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  • newIllustration: 30s & 40s Colliers Illustrations
    Yesterday, we had a wonderful surprise. Animation Resources supporter Kent Butterworth stopped by lugging eight huge bound volumes under his arm. They were library copies of Colliers magazine from the late 1940s and early 1950s. He allowed us to digi…
    - 6 hours ago, 22 May 18, 1:41pm -
  • Theory: CGI Animators Should Think Like ARTISTS
    You probably have never heard of William Lee Hankey, but he was a pioneer in the field of illustrated books at the turn of the century. Hankey was one of the first illustrators to paint to suit the newly invented four color offset printing process. H…
    - 4 days ago, 18 May 18, 3:19pm -
  • Instruction: Composition- How To Make Pictures
    Seeing the fantastic examples by Mary Blair, Milt Gross and Jack Kirby on the internet reminds me how UN-designed many animated films and print cartoons are today. Mark Kennedy has a great post on Rhythmic Composition that you’ll want to check out…
    - 5 days ago, 17 May 18, 3:35pm -
  • Stan Freberg 1926-2015: The Stan Freberg Show 1957
    Daws Butler and Stan Freberg accept the Emmy Award for "Time For Beany". STAN FREBERG August 7, 1926 – April 7, 2015 Animation Resources supporter, Rich Borowy has been contributing some wonderful material to our digital database. Here’s another…
    - 6 days ago, 16 May 18, 3:22pm -
  • Theory: WWI and WWII Propaganda
    Back when I was in college, I was wandering through a junk shop and found a file folder that was stamped "Return To Louis Van Den Ecker, Technical Director". I peeked inside and found a pile of interesting clippings. It was a reference file dealing w…
    - 8 days ago, 14 May 18, 2:54pm -
  • Story: Louise Zingarelli’s Cool World Storyboards
    Recently, there’s been a flurry of posts around the blogosphere about development executives and the impact they have on the cartoons you see in theaters and on television. See John K’s post, Why Rock Stars Should Be Animation Executives and the…
    - 11 days ago, 11 May 18, 3:46pm -
  • Theory: Big Boy and the Power of Licensing- A Cautionary Tale
    In 1936, entrepeneur Bob Wian opened a small lunch stand. He had a brilliant, yet slightly devious idea for a hamburger. If he took a standard hamburger bun and sliced it down the middle twice, instead of once… and if he took a standard hamburger p…
    - 12 days ago, 10 May 18, 1:31pm -
  • Exhibit: Carlo Vinci’s Student Life Drawing
    All of us at Animation Resources are deeply grateful to the family of legendary animator Carlo Vinci for the material they have shared with us over the past couple of years. Around 1929, Vinci attended the prestigious National Academy of Design in Ne…
    - 13 days ago, 9 May 18, 3:35pm -
  • Exhibit: Carlo Vinci Shows Us How To Pick An Animation School
    Today, I read a post on Cartoon Brew titled When Angry Animation Students Attack. Apparently, an animation student became frustrated by the poor quality of instruction at his school, so he crapped out his final film and ended it with a credit for his…
    - 14 days ago, 8 May 18, 3:25pm -
  • Design: Terry-Toons’ Temperamental Lion
    Today, we digitized some great Terrytoons model sheets that Carlo Vinci’s family loaned to us… This one is particularly interesting to me… …because it’s from one of the very best Terrytoons of the time, "The Temperamental Lion". Connie Rasi…
    - 15 days ago, 7 May 18, 12:38pm -


Big Screen Animation

  • How to Install Kodi On Smart TV- Guide to Use Kodi

    How to Install Kodi On Smart TV- Guide to Use Kodi

    It is really a good time to watch the movie or your favorite show on TV with the family. Your…The post How to Install Kodi On Smart TV- Guide to Use Kodi appeared first on Big Screen Animated Tools.
    - 14 days ago, 9 May 18, 1:11am -
  • Guide to Fix MacBook Battery Not Charging

    Guide to Fix MacBook Battery Not Charging

    When we choose to buy a laptop over a desktop, there is only one major reason which dominates the decision…The post Guide to Fix MacBook Battery Not Charging appeared first on Big Screen Animated Tools.
    - 86 days ago, 25 Feb 18, 9:22am -
  • Fix Printer Error State – Step By Step Guide

    Fix Printer Error State – Step By Step Guide

    There are many users who face Printer in Error State while operating their systems. This is an issue that commonly…The post Fix Printer Error State – Step By Step Guide appeared first on Big Screen Animated Tools.
    - 96 days ago, 16 Feb 18, 4:30am -

Cartoon Brew

Cooked Art


  • new stuff. seriously though just follow me on tumblr or something.

    new stuff. seriously though just follow me on tumblr or something.

