Disney's Art of animation: from Mickey Mouse to Beauty and the Beast

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Hyperion, Nov 30, 1991 - Fiction - 208 pages
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Thomas celebrates the magic of animation, explaining the basic techniques and giving examples of story sketches, layout animation drawings and background paintings--all the elements that go into the making of an animated film. With the cooperation of Walt Disney Productions, the publication of the book will tie in with the upcoming film Beauty and the Beast. 200 full-color illustrations.

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Review: Disney's Art of Animation #1: From Mickey Mouse, To Beauty and the Beast

User Review  - Rachel Nabors - Goodreads

I picked up this edition of the book specifically because it was recommended on a "list of books for aspiring animators." It is a delightfully light introduction to the history of Disney animation ... Read full review

Review: Disney's Art of Animation #1: From Mickey Mouse, To Beauty and the Beast

User Review  - Bree Johnson - Goodreads

Disney Beauty and the Beast: This book is a tale of love and perseverance. I would use this book in the discussion part of the building knowledge part of a lesson plan. The goal would be for children ... Read full review

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Thomas is the first author to be honored with a star on Hollywood Boulevard's walk of fame.

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