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  • Animation: John Sutherland’s Rhapsody of Steel
    Today we scanned a read-along storybook adaptation of John Sutherland’s industrial film, Rhapsody of Steel (1959). Sutherland’s studio was very influential in the mid-1950s, employing some of the best designers in the business. This film is no ex…
    - 2 days ago, 17 Sep 18, 3:11pm -
  • Illustration: Bozo And His Rocket Ship
    In 1946, a young producer at Capitol Records, Alan Livingston was assigned the task of developing a children’s line for the fledgling record company. He came up with the idea of a read-along record and book set featuring a circus clown named Bozo.…
    - 5 days ago, 14 Sep 18, 3:48pm -
  • Illustration: Gustaf Tenggren and the Genesis of the Golden Book Style
    In the twenties, Gustav Tenggren had been paid handsomely for his work. At Disney, his position guaranteed steady work. But the wartime economy changed all that. Publishers were no longer able to pay him to work a week or more on a single painting an…
    - 6 days ago, 13 Sep 18, 3:48pm -
  • Animation: Ralph Bakshi’s Phone Doodles
    Today, I hope you’ll allow me to tell you about someone I have had the honor of working closely with. He’s my hero too. If anyone ever creates a Mount Rushmore of animation, his head should be right up front, grinning with a stub of a cigarette i…
    - 7 days ago, 12 Sep 18, 3:43pm -
  • Voice Acting: Mel Blanc on Advertising
    Cartoon Brew posted the cover of this record, so it’s a good time to rerun our MP3 of this great speech by Mel Blanc. Enjoy! There’s one aspect of animation that I haven’t dealt with much yet- Voice Acting. My own research in this area is prett…
    - 8 days ago, 11 Sep 18, 3:44pm -
  • Animation: The History of the Chipmunks
    I got my start in animation at Bagdasarian Productions producing the NBC Saturday morning Chipmunks series, so I’ve always been interested in the history of the Chipmunks. It’s a real-life rags to riches story. Ross Bagdasarian Sr. (who went by t…
    - 9 days ago, 10 Sep 18, 3:28pm -
  • Learning To Animate: Simplicity vs Complexity
    We had a question from a Facebook follower… It was in reference to the motion studies Nicholas John Pozega has been posting every day… “What kind of relevance do the the motion and principles of cartoons like Popeye and Mickey Mouse hold to con…
    - 12 days ago, 7 Sep 18, 1:08pm -
  • STUDENTS! Join Animation Resources and SAVE During Our Back to School Sale!
    STUDENT MEMBERSHIP SIGNUP: https://animationresources.org/membership/levels/ Back to school time is time to save when you join Animation Resources as a student member! For the month of September our Student Membership will be discounted to only $50/y…
    - 13 days ago, 6 Sep 18, 1:45pm -
  • Illustration: Mabel Lucie Attwell’s Peter Pan and Wendy
    There often seems to be a disconnect between the illustrators Walt Disney hired to do inspirational artwork for his films and the designs he actually ended up using. On Snow White, Disney hired the amazing painter, Gustaf Tenggren; but his instructio…
    - 14 days ago, 5 Sep 18, 3:54pm -
  • Theory: Olaf Gulbransson And The Magic of Drawing
    The average person who looks at a drawing doesn’t see the thought process that goes into creating it. He just sees the image. If you don’t understand the principles that go into organizing a piece of art, the act of drawing appears to be magic. T…
    - 15 days ago, 4 Sep 18, 3:49pm -

ASIFA-Hollywood

  • GKids and Nickelodeon Special Screenings of Lu Over The Wall and The Night Is Short, Walk On Girl

    GKids and Nickelodeon Special Screenings of Lu Over The Wall and The Night Is Short, Walk On Girl

    The first two films on the GKIDS 2018 feature film slate, LU OVER THE WALL and NIGHT IS SHORT, WALK ON GIRL will screen for ASIFA Members at Nickelodeon on September 14th and 19th respectively. Lu Over The Wall Kai is a gloomy but talented middle sch…
    - 11 days ago, 9 Sep 18, 2:45am -
  • The American Cinematheque Presents Classic Animation On the Big Screen