    - 28 May 14, 2:37pm -
  • http://dylanglynn.tumblr.com


    Hey world,It's me. yeah I'm, I'm here now, no no don't get up uh, I gotta go, I'm not gonna come back this time I don't think. But I just thought I'd say good by or something. You know it's hard for me to look at you. He had your eyes. So uh,…
    - 24 Oct 13, 9:30pm -
  • All These Things That I've Done

    All These Things That I've Done

    Oh boy. Haven't posted in a long time. I've been posting on tumblr though <<<<<< so that's kind of the place to find me if your looking.Here is some of the stuff I post there.One day soon I will probably stop posting here.  And only post on tumblr.I…
    - 28 Apr 13, 11:00pm -
  • Let's All Be Free Film Festival
    Hey peeps, if you live in the London area / are going to be in or around Covent Garden this weekend.(ie James, and Emily)My grad film "Circle Square" is going to be having its fancy European premier this weekend at the "Let's All Be Free Film Festiva…
    - 2 Apr 13, 3:11pm -
  • Bronwyn


    - 15 Mar 13, 7:52pm -
  • Weirdo


    - 15 Mar 13, 7:34pm -
  • Scar Bros

    Scar Bros

    Joke for Torontonians
    - 15 Mar 13, 7:33pm -
  • Who Are You

    Who Are You

    - 10 Mar 13, 9:54pm -
  • Soul Pancake

    Soul Pancake

    Rainn Wilson's Soul Pancake
    - 4 Mar 13, 9:39pm -
  • Piggy


    - 3 Mar 13, 9:20pm -
Dosha Pops
Dosha Pops
Dosha Pops
Dosha Pops

Funny Cute

  • Game of Thrones, Downton Abbey, and Strip Search

    Game of Thrones, Downton Abbey, and Strip Search

    Yeesh, I'm seriously terrible about updating this blog.  Lately I've just had a lot to do, which means not much time for drawing personal stuff.  Hopefully that'll change soon.  Also, if you want to see new art more often, you can check my tumblr…
    - 1 Mar 13, 3:18pm -
  • 2008, Women of Star Trek post-its

    2008, Women of Star Trek post-its

    There's this amazing photo set on Flickr that I stumbled upon one day called "The Galactically Hot Women of Star Trek", and it inspired a ton of post-it drawings. Here's most of them, in no order.I sure drew some weird eyes around this time.I was se…
    - 15 Nov 12, 12:57pm -
  • Skadi book and CTN!!

    Skadi book and CTN!!

    I'm pretty happy...I was thinking I wouldn't be able to make it to CTNX this year, but it turns out I can! Also, I will be there selling the Skadi book, which is finally done!  It feels really exciting to hold a finished book in my hands.  Pretty n…
    - 8 Nov 12, 2:29pm -
  • Girls fighting pens, goddesses, and somber redheads

    Girls fighting pens, goddesses, and somber redheads

    Yikes, I haven't been updating this blog much!  Here's some recent stuff, though.  A lot of it has appeared on my Tumblr, so sorry for the repetition.  I got this neat pose book in Little Tokyo with people fighting, so here are some tiny doodles…
    - 3 Oct 12, 6:46pm -
  • Mostly Conan, plus Khaleesi.

    Mostly Conan, plus Khaleesi.

