How To Draw Popeye

Scans of an entire how-to-draw Popeye book from 1939 have been published online.

The Legend of the “Legend of Tembo”

How the film’s co-director Aaron Blaise is keeping the memory of Digital Domain’s unproduced “Legend of Tembo” alive.

How-To: Glen Keane Animates A Dance

Glen Keane presented an animation demo at CalArts last weekend. Part of his talk, in which he animates a dance, was captured on video and …

Larry Larson’s Puppet Armature DVD

I’ve been meaning to give this unique DVD a plug for sometime. If you’re a filmmaker looking to make perfect ball and socket armatures …

The Relevance of Mime in Animation

Paris-trained mime Lorin Eric Salm answers the age-old question, Are mimes relevant in animation? That’s only second in importance to the …

Terry Gilliam Teaches Cut-Out Animation

Wow, here’s something I’d never seen before: Monty Python animator Terry Gilliam discussing his animation techniques on Bob Godfrey’s …

Chronicle’s Fall 2011 Animation Books

My favorite publisher Chronicle Books recently announced their fall publishing line-up and it includes three books that may be of …