Category Archives: Artwork

DVC ‘A Fairy Tale Vacation’ Promotional Postcards

We’ve attended three presentations for the Disney Vacation Club system but just haven’t been able to put it all together yet. But part of the fun of researching DVC as a holiday provider option is receiving promotional materials. Once on … Continue reading

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DIY: ‘Baymax Loves Disney’ Original Artwork

Just a quick post to share a great piece of artwork we just received: Big Hero 6 was a big hit for Walt Disney Studios in 2014 (the highest-grossing film of that year). The character of Baymax, your personal EMT, … Continue reading

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Snoopy A to Z Throw Pillow from Hallmark

At my time of life, the favorite time of day is bedtime! Oh, to be sent to my room in the middle of the day for a time out… Or, if only I was a little Beagle with a comfortable … Continue reading

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Disney’s The Great Locomotive Chase Magazine Ad Page

The Great Locomotive Chase is a 1956 American historical adventure film produced by¬†Walt Disney. It was based on the real¬†locomotive chase of 1862 which occurred during the American Civil War. Walt was a history buff and so it is not … Continue reading

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Walt Disney World Vintage Jigsaw Puzzle from Whitman

Whitman grew through the 1920s primarily as a publisher and distributor of children’s books, puzzles, and board games, eventually publishing some Disney titles. You can find many examples of Whitman puzzles featuring Disney personalities, often engaged in some fun activity … Continue reading

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Disney Print Advertising Pages

Who would have thought that a page out of an old magazine could become a collectible just because it advertised a character, candy, or a mundane service? And when you combine a beloved product with a cool spokesperson… it even … Continue reading

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Zappo DC-3 Yellow Airplane Lamp

We usually expect to find just about any information we want on the Internet. But not so for this unusual Art Deco-style aviation-themed lamp. The current Zappo company seems to have a different focus now, with no items resembling this … Continue reading

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1957 FANTASIA Soundtrack LP

And this is why I still own a record player. Every once in a while I stumble across something truly special. Although Fantasia (released in 1940) was a critical success it was a box office disappointment for Walt Disney. His … Continue reading

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GOOFY Folk Art

We all love the artwork turned out by the Disney Studios and the many artists that are commissioned to render our favorite characters. But some of us are inspired to try to create pieces of our own. This unknown artist … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: Funny! (The Pixar Story Room)

Twenty-five Years of Laughter from the Pixar Story Room Forward by John Lasseter / Intro by Jason Katz Right out of the gate I will say this book was a disappointment. ‘Not Very Funny!’ would probably have been a more … Continue reading

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