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21 | Why Laika Films are so Important

If you have ever met me, you’ll know that when all the kids are dragging their parents to take them to watch the new animated film, I’ll be there fighting them for the best seat. 570 more words


Like with Coraline, I wanted to add some illustrations to my portfolio so I also painted Norman :) I actually have a drawing tablet but didn’t use it this time, I am too use to the mouse for digital art XD I made this in GIMP.



The Laika Experience is coming to San Diego Gaslamp Quarter July 14-23, 2017

Oscar®-winning animation studio LAIKA, creators of Coraline, ParaNorman, The Boxtrolls and Kubo and the Two Strings, brings its pop-up exhibit The LAIKA Experience to the heart of San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter from Friday, July 14th to Sunday, July 23rd.  861 more words


Metafictional metaphysics and the art of puppetry

I’m a big fan of Laika. No, not the space-faring dog so much as the animation company responsible for Coraline, ParaNorman and, most recently, … 535 more words



Hoodie zippers catching on t-shirt fabric. Bike spokes whirring, the pump of legs up a hill. Sticky, cracking covers of thirty-pound textbooks. Grayed sneakers that slip on without untying them. 2,397 more words

Happy new year everyone!

I can still say that because this is my first blog post of the new year….right?

Here’s my new year’s resolution. 357 more words