Art and Paintings by Artists Wyland, James Coleman, Rodel Gonzalez, Dan Mackin,

Mark Swanson

Mark Swansonīs enchanting art glows with brilliant color, graceful shapes, and beaming optimism all set in a world of lush tropical splendor. His artistic vision was shaped in California during the days when "Good Vibrations" and "Sgt. Pepper" were wafting down the beach from a new 67īmustang convertible. Swanson spent his early professional years painting record covers, concert posters, and making animated TV commercials and short experimental animated films. In the mid eighties Swanson was hired to create the layouts and backgrounds for Steven Spielbergīs "An American Tale" and then for Spielberg and George Lucasīs "Land Before Time". Swanson pioneered the use of computers for use in hand drawn feature animation and became the Director of Computer Animation for several animated feature films. Swanson started his own studio working on feature animation and live action films with companies such as Hanna-Barbera, Turner Films, MGM, and Disney. During his many happy and successful years in animation, Swanson continued to develop the art he had started as a young man. Seven years ago he moved to Hawaii and has dedicated himself to the work he loves best, drawing and painting the joyful imagery of a hopeful happy world.

"Magic Lagoon"

Upcoming Events

DISNEY FINE ART SHOWCASE

10/13/2016 - 10/16/2016

6:00PM - 10:00PM

James Coleman 

Rodel Gonzalez

Edson Campos

Cris Woloszak

Tim Rogerson

Jim Warren

Rob Kaz

Manuel Hernandez

Michelle St.Laurent

Michael Maiden

Trevor Carlton