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Mel Birnkrant website: http://melbirnkrant.com/ all videos and images copyright Mel Birnkrant As many of the readers of this blog already know, I am a HUGE fan of toy inventor Mel Birnkrant (learn more about Mel’s art). Over the past year … Continue reading
30 YEARS OF GARBAGE: The Garbage Pail Kids Story Kickstarter: http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/ As a HUGE fan of the Garbage Pail Kids I was thrilled to find out last week about the AWESOME Kickstarter started to document the story of the Garbage … Continue reading
Art DVDs: Fire and Ice / Frazetta: Painting with Fire (Two-Disc Limited Edition)! Interview with Director of “Painting with Fire” Lance Laspina!
Fire and Ice / Frazetta: Painting with Fire (Two-Disc Limited Edition) amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Fire-Ice-Two-Disc-Limited-Edition images and videos copyright Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Disc One: The Making of Fire and Ice Bakshi on Frazetta Sean Hannon’s Diary Notes Behind-the-Scenes Still Gallery Theatrical … Continue reading
Artbooks: Legacy: Selected Paintings and Drawings by the Grand Master of Fantastic Art, Frank Frazetta!
One of my all time FAVORITE artbooks is “Legacy: Selected Paintings and Drawings by the Grand Master of Fantastic Art, Frank Frazetta”! The images in the book of Frazetta’s MASTERPIECES are beautifully reproduced in AWESOME large format (9×12). The book … Continue reading
James Gurney blog: www.gurneyjourney.blogspot.com/ website: www.jamesgurney.com/ youtube: http://www.youtube.com/user/gurneyjourney/videos images and video copyright James Gurney Join artist James Gurney in his studio as he shows you how he creates two dinosaur paintings for Scientific American magazine. Gurney demonstrates and explains every … Continue reading
Bob Burns website: http://bobburns.mycottage.com/index.html Beast Wishes webiste: http://www.beastwishes.com facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BeastWishes images/video copyright Frank Dietz Trish Geiger Bob Burns is a movie memorabilia collecting LEGEND! He has collected CLASSIC movie props from MASTERPIECE films like King Kong, Aliens, Gremlins, Star Wars … Continue reading
I was thrilled to recently discover that Disney has a set of books out called “Walt Disney Animation Studios the Archive Series”. I’ve never heard or seen the books till this week (looks like they came out in 2008?) but … Continue reading
Artbooks: Sean Andrew Murray’s “Gateway: The Book of Wizards” UPDATE and “Sketchbook Collection Volume 1″!
Sean Andrew Murray website: www.seanandrewmurray.com blogspot: www.sketchsam.blogspot.com images and video copyright Sean Andrew Murray I recently got the chance to talk to the GREAT Sean Andrew Murray about his upcoming “Gateway: Book of Wizards Book”. For those of you who … Continue reading
Artbooks: Artbook-Passion.com’s AWESOME “The Legend of Zelda: Hyrule Historia” Artbook Video Review!
Artbook-Passion.com is my FAVORITE site for artbook reviews. Really AWESOME, fun and complete reviews of some of the COOLEST artbooks out! They recently did a video review of the AMAZING arbook “The Legend of Zelda: Hyrule Historia”! Be sure to check … Continue reading
Treasures of Long Gone John has been on my “most wanted dvds” list for a long time….too long! I’ve wanted this dvd for MANY reasons. From Treasures of Long Gone John facebook: “The Treasures of Long Gone John” is a … Continue reading
The Art of Star Wars, Episode I – The Phantom Menace Hardcover: 224 pages Publisher: Del Rey avaliable at Amazon.com In my opinon The Art of Star Wars Episode 1 is LEGENDARY! For years I have been coming back to … Continue reading
Exciting times are here! Looks like Bobby Chiu with Imaginism Studios and Studio NX are pushing the art form of comic books to new levels with animated interactive comic books for the iPad and other tables!!!! The results of “NIKO … Continue reading
Famous Monster Movie Art of Basil Gogos Paperback: 168 pages Publisher: VANGUARD PRODUCTIONS (March 24, 2006) (available at Amazon.com) “Famous Monster Movie Art of Basil Gogos” has been on my “must buy” list for far too long. Its so great … Continue reading
Drew Struzan’s “Conceiving and Creating the Hellboy Movie Poster Art” DVD Runtime: 100 min Available At: http://www.reelideas.com/drew/ and Amazon.com Drew Struzan’s “Conceiving and Creating the Hellboy Movie Poster Art” Instructional DVD has been on my want list for a long … Continue reading
Sean Andrew Murray website: www.seanandrewmurray.com blogspot: www.sketchsam.blogspot.com images and video copyright Sean Andrew Murray So many exciting artbooks and DVDs coming out in 2013, but I would have to say none are more exciting than Sean Andrew Murray’s “Gateway: The … Continue reading
I’m a HUGE fan of Ray Harryhausen and the amazing stop-motion work he has done in some of my favorite films, Clash of the Titans, Jason and the Argonauts and on and on! Back in the 70′s and 80′s Ray … Continue reading
Garbage Pail Kids Hardcover: 224 pages Publisher: Abrams ComicArts (April 1, 2012) (available at Amazon.com) One of the best gifts I got in 2012 was the Garbage Pail Kids book! When I read on Garbage Pail Kids creator John Pound’s … Continue reading
www.ThePerfectBait.com Bobby Chiu is an amazing artist. He is also an incredibly successful artist! From doing concept art on Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland film to starting his own art school, Schoolism! I look forward to posting a lot about … Continue reading
Will Elder: The Mad Playboy of Art http://amzn.com/1560976039 I’ve been wanting Will Elder’s artbook for a few years but never got around to getting it! The art looks amazing! Amazon describes the book “The co-creator of MAD and Little Annie … Continue reading
Jean-Baptiste Monge (link) is one of my favorite artists of all time. And when you hear one of your favorite artist of all time is coming out with a new artbook based on illustration and concept art the hair on … Continue reading