A Watercolor Painting By Ray Day
celebration of Walt Disney World's
30th Anniversary...and Walt Disney's 100th Birthday.
Limited Edition Lithographs
18" x 24" - Retail - $150.00
Walt Disney World, Orlando
1, 2001 - See
Size - 22" x 30"
date: December 20, 2001
is NOT available from The Ray Day Studio.
down for four progressive photos
showing the development of this painting - from
concept sketch to finished watercolor.
concept drawing is enlarged to actual painting size
(19 x 27.5) and executed in ink. The image is then
transferred to 300 lb. Arches watercolor paper.
fantasy against the Florida sky
Several layers of transparent color are washed on
to establish the appropriate contrast.
Slowly, the Castle takes on a life of its own.
by evergreens, the castle moat springs forth
in a graceful "reflective mood."
both transparent watercolor and water-based
CASTLE painting is now complete.
is pictured at the MGM Animation Studio
on December 20, 2001 signing of the Giclee
Edition of "A Sunny Day". The
original painting is for sale at the Downtown
Disney Gallery. Below Ray poses with Philip
and Kevin who added to the successful