The legendary animation team of William Hanna and Joseph Barbera first met while working for Fred Quimby at MGM Studios. The Academy Award® nominated short “Puss Gets the Boot,” the first Hanna-Barbara collaboration, featured the precursors to Tom and Jerry. Between 1943 and 1953 Hanna-Barbera’s Tom and Jerry would earn them a record-breaking seven Oscars® …

Hanna-Barbera: Quick Draw McGraw Animation Art

El Kabong

El Kabong Making its debut in 1959, “The Quick Draw McGraw Show” featured a hero with horse sense and his Mexican burro sidekick, Baba Looey. With the then-current Zorro craze, Hanna-Barbera adapted its hero to a mysterious good guy who would smash various banditos with his out-of-tune guitar and a mighty “EL KABONG”. Signed by …

Director Series: Bob Clampett’s Bugs Bunny & Beaky Buzzard

Beaky Buzzard

Director Series – Bob Clampett Bugs Bunny Gets The Boid The Director Series represents an outstanding collector opportunity…each work of art in the series is a hand-painted recreation of a classic moment in animation as directed by one of the Warner Bros. legends. This hand-painted edition captures Bugs Bunny and Beaky Buzzard in the classic …

Bugs Bunny & Hugo: Abominable Snowbunny

Abominable Snowbunny

Abominable Snowbunny “I told you to turn west at East St. Louis!” exclaims Daffy as Bugs and his feathered friend arrive in the Himalayan Mountains. Taken from the 1961 animation short “The Abominable Snow Rabbit,” This fine art Hand Painted Limited Edition Cel captures a classic animation moment as Hugo clutches George … Er, Bugs.

Bob Clampett Biography

Bob Clampett

The Masters Of Warner Bros. Animation worked in a run-down back lot building known as ‘Termite Terrace’. Warner Bros. emerged by the 1940’s as the dominant studio in animated short subjects, a result of the extraordinary talent of the directors, animators, voice talents, writers and musical direction of their production units. Bob Clampett (1913-1984) was one of the …

Sylvester & Tweety: Bird On A Wire

Bird On A Wire

Bird On A Wire Inspired by the classic Looney Tunes cartoon ‘Ain’t She Tweet’, Sylvester finds himself suspended by a claw as Tweety recites the classic ‘…and this little piddie ran all the way home…’

Hanna Barbera Animation Art Gallery, Flintstones, Scooby Doo, Jetsons, Yogi Bear, Quick Draw, Snagglepus

Scooby Doo & Mystery

The Art Of Hanna-Barbera Studios Jeepers Its The Creeper – Hand-signed by Joe Barbera and Iwao Takamoto! Hanna-Barbera 1  Hanna-Barbera 2  Hanna-Barbera Sculpture   Scooby Doo & Mystery, Inc.: Jeepers It’s The Creeper – Signed By Barbera and Takamoto!   Tom & Jerry: The Classic MGM Cartoons Directed by Hanna & Barbera   Featured Classics From Hanna-Barbera Studios – Many …

Charles M. Schulz Biography

Charles M. Schulz

Born in St. Paul on November 26, 1922, Schulz’s fascination with comic strips began early as he read the Sunday comics from four different newspapers with his father each week. With encouragement from his father and mother, Schulz enrolled in a correspondence course in cartooning at what is now the Art Instruction Schools, Inc., in …