The Hollywood Theatre at Portland International Airport lit its marquee in the C Concourse Thursday afternoon, in a grand opening ceremony with Port officials, Hollywood Theatre Executive Director Doug Whyte, donors and filmmakers in attendance. Patrick Neary’s animated short "CowBurd" was selected to play in the first program of locally produced animated and live-action short films which will run continuously for the next three months.
Animated short film CowBurd will play at the Grand Opening of the Hollywood Theatre at Portland International Airport (PDX), starting on February 23, 2017.
Mad Bird Design's animation department created three animated promos for the fantastically creative It’s Different Every Day Page-A-Day Calendar – “a non-boring calendar for 2017”.
New super-short cartoon from Patrick Neary uses a technique that sets hand-drawn 2D animation into a 3D (After Effects) environment, giving it a miniature diorama look like old View-Master reels.
Patrick Neary's animated cartoons are rolling out on Battery Pop, the new kids' programming network. Check them out at www.batterypop.com and vote with a POP! More animation at madbirdesign.com/work/animation/
Ashland Independent Film Festival Alum Patrick Neary’s latest animation uses hand-drawn characters and miniature sets to answer the age-old question: what if cows could fly? CowBurd is a hand-drawn cartoon that follows a hapless dairy cow, inspired by a little bird, as she takes to the skies. This cartoon started life as a string of [...]
Animation is a versatile medium, and can make commercial videos as entertaining and memorable as a great cartoon. Our corporate and creative clients – including Apple, AOL, and Microsoft – love the way hand-crafted animation brings their story to life.
A new "cow-toon" by Patrick Neary is coming together. Now for the fun part: designing t-shirts! Do you have a favorite design? Feel free to come up with more fun caption ideas for the cow. A) Hank Hank's Flying Circus This design would look great on a sporty grey t-shirt. So far, this is the [...]
Facebook Friends Screening If we can get 100+ fans of the newly redesigned Mad Bird Design Animation Facebook page, we'll unlock the full 5-minute A Martian Picnic cartoon this weekend for a special Facebook Friends Premiere. If you're already a friend, pass it along! Link: facebook.com/Otis.v.Monster Mad Bird Animation has a new website, featuring the new stop motion cartoon A [...]
Patrick's animation work (featured at www.kinografx.com) was discovered by the Prescott Film Festival. through the magic of the Internet. When the Executive Director contacted us to include Otis v. Monster in the November 2011 festival, we sent Landscape with Duck along for the ride. Here's the enthusiastic response from Prescott:Thank you so much for the [...]