Disney to close last hand-drawn animation studio [c/o ArtsJournal] The craft isn't going away, it's just shifting to a different industry; all of the trainee animators I've ever known wanted to be comic book artists. #link 2005.07.28 @ 21:43 // Screen // You were reading Disney to close last hand-drawn animation studio, a link posted with comment by MacDara Conroy. It is filed under Screen and was published in July 2005. If you liked what you read here, you can follow this site on Twitter @MacDaraBlogs or via reader feed, and find many more entries in the Archive. You can also buy me a Ko-fi.