Free Online Community Allows Sharing, Viewing, Discussing and Enjoying
AUSTIN, TEXAS, March 14 /CNW/ - Are you looking for a place to showcase
your artistic talent and hang out with others who share your creative
interests? Then MyToons.com is the ideal online community for you! From the
DRAW exhibit in Austin, Texas, MyToons Inc. announced today the launch of its
new premier online animation community, MyToons.com, the ultimate destination
for sharing, viewing, discussing and enjoying everything animated. Targeted
toward seasoned professional animators, artists and fans alike, MyToons.com
allows members to upload and share their artistic creations and animated
favorites with the entire world, for free.
"Animation is a legendary art form that deserves to be celebrated in this
modern digital world," said Paul Ford, president and visionary of MyToons.com.
"Our goal for MyToons.com is to provide a fun and interesting place where
animators and artists world-wide can openly network with their peers as well
as industry executives and fans, providing them with the opportunity to
promote their work. We are confident that MyToons.com will realize our vision
to become the world's greatest online animation community."
As a high-quality full-service animation community, MyToons.com offers
members the key benefits of:
-- Uploading, viewing and sharing their favorite animations and artwork.
Have a Demo Reel? Start with that!
-- Watching unique animated content of all styles from all over the
world with the highest quality player on the Internet.
-- Easy embedding of animations on personal blogs or other sites like
MySpace.com - in three different sizes.
-- Connecting with new friends, animators and artists world-wide in a
creative community of people just like them.
-- Creating a personalized MyToons.com home page with fully customizable
-- Joining and creating groups for discussion and collaboration...and
much, much more.
"By aligning ourselves with professional animators, studios and
up-and-coming animation talent, MyToons.com is able to provide an outlet to
the artistic community that has never been available before," said Rusty
Mills, five-time Emmy award-winning animator and MyToons.com director of
animation. "As a long-time animator myself, I'm extremely excited to be a part
of such a forward move in the animation community and look forward to sharing
everything that MyToons.com has to offer."
Based in San Antonio, MyToons.com was established in 2006 as an online
resource and entertainment destination for professional animators, industry
executives, artists and fans. Founded by industry leaders Paul Ford, Dan Kraus
and Stacey Ford, MyToons.com is currently aligning with content creators and
well-known industry personalities to provide the highest quality and best
variety of online content and services for MyToons.com.
MyToons.com Events at South by Southwest in Austin, Texas
MyToons.com will honor their launch with a celebration at Gallery
Lombardi's new location in Austin, Texas on Wednesday, March 14 beginning at 7
p.m. The event will feature live graffiti art, a large variety of music and
performances from world renowned DJs.
MyToons.com is additionally sponsoring the internationally acclaimed
traveling art exhibit DRAW from March 9 - 31, 2007 at Gallery Lombardi.
Featuring works from over 150 world-class animation artists, influential
musicians, graffiti artists, tattooists, pop artists, fashion designers,
skaters and comic book legends, DRAW is a tribute to the often-underrated yet
fundamental building-block of visual and graphic art - the drawing.
For additional information about MyToons.com, upcoming events or to
become a MyToons.com member, please visit www.mytoons.com.
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