Tuesday, July 23, 2013

limited edition prints

http://www.secretofkellsstore.com/

We have released a limited edition range of Prints featuring scene illustrations from The Secret of Kells.
Please check out the link above for more info...




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Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Paul Bolgers "Hound"

Paul Bolger is a filmmaker, animator and illustrator based in Co.Kilkenny who has been planning a version of the Cuchulainn myth for as long as I've known him and quite a few years before that.
It looks to be a fantastic comic and film, please vote for it on this Guinness Arts Grant site to help him achieve the funding needed....






Here is the voting link  - 


ICN have run a little article too and also put up some final art for people to see here - 



Monday, December 31, 2012

rte2 New Year's Eve

Celebrate the end of 2012 and the start of 2013 by watching The Secret of Kells tonight at 6.30

Friday, December 07, 2012

Brendan is with the Vikings!

 

The Northmen of Denmark  will finally be able to see Brendan in their own country.
Thankfully we are all friends now and even coproducing our new film Song of the Sea with our Viking comrades at Noerlum Studios , Viborg.
Danish animation fans please go along and support our film !
Goooooooold!

Soul of the Song

https://www.cic.ie/2064-product-anam-an-amhr%C3%A1in-by-cartoon-saloon-s%C3%B3nt

Hey - here is Cartoons Saloon and Sonta Teos coproduction of animated traditional Irish songs available to buy on DVD!

Anam an Amhrain - the Soul of the Song, with animated segments animated ,designed and directed by our finest Salooners, including myself :-)

Great stocking fillers!

Thursday, September 27, 2012

Thursday, August 09, 2012

Evan McGuire Voice of "Brendan"

http://www.independent.ie/national-news/irish-teen-evan-mcguire-powers-to-olympic-record-3101011.html

Young "Brendan" Evan McGuire seems to be carving out an impressive career as an athlete now. Wow.

Tuesday, August 07, 2012

Song of the Sea







http://www.cartoonsaloon.ie/2009/06/feature-films-song-of-the-sea/

We recently posted some Scene Illustrations from my new Film Song of the Sea on the Cartoon Saloon site.
I'll be starting a public production blog soon - I hope so you can follow my adventures in directing this new film  there.