Learn to Draw Mickey Mouse & Friends Through the Decades celebrates the world’s most beloved mouse and his pals through step-by-step drawing projects and vintage artwork from the Disney archives.
On November 18, 1928, Walt Disney unveiled a cartoon character who would soon become one of the most recognizable global icons: Mickey Mouse. Since then, Mickey has touched the lives of fans of all ages, all around the world. Over his 90 years, Mickey has undergone several transformations, changing in appearance from his premiere appearance in “Steamboat Willie” in the 1920s to the modern mouse we know and love today. A collection of vintage artwork from the Disney archives reveals early designs, sketches, and poses of Mickey Mouse, as well as other classic characters, such as Minnie Mouse, Goofy, and Donald Duck.
This book celebrates Mickey’s 90th anniversary with 128 pages of art instruction and animation history, making it a covetable collector’s item for any Disney enthusiast or aspiring artist interested in learning to draw in vintage cartoon style.
Featured projects include the evolving looks of Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Daisy Duck, Goofy, and Pluto. Each section of drawing lessons is categorized by style and decade in Disney history. Artists and fans alike will find interesting anecdotes and facts sprinkled throughout, for a well-rounded collector’s experience that is sure to entertain and enlighten.