Category Archives: animation

Hayao Miyazaki

I was excited to find this site dedicated to news about Japan’s Father of Animation, Hayao Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli. Miyazaki’s credits include “Princess Mononoke”, “Spirited Away”, “Porco Rosso” and “My Neighbor Totoro” among many others. It looks like he … Continue reading

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The Venice Chronicles

Stumbled on this via the Totoro Forest Project blog, a neat little book of watercolors from Pixar artist Enrico Casarosa. The book is cheap ($19.95 for a autographed hardcover). I ordered mine earlier this week, should arrive any day now. … Continue reading

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Totoro Forest Project

Stumbled across this not too long ago; a fund raising art exhibit based on Hayao Miyazaki’s “My Neighbor Totoro”. Dozens of artist contributed work which was auctioned off and the funds used to buy a small area of forest in … Continue reading

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Viva la Ardman!

I love good animation and I love dry British humor, so I’ve always been a fan of Ardman Animations, from Creature Comforts to Wallace and Gromit. Ardman’s series of public service announcements for BBC, Creature Discomforts, use their considerable talents … Continue reading

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