Category Archives: Animation

Learn to Draw series: Ray the Firefly from “Princess and the Frog”

One of my favorite new video series from Disney is “Learn to Draw” where a Disney animator or character artist takes you through the steps of creating one of Disney’s iconic animated characters. Up next is everybody’s favorite Firefly from … Continue reading

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Moana – Disney’s New Polynesian Princess

Lost in the success of Elsa & Anna’s “Frozen,” was the announcement of a new Disney heroine who hails from much warmer climates – the polynesian isles to be exact. “Moana” is a computer animated comedy coming from Walt Disney … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday at El Capitan theater – Hercules

Disney’s El Capitan theater is having a Throwback Thursday event next week with a showing of Disney’s animated feature Hercules. The 35th animated Disney feature was released in 1997 and was directed by Ron Clements and John Musker. The show … Continue reading

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ABC to air behind the scenes look at the making of Disney’s Frozen

Fans just can’t get enough of Disney’s Frozen. The tale of unusual friendships and the power of sisterly love will soon get it’s own “Making Of” special to air on the ABC Network. “The Story of Frozen: Making a Disney … Continue reading

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Learn to Draw: Oswald the Lucky Rabbit

I visited Disney’s Hollywood Studios for years before I ever stepped foot in the learn to draw Animation Academy. It was a blast and I’ve been back frequently since then. What many guests don’t realize is that there is a … Continue reading

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