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Animation Anecdotes #303
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
March 3, 2017 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #303

Animator Dave Spafford created three versions of Woody Woodpecker – one for each nominee – to announce the winner of the 1991 Academy Award for Best Cartoon Short.

Weird “Woody Woodpecker” Records
ANIMATION SPIN
January 31, 2017 posted by

Weird “Woody Woodpecker” Records

Take a look at two “studio cast” LP’s from the late 1950’s featuring Walter Lantz Car-Tune songs that filled out their track lists with previously released recordings.

Red, White and Moon
WALTER LANTZ ARCHIVE
October 29, 2016 posted by

Red, White and Moon

Looking back, the moon landing was a harbinger of American destiny in the Cold War, with a revelation about what may have obscured an historic art gallery.

LaVerne Harding: Drawing with Resolve
WALTER LANTZ ARCHIVE
July 9, 2016 posted by Tom Klein

LaVerne Harding: Drawing with Resolve

Harding was part of a collective effort by the Universal animators that resulted in Walter Lantz taking his studio fully independent, just one of the many understated accomplishments of this remarkable woman.