Friday, April 18, 2014

Flashback Friday - The Totally unOfficial Toonography Of Jessica Rabbit Part One

The Totally unOfficial Toonography of Jessica Rabbit was a big project I embarked on in an effort to preserve the character and tell a lot more of her story through the happenings at the time, and from Disney artist interviews. This six part documentary slideshow reveals some information about Jessica, her creation, merchandise and history.

Part 1: The Beginning and A "Tail" of Triumph and Tragedy
How it all began and why Jessica and company disappeared so soon after their big debut.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Jessica Rabbit Reference Catalog

As the site continues to grow, I will be periodically adding Jessica Rabbit merchandise, reviewed or not, to this new catalog section.





Sunday, April 13, 2014

Jessica Rabbit Line Art

Take a look at some original line artwork of Jessica Rabbit, Roger, Baby Herman and Bongo the Gorilla created before the movie was released. These photos were used for trading cards, games, coloring books and other merchandise.

Friday, April 11, 2014

Flashback Friday - Tracy M Lee Interview

From interning at Disney MGM Studios, to Electric Tiki Design, Tracy M. Lee is a very accomplished artist. He worked on Roger Rabbit short films Rollercoaster Rabbit and Trail Mix-Up and when he went on to Electric Tiki, the opportunity came about to create statues of some characters from the Disney library. It was a perfect match and his Jessica mini-maquettes are spot on! Read up on his exclusive interview with this site. - A Jessica Rabbit Site: Exclusive Jessica Rabbit Artist Interview - Tracy M. Lee

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Now Available - Jessica's Longboard Surf Shack Mug

A new Jessica Rabbit mug has been released in Disney parks. This image was used way back in 2003 for pins, shirts, hats and eventually a towel. The mug is red and the handle is black. Jessica is in her green bikini top and grass skirt with flower lei. She's standing in front of a large surfboard and large blue flowers. The other side reads Jessica's Longboard Surf Shack - Makin' them big since 1950 which is surrounded by bamboo and flowers.

Sunday, April 6, 2014

Jessica Rabbit As Mona Lisa Pin Art

Our Jessica Rabbit is a real work of art - but here's even more proof! Jessica Rabbit as the Mona Lisa was released as a pin at the Walt Disney World Museum of Pin-tiquities Event on June 26, 2009. Reenacting the classic portrait by Leonardo da Vinci, Jessica is posed with that telling grin and dressed just as the Mona Lisa appeared in the painting, she's even "framed" in gold. Below are two of the early artworks of the pin not seen since before the event.