I have always been interested in and enjoy hand drawn animation, fantasy art, filmaking. Gardening, pets, drawing, illustration
I attended Nassau Community College and Pratt Institute in Brooklyn and got a Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Art
animation artist, fantasy art and craft
I worked at Michael Sporn Animation as an animation artist in the early 1990s
Favorite Movies & Shows
I love the old movie classics that include, the old Disney classics: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Pinnochio, Fantasia, The Boris Karloff Frankenstin movies, 1930s King Kong, Sci fi classics such as Day the Earth Stood Still, Disney classic 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, Forbidden Planet, George Pal’s The Time Machine and Pal’s War Of the Worlds,1960s Planet of the Apes! Classic comedy shows: The Mary Tyler Moore show and the Odd Couple. Sci fi,fantasy, thriller classic shows,1960s Twilight Zone, Outer Limits and recently the old Alfred Hitchcock Presents show! Hand made stop motion films from Nick Park and Wes Anderson: Wallace and Gromit the Curse of the WereRabbit and Fantastic Mr, Fox! And then there is Brad Bird’s great but sadly ignored the Iron Giant!
I enjoy classical, Jazz and folk music like Harry Chapin and classic rock music such as the Beatles.
Art books, fantasy literature, animation film books, cartooning, nature books