It's A Wonderful Life actress Karolyn "Zuzu Bailey" Grimes signed an angel-themed stuffed animal for a nonprofit organization's holiday fundraiser and graciously donated a signed copy of her book. The bear even plays a heartwarming message that Karolyn recorded when you press its paw. Here is the image I created for the event -
Filmation co-founder and director Hal Sutherland (1929-2014) was a treasured friend. It's an honor and inspiration to work on this desk he gave me. Built by the studio carpenter for Hal in 1965, it was with him during The Batman/Superman Hour, The Archie Show, Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids, Star Trek: The Animated Series and many more Saturday morning cartoons.