Maps of Disney Parks

Add Your Own Splash of Color to Your Favorite Disney Map

By Karina Schink

Calling all of you explorers, adventures, skippers, and Disney fans alike, we’ve got a special treat for you! A very special team of Disney employees, from Imagineers to graphic designers, have been hard at work to deliver you a soon-to-be colorful experience like never before. Check out the video to see what Imagineer Vanessa Hunt and Walt Disney…

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Art of Coloring: Poster Art of the Disney Parks

Become a Disney Artist with the Art of Coloring: Poster Art of the Disney Parks Book

By Karina Schink

Celebrate your favorite Disney Parks attraction by contributing your own unique taste! With the Art of Coloring: Poster Art of the Disney Parks book, you’ll be able to color in 36 postcards of your favorite posters. Check out the video to see Vanessa Hunt and Alisara Tareekes, two of the women behind the book, and learn more about the process of…

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Odyssey Festival Showplace—Disney Book Shop

Treat Your Shelf at Epcot’s Newest Pop-Up Shop

By D23 Team

We’ve already told you about all the artful eats to enjoy at Epcot’s latest International Festival of the Arts, lasting from January 12 to Febuary 19, but this festival offers even more ways for you to celebrate the world of art. Become a Disney art expert at the Odyssey Festival Showplace—Disney Book Shop, where you can buy books detailing…

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Disney Aladdin—A Whole New World—The Road to Broadway and Beyond

Enchanting Exclusive Preview of the New Disney Aladdin on Broadway Book

Attention, Aladdin on Broadway fans! Join us for our event, D23’s Behind-the-Scenes Experience: Magic in Manhattan & More, where guests will enjoy a behind-the-scenes tour of the historic New Amsterdam Theatre, and can upgrade to a premium ticket that includes Orchestra-level seating for Aladdin, followed by a D23-exclusive cast meet and greet after the show!

By…

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Mushu concept art

How Disney Dragons are Drawn to Life

By Jonathan McMullen

As you can probably gather from our recent stories here and here, we absolutely love Disney dragons. So when our friends at Disney Editions gave us the opportunity to get a closer look at their new book, The Art of Disney’s Dragons, we jumped at the opportunity to share it with Disney fans!

Imagine if a single sketchbook had been passed…

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Remembering Carson Van Osten

Disney Legend Carson Van Osten—who began his Disney career as an illustrator and who would, over the next 45 years, hold a variety of creative positions at Disney Consumer Products and the Disney Publishing Group—passed away on December 22.

He arrived at Walt Disney Productions in 1970, beginning as an illustrator of Mickey Mouse comic books. “I did like to…

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Viola Davis Makes History—And More in News Briefs

Primetime Emmy® Awards: ABC’s Big Wins!

History was made at the 67th Primetime Emmy® Awards, held on Sunday, September 20, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles: Viola Davis was named Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for her work on ABC’s hit series How to Get Away with Murder—making her the first African American actress ever to take home this…

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Star Wars vinyl collectible helmets inspired by the Legion Helmet Project

“Tradition Meets Innovation” at D23 EXPO 2015’s Disney Consumer Products Showcase

Get ready, Disney fans, to be wowed by the unique product experiences and exclusive merchandise Disney Consumer Products will unveil at this year’s D23 EXPO, Disney’s ultimate fan event, held at the Anaheim Convention Center August 14–16. Reflecting a “Tradition Meets Innovation” theme, the expansive Disney Consumer Products pavilion will provide interactive…

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