One Year Anniversary - Plus Exclusive Poster Image
It was one year ago today that your generosity allowed our adventure to begin. Over this time we have been developing the world of ART STORY. The team... Read more
Art Story Update - Rob Cori
Aaron here and I just wanted to take a moment and express how wonderful the last five weeks have been working with Rob Cori. For those of you... Read more
First Behind The Scenes Video
It's been a while since we last wrote but we wanted to make our next update a big one. A lot has been happening in the world of... Read more
New Image created for Wacom
This is an image I had a part in creating on a Wacom sponsored project called "Family Foibles". A Cintiq Companion was sent to three artists. the first artist was... Read more
We're Still Here!!!...
First, let me apologize for our absence over the last couple of months. A lot has been happening and as we got caught up in this Fall's activities... Read more
We're organizing your rewards and getting the Blog up.
What we're doing now...
Hi everyone! Well it's been just over a week now since we all hit the financial goal for Art Story. It's still unbelievable to us!
We've... Read more
Backers! Check out "Animate More Bilton Artwork" on KS -- great project, great people. Only 1hr left.!!!
Support animation. -- Chuck
Suggest A Painting
ALL LEVELS OF REWARDS...
Have you suggested a painting to explore in the film? If not, please do. We're looking for variety, paintings covering the expanse of art: different movements,... Read more
Just over an hour to go!!
We have just over an hour to go!!!!
What an amazing ride this has been!!! We are exceeding our goal by thousands of dollars and building up an incredible number... Read more
2014 "Art Story" Calendar Add On -- Only 6 hrs. left!!!
Backers! If you'd like to add an "ART STORY" 2014 calendar featuring 12 of our favorite Visual Development pieces to your rewards, for the final 6 hours of the project...... Read more
Coffee Mug Add On -- only 6 hrs. left!!!
Backers! If you'd like to add an "ART STORY" COFFER MUG to your rewards, for the final 6 hours of the project...
Add $20 to your existing reward and get... Read more
T-SHIRT ADD ON -- only 6 hours left!!!
Backers! If you'd like to add a T-shirt to your rewards, for the final 6 hours of the project...
Add $25 to your existing reward and get a Crew T-shirt.... Read more
You did it!!!
You backers! You fantastic, crazy, nutty, lovable guys and gals who got us over the top --we are so, so thankful. We're going to get you great rewards... and better... Read more
We did it!!!!!
The goal has been reached!!!!!!!
The words "Thank you" aren't strong enough to show the amount of gratitude we feel toward all of you right now. We are incredibly greatfull... Read more
We're closing in on the last two days!!
We're coming up on the last 48 hours of this amazing campaign!
Hi everyone! As the last 48 hours approach Chuck and I can't help but reflect on the previous... Read more
Backers -- we need your help!
I wanted to drop a quick note to thank you (again) for supporting Art Story and signing up for the Story Team. You are part of the group that not... Read more
An Animation Surprise!!
Aaron here. Recently I purchased some new 2D animation software for my Cintiq here at home. In trying to figure out the bells and whistles on it I... Read more
We just passed $300,000!!!!
Holy cow! We just sailed past a HUGE benchmark!
ONLY 4 DAYS TO GO -- and we still need $50k.
Don't stop everyone. These are the last days -- we... Read more
HUFFINGTON POST QUOTE
In case you missed it, this reporter really gets our movie...
“One of our greatest childhood dreams is about to become a reality. We're not sure if you spent hours... Read more
OVER $250K!!! MORE REWARDS ADDED.
We just pasted the $250k mark!!! Aaron and I are blown away. You all have done so well, we have over 6500 likes on Facebook! And more people are... Read more
$204,792 and Counting!!!
Hey backers, Chuck here. We're doing great and it's all thanks to you! Keep posting and tweeting -- it's working!!! For tonight's update, I thought I'd share our latest... Read more
TESS SPOOM backer #1000!
Congrats to Tess!!! Who's gonna be backer 2000?!
Keep posting everyone AND A HUGE ART STORY THANKS TO YOU ALL!!!
We're HALF-WAY THERE!!!
We've just reached the $179,000 mark!!!
We've had a great couple of days -- KEEP IT GOING and we'll get there soon!
Thank you all for giving so generously. Aaron... Read more
Great New Article!
Hi everyone! Aaron here and I just wanted to share with you a great new article that's come out written by one of our ex-Disney colleagues, Les Carpenter. It'll give... Read more
The Final 15 Days...
We need to prove there is an audience for this movie!!!
Several months ago, Chuck and I were in Hollywood pitching film ideas to many of the major studios out... Read more
CREW T-SHIRTS!!! Pick one or ***Design your Own***
CLICK HERE FOR OUR FACEBOOK LINK... and be sure to "like" our page and your favorite t-shirt
CLICK HERE FOR OUR FACEBOOK LINK... and be sure to "like" our page... Read more
GET TWO FRIENDS TO PLEDGE!
Call to action:
Aaron and I have been so thrilled and thankful for all your kind words and support. I can't express how much that means. But now, we're just... Read more
Look what this film can do...
Our objective is to entertain -- a great story well told. But one of the great things about this film is that THIS can happen to...
... or they can... Read more
Hi everyone! Aaron here! So tonight as I was sketching on my Wacom Cintiq, I wondered what Walt and Grandpa might look like in the world of Picasso. It's one... Read more
Story Meeting -- Update
Watch our VIDEO and see some of the paintings suggested from our LAST UPDATE!
Also, suggest your favorite painting and GET IT IN THE FILM (and win swag n'... Read more
Ok fans, lets here your ideas...
Imagine Walt & Grandpa trying to figure each other's out in an Escher world...
Or meeting Blue Boy (who should play him?)
Or hearing... Read more
The momentum continues!!
So we're under the 30 day mark and the press coverage is really picking up! Just today the Huffington Post did a great article on our campaign, and yesterday the... Read more
The Pre-Show is Over!!!
Now the 30 day countdown begins! KS recommends a 30 day dash, but we wanted a little longer run at it. But now the real count down begins... and we... Read more
We're starting to pick up momentum: we've added nearly a 100 backers in the last day! And we're building quite an international crew. CHECK THIS OUT... Read more
New BIG interview!
AIN'T IT COOL NEWS just posted an extensive interview with us.
Get a look: http://www.aintitcool.com/node/63328
BONUS SKETCH (early C. Grasso of Walt):
Check out our new concept artwork
Just posted some more concept art on the site -- check it out!
New Video on Site! Behind the Scenes...
Hello again “Art Story”–tellers. Great news! We just passed the $40k mark! Congrats to you all and HUGE THANKS once again.
Aaron and I did 3 interviews today, including “Ain’t... Read more
We're gaining momentum!!
Aaron here. Chuck and I want to thank all of you so much for all of your support so far. We've been so overwhelmed by all of the... Read more
USA TODAY's Pop Candy features 'Art Story'
Great News...USA TODAY columnist Whitney Matheson features 'Art Story' as one her favorites...Thanks Whitney!!!