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Animator Harry Holt at Work and with His Drawings

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Disney Historian Jim Korkis wrote a feature article for the AllEars® Newsletter that ran on January 10, 2017. In it, he told the story of Disney animator and sculptor Harry Holt, who started a new Disney career in 1987 at the age of 76 in a nook in the lobby of the Disneyana Collectibles Store … Continue reading "Animator Harry Holt at Work and with His Drawings"
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Monorail guru Bob Gurr talks about Monty … and his concept drawing of the famed transit vehicle

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Bob Gurr’s original drawing of the monorail, sketched in late 1958. The color was added by Disney Legend John Hench. Hey, Bob Gurr … now that you’ve completed a documentary showing the world just how you designed some of the world’s most innovative theme park attractions, what are you going to do next? “My next … Continue reading "Monorail guru Bob Gurr talks about Monty … and his concept drawing of the famed transit vehicle"
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Magic of Disney Animation at Hollywood Studios may be closing, but drawing lessons remain at Walt Disney World

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The Magic of Disney Animation at Hollywood Studios is closing, local media outlets, including the Orlando Sentinel, have confirmed this week. The attraction features a short movie about Disney animation; two character greeting areas; and Animation Academy, where guests can learn to draw popular characters. The Magic of Disney Animation closes on July 13, so the last day for guests is July 12.
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Drawing Disney at the Animation Academy – Disney California Adventure

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One of my favorite (and I think often overlooked) areas at Disney California Adventure is the Animation Building. In addition to Turtle Talk with Crush, the Toy Story Zoetrope, and The Sorcerer’s Workshop, guests can also visit the Animation Academy. This is a ~15-minute session where a Disney animator teaches those in the session how … Continue reading "Drawing Disney at the Animation Academy – Disney California Adventure"
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Disney Explorer’s Lodge at Hong Kong Disneyland

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By Mike Schiller AllEars® Guest Columnist Feature Article This article appeared in the September 18, 2018 Issue #991 of ALL EARS® (ISSN: 1533-0753)   Editor’s Note: This story/information was accurate when it was published. Please be sure to confirm all current rates, information and other details before planning your trip.   I’ve written in the … Continue reading "Disney Explorer’s Lodge at Hong Kong Disneyland"
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