Book signing at Larry Edmunds Books in Hollywood

A book signing was hosted at Larry Edmunds Books in Hollywood on August 24.  Ross Anderson (Pulling a Rabbit Out of a Hat) and Tom Sito (Drawing the Line; The Untold Story of the Animation Unions, Moving Innovation: History of Computer Animation, and Eat, Drink, Animate) spoke about the making of ‘Who …

Richard Williams and the Shah brothers

It is impossible to discuss Richard Williams without discussing ‘The Thief’, a project that consumed much of his career.  ‘The Thief’ had its origins in the mid-1960s when Richard Williams became very interested in Sufism, which is a concept related to an inner mysticalaspect of Islam – although some Sufi …

Upcoming book signings

The past six weeks have been a whirlwind of the trip to Annecy and London, then work travel, then some vacation travel, and then retirement. The photo above was taken at an impromptu book signing for family and friends on the dock at a cottage in Ontario.  Some public book …

Roger Rabbit trading cards

The 1987 Topps Who Framed Roger Rabbit trading card series included 132 cards and 22 stickers.  It was back in the day that packages of trading cards included a stick of bubblegum. Interestingly, Topps was acquired by Michael Eisner’s The Tornante Company in 2007.

Jessica Rabbit figures

Collecting Jessica Rabbit figures and images could be a full-time hobby.  Many figures were produced as statuettes, snow globes, toys, Christmas decorations, and dolls.  Here is a small selection of Jessica figures.   In 1997, Disney artists Kevin Kidney and Jodi Daily designed prototype figures for the ‘Tiny Kingdom’ collectible …