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Dumbo’s Mother: Adrienne Tytla
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
December 13, 2019 posted by Jim Korkis

Dumbo’s Mother: Adrienne Tytla

Adrienne le Clerc met her husband Bill Tytla in 1936 when she was a 22-year-old actress and fashion model from Seattle, earning extra money by posing for Disney Studio art classes.

New “Old” Animation
THUNDERBEAN THURSDAY
December 12, 2019 posted by Steve Stanchfield

New “Old” Animation

Several new TV spots are done in retro style. I have to wonder how inspired these are from Cuphead — and I wonder what the future holds in terms of further stylistic influence.

How Grim Was My Pilgrim (Part 2)
Animation Trails
December 4, 2019 posted by Charles Gardner

How Grim Was My Pilgrim (Part 2)

Well, the birds have been carved, and a lucky few Thanks-givers got their wish on the big end of the wishbone. But we’re still loaded down with leftovers from last week’s bountiful feast of animated Pilgrim depictions.