1. Storyboards from Beauty and the Beast by Chris Sanders

  2. Making of Ookami Kodomo no Ame to Yuki (directed by Mamoru Hosoda)

  3. artbooksnat:

    Some of the many different looks for Arrietty during the design phase for The Secret World of Arrietty (借りぐらしのアリエッティ), illustrated by Studio Ghibli director Hiromasa Yonebayashi (米林宏昌). There are about 14 different concepts over 10 pages in the art book Hiromasa Yonebayashi Illustrations (Amazon JP | US).

  4. Pixar color keys during the years.

  5. ca-tsuka:

    Storyboards of Howl’s Moving Castle, by Mamoru Hosoda (The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, Summer Wars, Wolf Children).

    Hosoda was supposed to direct this Ghibli movie, but was fired during production, and replaced by Hayao Miyazaki.

    (images come from 2008 Mandarake auction)

    Mamoru Hosoda’s storyboards for Howl’s moving castle. He was going to be the director of the film until he was replaced for Miyazaki due to creativity differences.

  6. animationtidbits:

    Song of the Sea - Teaser

  7. scurviesdisneyblog:

    Up concept art by Lou Romano 

    Up color keys by Lou Romano.

About me

An aspiring animator, storyteller, pianist, filmmaker and sketching artist. A child of the 90s and an enthusiast in creating the illusion of life.

You'll find here my findings mainly about the making and production of animation, fan art, illustration, piano and gaming music and art. I adore Disney, Ghibli, Harry Potter, 90s Nicktoons, Pokemon, guitar, classical and ragtime piano.
I hope you find here some inspiration!