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Animation Business as Unusual Life is so Daily

March 18,2016

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A Little Freaked Out Well, my PBS pilot was completed and sent in to the wonderful process of focus group testing. It’s one of my favorite pilots I’ve done, but will it connect? Don’t know. We will see. My 3 … Continue reading

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Animation Business as Unusual Life is so Daily

I have this studio….

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I have this studio in downtown Glendale. I’ve had it for awhile. In my building is a mixture of film production, and business types. Craig Barlett’s in the building. Passes by at times on his way for noodles. ┬áIt’s a … Continue reading

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Life is so Daily Serious Thoughts

October 27, 2014

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I’ve always been an outsider. Never really fit in to any group. Not part of the entertainment community really. Came in as an independent animator. Even though I’ve had two shows, I’ve never fit into any group that circulates through … Continue reading

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Life is so Daily

October 20, 2014

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Say what you will about doing art exclusively for the money, but nothing of worth comes from me unless I remain true to a personal vision with as much persistence and diligence as a pitbull’s jaws locked on a mailman’s … Continue reading

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Life is so Daily

August 10, 2014

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They are building a new house just a little ways down the street. The smell of the dirt reminds me of growing up in the orchards of San Jose. They started building houses around us, and my dad would send … Continue reading

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Life is so Daily Serious Thoughts

August 18, 2014

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Today is an Important Day Today is an important day. Not because anything monumental happened today. I’m not celebrating anything out of the ordinary. In fact it’s the ordinary that I am celebrating today. The things we sometimes take for … Continue reading

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Animation Fish Head Progress Life is so Daily

July 11, 2014

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Racing to the End? Or Enjoying the Process? Sometimes I think that my independent film work is the yin to the yang of television work. It’s polar opposite. Television work races to the finish. It’s all about the volume. It … Continue reading

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Life in Art Life is so Daily Serious Thoughts

June 7, 2014

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Nobody Knows…. Nobody knows the private hell I’m going through right now. Some would think me spoiled. Some would call it artistic angst. Some would call it insanity. It is of the artistic nature which leads me often to the … Continue reading

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Fish Head Progress Life is so Daily

January 9, 2014

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  Work Progresses Or does it? Having a studio at home has it’s good qualities and bad. The bad news is that you can get distracted. The good news is that there are wonderful distractions to be had if you … Continue reading

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Animation Fish Head Progress Life is so Daily

November 11, 2013

Posted on by Joe Murray

My daughter makes a lot of cupcakes these days. She has lots of books with many kinds of cupcakes. Pinto bean cupcakes. Brussell sprout cupcakes. My daughter doesn’t make those, although they are intriguing. My son Louis is growing like … Continue reading

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