Artisan of the Month
“Alishea Gibson is a coffee and cartoon loving Disney artist. Originally from Northern California, she studied at the University of California, Berkeley and Animation Collaborative before working as a character designer and story artist, training under veterans from Walt Disney Animation Studios. Her works are cheerful and convey a sense of humor! When she is not drawing, she loves adventuring by land or sea with the love of her life and their fluffy dog.”
Gibson will be appearing April 6, 7, 27, and 28, 2019 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm each day.
Artist in Residence
“Ann Shen is an illustrator, letterer and graphic designer of magical things based in Los Angeles. After graduating from ArtCenter College of Design, Ann worked for various design and toy companies before striking out on her own. Her whimsical, colorful work has been featured in a number of publications, products, theme parks and galleries around the world.”
Shen will be available April 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, and 28, 2019 from 5:00pm to 9:00pm each evening.
Source: Disney Parks Blog
Tom is the host and producer of the DIS Unplugged: Disneyland Edition podcast, plus Disneyland Editor of The DIS. He enjoys traveling with his wife and teenage son. At this point, their favorite destination is Alaska, with a FIFTH cruise there planned for the Summer of 2019. In his spare time he volunteers with Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts, and help found his son's former Cub Scout Pack. His favorite Disneyland attraction is Space Mountain.