This month is Women’s History Month and what better way to celebrate then to explore the innovators and ground breaking women in Disney animation history. Ink & Paint: The Women of Walt Disney’s Animation shines a light on the extraordinary roll women played in taking the success Walt had with his black and white sketches and bringing them into the world of color. Below listen as the author Mindy Johnson tells of her motivation behind this project and the unexpected journey the book takes her on she delves into the lives of these incredible women.
As you could see the pictures and illustrations in this book paint a beautiful picture of a time and place in Disney history we don’t often get to explore. This book needs to be at the top of your must read list. It can be found where ever books are sold or at the link below.
Women have continued to play major rolls in Disney success and have spearheaded many of the projects that have become some of our most beloved attractions and experiences. d23. com put together an expose’ on 9 Inspirational Disney Imagineers.
Click here for the full article: https://d23.com/9-inspirational-disney-imagineers/
Make sure to take the time celebrate all the women you know that have made a difference in your world and the little women who will be passed the baton to continue to make this world a better place!
And if you see Mickey before we do, tell him we said Hi!
~Alissa & Kae