    The American Cinematheque Presents Classic Animation On the Big Screen

    Friday, August 31 – 7:30 PM 50th Anniversary! YELLOW SUBMARINE 1968, Abramorama, 85 min. Dir. George Dunning Once upon a time, or maybe twice, there was an unearthly paradise called Pepperland, a place where happiness and music reigned supreme. But…
    - 24 days ago, 27 Aug 18, 1:55am -
  • ASIFA’s Annual Membership Drive, Now Through December 15. 2018

    ASIFA’s Annual Membership Drive, Now Through December 15. 2018

    The deadline to join ASIFA-Hollywood or to renew professional level memberships and register to participate in the 46th Annie Award voting is midnight Saturday, December 15. Delivery of screeners, however, is not guaranteed unless professional member…
    - 24 days ago, 27 Aug 18, 1:45am -
  • Nominating Committee Judges Continues Through September 15, 2018

    Nominating Committee Judges Continues Through September 15, 2018

    Now through September 15, ASIFA-Hollywood will be conducting this year’s Call for Judges. All judges, whether they have applied in the past or are enrolling for the first time, must submit a new application. Judges do not need to be ASIFA-Hollywood…
    - 24 days ago, 27 Aug 18, 1:38am -
  • Annie Awards 46 Call for Submissions Continues

    Annie Awards 46 Call for Submissions Continues

    ASIFA-Hollywood’s ‘Call for Entries’ for the 46th Annual Annie Awards™ are now in their fourth week. This year’s awards include 10 Production categories and 22 Achievement categories as well as honorary awards for lifetime accomplishment, p…
    - 24 days ago, 27 Aug 18, 1:32am -
  • ‘Call for Entrees’ for the 46th Annie Awards

    ‘Call for Entrees’ for the 46th Annie Awards

    BURBANK, Calif. (August 1, 2018) – The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announced today its ‘Call for Entries’ for the 46th Annual Annie Awards™ to begin on Wednesday, August 1. Honoring excellence in the field of animati…
    - 49 days ago, 1 Aug 18, 12:51pm -
  • ASIFA-Hollywood at San Diego Comic-Con 2018

    ASIFA-Hollywood at San Diego Comic-Con 2018

    ASIFA-Hollywood is going to be at San Diego Comic Con this July and we want to see you there! Be sure to visit our booth at space 1534 and say hello to us! We’re currently in the planning stages of the event and we’ll post updated information as…
    - 68 days ago, 14 Jul 18, 2:46am -
  • Press Release: Animation Educators Forum Announce 2018-19 Student Scholarship Recipients

    Press Release: Animation Educators Forum Announce 2018-19 Student Scholarship Recipients

    BURBANK, Calif. (June 26, 2018) – ASIFA-Hollywood and the Animation Educators Forum (AEF) are proud to announce the scholarship winners for academic year 2018-2019. This year’s scholarships total $40,000 and will be distributed to ten (10) studen…
    - 85 days ago, 26 Jun 18, 11:05am -
  • ASIFA-Hollywood’s Open Source Initiative Bears Fruit!

    ASIFA-Hollywood’s Open Source Initiative Bears Fruit!

    ASIFA-Hollywood continues its commitment to open source animation technology this month with a special development sponsorship to Synfig, a 2D vector graphics animation program. The amount awarded was $2000. This grant will help keep a new developer…
    - 87 days ago, 25 Jun 18, 1:01am -
  • Members Screening of Hotel Transylvania 3 on July 7

    Members Screening of Hotel Transylvania 3 on July 7

    Sony Pictures Animation Invites You and Your Family (Member +3) to an Exclusive Screening of HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 3: SUMMER VACATION Join our favorite monster family as they embark on a luxury monster cruise ship so Drac can take a summer vacation from…
    - 87 days ago, 25 Jun 18, 12:54am -

Big Screen Animation

  • Hello world!
    Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start writing!
    - 39 days ago, 11 Aug 18, 3:37pm -

Cartoon Brew

Cooked Art

DYLAN GLYNN

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

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

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

    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

    Bronwyn


    - 15 Mar 13, 7:52pm -
  • Weirdo

    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

    Piggy


    - 3 Mar 13, 9:20pm -
MyPopMuse
MyPopMuse
MyPopMuse
MyPopMuse

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

      In The Lights

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