Monday, 24 June 2013

Matt Jones


'Mr Lemonhart's Hawaiian Vacation'
10"x15" Gouache, ink & coloured pencil on 140 lb watercolour paper
Matt Jones, Storyboard Artist Pixar
San Francisco, CA

An original, large format painting on thick paper by animation artist Matt Jones. The piece depicts Mr. Lemonhart- a well known British advertising icon of Lemonhart Rum throughout the 50s and 60s. Ronald Searle created artwork for the advertsing campaign for 12 years.

Matt is a storyboard artist for the animation industry based in San Francisco. He has worked on 'A Monster In Paris' for BiboFilms/EuropaCorp. 'Arthur Christmas' for Sony/Aardman and now works at Pixar.
He is the curator of the Ronald Searle Tribute blog 'Perpetua' and became acquainted with Ronald Searle while working in the south of France.

1 comment:

  1. See more of Searle's Mr Lemonhart here-