    I haven't had much time for drawing lately, but here are some sketches I did a while ago while re-watching Conan the Barbarian for the 50th time.  They look a bit somber to me.  I still feel weird drawing men, so it's harder to loosen up.  I'm als…
    - 4 Jun 12, 4:11pm -
  • Post that has nothing to do with Valentine's

    Post that has nothing to do with Valentine's

    The next few posts I want to do will be about my hillbilly comic characters, but since I still need to go digging to find them, here are some drawings that were originally put up on my Tumblr. Here's Anne and Lore from Don't Deliver Us From Evil (ag…
    - 14 Feb 12, 2:30am -
  • New drawing and new postcards for sale

    New drawing and new postcards for sale

    I made this drawing in Photoshop for fun, and ended up kind of liking it.The original sketchbook version is always better though, at least to me.Anyhow, I thought it would look cute as a little print, so I got four more drawings together and made a p…
    - 26 Jan 12, 1:46am -
  • Unfinished, unnamed hillfolk comic

    Unfinished, unnamed hillfolk comic

    So I've had this comic idea that I've wanted to do for a few years now, but I can't seem to get it started. I have the three main characters more or less figured out, but I can't seem to get the story or style nailed down.If this comic actually exis…
    - 10 Jan 12, 1:34am -
  • Watercolors, French girls, sociopathy

    Watercolors, French girls, sociopathy

    Finally, some new stuff. Here are some girlie watercolors I did tonight.I've been in a big drawing rut for a while now, but forced myself to draw while I watched this French 70's movie, "Don't Deliver Us From Evil." I've wanted to get away from jus…
    - 21 Oct 11, 3:21am -
  • Old and new

    Old and new

    Finally, some new stuff.A seaside-colored girl.Cora, being dreary.I've been drawing a lot of models lately. I think these ones are from the Urban Outfitters website and America's Next Top Model.Here's some sketchbook stuff I had posted earlier, befo…
    - 10 Oct 11, 2:18am -

Jinx the Monkey :: Drip!

  • A-Camping We Will Go!

    A-Camping We Will Go!

    I have a new story in SpongeBob Comics #22 (in stores now!) and it's camping-themed. Around this time last summer, comics editor Chris Duffy asked me if I'd be interested in doing a comic with a poster spread in the middle—basically, a giant illust…
    - 18 Sep 15, 9:12am -
  • Evolution-Health: Back Pain

    Evolution-Health: Back Pain

    Starting back in October of 2012, I began work on an assignment at FableVision that would quickly become my favorite project of the year. I've written before about the animation-science connection that happens often at my company—we often use film…
    - 18 Sep 15, 9:12am -
  • Evolution-Health: Sunburn

    Evolution-Health: Sunburn

    Ending the week of show-and-tell, here's the final set of designs from the Evolution-Health animations we made at FableVision for the New York Hall of Science. The last one is on Sunburn—why some of us ended up with pale skin to begin with, and…
    - 18 Sep 15, 9:11am -
  • Follow me on tumblr

    Follow me on tumblr

    Hey, I know a handful of folks still check in over here (thank you), so I apologize for the lack of updates...since September. I just tried to get a new post going but I'm running into compression and color issues. (Looks like I'm not the only one.)…
    - 6 Jan 14, 9:13pm -
  • desertscape / 2013 wrap

    desertscape / 2013 wrap

    Okay, here goes... looks like I've cracked through some of the image-posting issues I was having (previously). The new year has kicked in. I sketched up and colored this image the other day (drawing, below). I was out west for a couple weeks in Octo…
    - 6 Jan 14, 9:12pm -
  • MICE 2013 poster

    MICE 2013 poster

    The Massachusetts Independent Comics Expo (MICE) is coming up in just a couple weeks. This year the festival is expanding to two full days, September 28 and 29. I was asked over the summer if I'd be interested in designing one of the posters, and thi…
    - 17 Sep 13, 11:53pm -
  • little leaf dude

    little leaf dude

    - 15 Aug 13, 7:56am -
  • Flora and Red Ned

    Flora and Red Ned

    - 14 Aug 13, 10:51pm -
  • Brain #1 Mini-comic

    Brain #1 Mini-comic

    You can now purchase the mini-comic I had at MeCAF and CAKE over at my online store. It’s 44 pages, black & white, and is the first full-length story featuring my brain character, who first appeared as my twitter avatar and later in a couple short…
    - 26 Jun 13, 2:56pm -
  • New comics and prints for CAKE

    New comics and prints for CAKE

    I’ll be at the Chicago Alternative Comics Expo (CAKE) this weekend with all sorts of new stuff. I debuted Brain #1 at MeCAF, but I have a bunch more printed, folded, and stapled with a brand new color cover. I’m really excited to share this comic…
    - 13 Jun 13, 12:21am -

Nick Cross Animation

Dragon Frame


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