“Melting POP” is the latest animation film from the wonderfully, wild mind of Alexandre Dubosc.
The son of cartoonist Bil Keane (The Family Circus), Glen learned early on the importance of holding onto your childhood creativity—and how art can powerfully convey emotion.
“Bicycle Boy” is a series of 10 watercolor paintings by Mateusz Urbanowicz inspired by the Studio Ghibli film, ‘Whisper of the Heart’.
Animated short discusses the difference between empathy and sympathy; and the power of vulnerability.
In “McQueen has no hands”, Pixar artist Rob Gibbs recounts the time he had to draw a scene with the following direction: “McQueen produces a map”.
Even more impressive than their animation skills (which are second to none) is Pixar’s ability to tug at your heartstrings with characters and stories that you connect with.
Rotoscoping was a technique Disney animators frequently used to recycle footage from older animated films. They would draw over existing animation cells to make new scenes with characters with similar designs, characteristics, and movements. This technique helped save time and money. You can also watch pt 2 embedded below. Movies featured: Sleeping Beauty, Beauty…