Category: News & Updates

An American Tail Rotoscope Boat 4

I have a cousin in America

Throw Back to 1986. Most of you wouldn’t know this piece of trivia, but the two German seagulls waving and shouting “auf wiedersehen” to the departing ship, which is carrying Fieval and the Mouskewitz...

Mrs. Brisby's Concrete Cinder Block 3

Mrs. Brisby’s Concrete Cinder Block

Throwback Thursday to 1980. In order to deal with multiple points of view for storyboarding and layout, we decided to build a physical blown-up set for the interior of Mrs. Frisby’s (Brisby’s) home in...

A Troll In Central Park 1

Happy St Patrick’s Day 2016!

Ah… St. Patrick’s Day. . . After living and working in Ireland for almost eight years, we’re doing the same thing we did on St. Patrick’s Day when we were there – that is...

Missy the Cat 3

Who is “Missy” the Cel Painter?

Throwback Thursday: Don in his office doing character layout for the animators on The Secret of N.I.M.H. (circa 1980-81). “Missy”, the cat lays sprawled across his stack of drawings. Don had brought her to...