Author Archives: toonsville

About toonsville

I'm a retired animator and Director and I've worked mostly on TV Saturday morning cartoon shows. I started in the industry in 1966 at The Disney Studios in Burbank as an in-betweener on 'The Jungle Book' and worked at Filmation Studios, Hana Barbera, MGM, Universal, Cartoon Network and several others during my 42 years in the business.

This Little Piggy…..

…… went to market. watercolor 5 ‘ x 7″ Advertisements

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Rocket 88 – 1955 Oldsmobile

 This is a commission piece I recently finished of this beautiful ’55 Olds fully restored in all it’s glory. – watercolor 12″ x 16″ sold

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Fordson Tractor

Henry Ford started building this small sized tractor for the small farmer in 1917. Tractors had, up to this time, been large and expensive steam engine powered so this was a revolution in farming. Now the small farmer could plow … Continue reading

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Overgrown Barn – watercolor 9″ x 12″

I found this old barn along the Lincoln – Newcastle Highway (California) The old barn is covered with wild grapes, I think Mother Nature is trying to take back it’s real estate. Available, if interested let me know. ($160) Free … Continue reading

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Happy Cow – watercolor

 There’s something about cows I find fascinating. They’re big but so calm and friendly. This is 9″ x 12″ watercolor with a touch of acrylic so I guess you could call it mixed media.

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Painting on the Delta (again).

 This is behind the little town of Locke near Sacramento, Ca. The whole area is comprised of waterways and islands with plenty of subjects to paint. Lots of boats meander through the delta and park for the night or even … Continue reading

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Little Creek – oil

 Split complimentary color study using yellow orange, violet, blue, plus white and black.

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