(original sketch from peter pan sketchbook)
And then you let them go and float away. But I always make a wish before sending them in the air.
“One of my dreams is to be a Disney face character”.
“I cry at the end of Toy Story 3 because I’m afraid of letting go of my childhood and growing up.”
In May of this year, Pixar animator Austin Madison kindly hand-wrote the following open letter to aspiring artists, in a bid to inspire them through times of creative drought. It’s a lovely, eloquent letter, and in fact contains advice valuable to people in many a creative field. It was written as a contribution to the Animator Letters Project.
Magic Kingdom Entrance on Flickr.