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Behind the Scenes: Art-nouveau style Star Wars art featuring BB-8

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Behind the Scenes: Art-nouveau style Star Wars art featuring BB-8

"It was a very simple sketch, beautiful in its simplicity of a ball with this little dome on top." — special effects artist Neal Scanlan describing how BB-8's design was based on a sketch by The Force Awakens director J. J. Abrams Officially licensed Star Wars artwork BB-8 and BB-9E by Oktopolis: The Art of Brian Miller I remember standing in awe at Star Wars Celebration Anaheim in 2015 when BB-8 rolled out onstage during the panel for the upcoming Star Wars film, The Force Awakens. This spunky little droid captured the hearts and imagination of Star Wars fans young and old alike. It was...

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Star Wars Artist BRIAN MILLER Returns to EPCOT International Festival of the Arts 2020

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Star Wars Artist BRIAN MILLER Returns to EPCOT International Festival of the Arts 2020

International Festival of the Arts returns to Epcot for its fourth sensational year and they are bringing back the STAR WARS gallery. You will find gourmet fare, musical and stage productions, and a variety of talented artist all around World Showcase. The International Festival of the Arts combines three things guests love most about theme park festivals for weekends filled with international cuisine, Disney-inspired art and Broadway performances.Star Wars artist Brian Miller will be appearing at the STAR WARS pop-up gallery hosted by ACME Archives & Dark Ink Art. The STAR WARS gallery is located in EPCOT World Showcase between Italy and...

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Behind the Scenes: Star Wars Hot Wheels

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Behind the Scenes: Star Wars Hot Wheels

  "One of the first toys I remember playing with as a kid is Hot Wheels. I would spend hours connecting bits of orange racetrack so the cars to race through the house at lightning speeds. Each time I visited local shops I would have my eyes on the newest and wildest Hot Wheels, saving my allowance until I could add one more to my collection. If you had told 5 year old Brian Miller that someday their artwork would appear on Hot Wheels vehicles and packaging he would not have believed you. This is a childhood dream come true."  — Brian Miller, illustrator  ...

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Don't Miss Star Wars Trilogy Weekend — June 14-16

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Don't Miss Star Wars Trilogy Weekend — June 14-16

Star Wars artwork by Brian Miller will be on display at monOrchid gallery each day of the event where you will also find rare star wars collectables and memorabilia to transport you to a galaxy far, far away.

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10 Secrets Every Star Wars Celebration Insider Should Know

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10 Secrets Every Star Wars Celebration Insider Should Know

Attending Star Wars Celebration can be a bit like visiting Walt Disney World, there is so much to do and see. If you are not careful you might miss out on some of the best opportunities to make those perfect Star Wars memories. Here is our list of 10 secrets every Star Wars Celebration insider should know.  10: Don’t be afraid to ask questions Star Wars Celebration is at a new venue this year and while some things will feel familiar much of it will be new and different. If you are shy or introverted, or if this is your...

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