Interview

The art of storyboarding with Ridley Scott…

School is in session…

Imaginism Studios

“Pen & Pixel” profiles the illustrator Bobby Chiu and his team of artists at Imaginism Studios, located in Toronto, Canada. This short documentary allows a glimpse at their exciting work in the field of digital art as well as exploring their philosophies on a medium that has taken art to a new level…

Frankenhole’s New Castle!

Mary Shelley’s Frankenhole is a stop motion show on Cartoon Network’s  ’Adult Swim’. Helping hype the next batch of 10 episodes, series creator Dino Stamatopoulos (who you may recognise as ‘Starburns’ from Community) is refreshingly self-deprecating and somewhat critical of the inaugural season in this behind-the-scenes assembly that takes us to the show’s new home at Starburns Industries

Behind South Park!

Here’s a cool featurette taking us behind the scenes of South Park, it’s a 5-minute online-only assembly of the story 60 minutes recently did on the show, it should get your pulse racing as Matt and Trey whip through the production of another episode in 6 days…

The Do It Yourself Animation Show!

Watch this rad clip Monty Python’s Terry Gilliam explain how he creates his famous cut-out animations…

Dan Castellaneta…

Here’s something cool you don’t see a lot of, Dan Castellaneta talking through his various voices he does on The Simpsons and the influences behind them…

Andreas Deja Interview..

Marc Loos of the French pop culture site Cloneweb posted this brief recent interview with Andreas Deja in which he reveals his thoughts on his career, doing CG versus hand drawn, and what might come next from the Disney studio…

Making Of ‘Samurai Jack’

Ahhh Youtube you are a tresure trove of treats for sure… here’s a behind the scenes “featurette” of one of my favourite shows of all time Cartoon Networks ‘Samurai Jack’…

Bakshi speaks!!!

Here’s a great and inspiring talk from Ralph Bakshi from a panel he did at Comic Con. What ever you think of his work (I’m not too much of a fan myself) he says some of the most spot on stuff I’ve ever heard any artist say about the industry at present and how to work through it, KIDS JUST OUT OF FILM/ANIMATION SCHOOL TAKE NOTE…

How To Draw Finn…

Here’s a cool “behind-the-scenes” clip from my new favourite show ‘Adventure Time’, it features head character designer Phil Rynda

From The Trenches of Adventure Time: How to Draw Finn! (With Phil Rynda) from fredseibert on Vimeo.