Tag Archives: Alice Davis

Tinker Bell: An Evolution Book Signing

Tinker Bell: An Evolution Book Signing 1 Be sure to pick up a copy of Tinker Bell: An Evolution, a full biography about everyone’s favorite fiery fairy by author Mindy Johnson.  Mindy will appear at Art of Disney in Downtown Disney Marketplace, Friday, August 29, 2014 from 3 -4p.m, alongside special guest and Disney Legend, Alice Davis.  Please note, Alice will only be on hand for a meet and greet and will not be signing.  Tip: Also being released Continue Reading

The Art of Marc Davis Comes To The Disney Family Museum

The Art of Marc Davis Comes To The Disney Family Museum 2 If you are frequent or going to the Disney Family Museum soon, you will notice some of new art on the walls. The work of late Disney animator and Imagineer, Marc Davis, is now gracing the halls of The Walt Disney Family Museum in San Francisco, California. As a longtime artist, imagineer, and one of Walt’s “Nine Old Men,” his creativity was essential in the design and development of many of the original at Continue Reading

Alice Davis Receives Her Window On Main Street U.S.A.

Alice Davis Receives Her Window On Main Street U.S.A. 3 Back on this day in 2012, Alice Davis was honored with her very own Window On Main Street U.S.A., located next to her husband, Disney Legend and one of Walt’s Nine Old Men, Marc Davis’s window. Born in Escalon, California, in 1929, Alice received a scholarship to attend Chouinard Art Institute, the renowned training ground for Disney artists, from the Long Beach Art Association in 1947. There, she met Continue Reading

D23 Destination D: Attraction Rewind — Party Like It’s 1964!

D23 Destination D: Attraction Rewind — Party Like It’s 1964! 4 Remember If You Had Wings? Did you love Adventure Thru Inner Space? Recall your first time taking the dive on 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea? So do we at D23: The Official Disney Fan Club! November 22 and 23 at Walt Disney World Resort, we’ll be celebrating beloved attractions of yesteryear duringD23 Destination D: Attraction Rewind presented by H2O Plus. Not only will the event celebrate these attractions, Continue Reading

A Valentine Tale Made in Disney

A Valentine Tale Made in Disney 5 Re-posting this great blog for Valentine’s Day!   I read this blog and decided this had to be shared with all our members on Valentine’s Day.  From the Disney Parks Blog they shared the story of Marc and Alice Davis. As we celebrate Valentine’s Day, I thought it would be fitting to highlight the only married couple who have each been honored with their own windows on Main Street, U.S.A., at Dis Continue Reading