Artful Disney

Walt Disney was many things, some positive and some truly negative.  But, one thing that could said of him, with little disputation, was his appreciation of employ artistry to construct artifice.  In the era of penny cartoons, he nearly went bankrupt producing a hand-hewn feature-length animation.  And, he was putting his own money where his…

Disney Type Matters

Disney is about great design right down to the type.  I wonder how many fonts are in the Disney style guide?  Would love love to know. We are great loves of font.  It might be because the girls are learning cursive or because we are hardcore doodlers.  But, either way, we are into text.  Here…

Wire-wrapped Stone Rings

The Story My daughters and I have big eyes.  I do mean this literally.  We are the sort of people accused of staring even when our lids are at exhausted half-mast.  But, I also mean in terms of desire.  We have to use every ounce of self control to not over eat at a buffet.…