There was simply more of a supply than demand," says Leigh, relaying how galleries saw animation cels
drop off in the late '90s.
In addition, the event included an "Artist's Alley" exhibit of original production cels and editions created by well-known professional artists like Mikimoto, as well as hobbyists, an art auction and an exhibit hall where dealers sold anime and manga products ranging from toys, DVDs and videos to animation cels
, fine art prints and posters.
Also, this is the first animated feature film since Princess Mononoke (1997) to be created and painted on traditional animation cels
For example, color temperature oscillates from frame to frame, the protagonist's lazing about is just a bit too staccato, and the edges of the animation cels
are often visible.
The evolution has caused Animazing to change from an exclusive animation art gallery destination to a store that combines traditional animation cels
, ranging in price up to $40,000 for a "Lady and the Tramp" cel, to "fine art that is fun," such as interpretive "Peanuts" paintings by Tom Everhart and the "Secret Art" of Dr.
A DISNEYANA is wildly collected and top of the tree are the rare animation cels
from the finest movies such as Snow White.
There are also numerous comics -- such as "Peanuts," "Little Nemo," "Krazy Kat," "Blondie," and "Prince Valiant" -- as well as many illustrations and animation cels
At least 18 animation cels
worth a total of pounds 20,000 were taken from the film's central London production HQ.