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Member Appreciation Month Event Schedule

Podcast Schedule


The Cartoon History podcast will be live-streamed simultaneously to these locations. We recommend using Animation Resources’ own live streaming page to avoid disconnects by third party sites.

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(Cartoon History will also stream to YouTube and Facebook. The Best Of videos will only stream to Facebook.)


The Best of 1-25 Podcast: WEDNESDAY MARCH 8th 5pm / SATURDAY MARCH 11th 2pm (PST)

The Best of 26-50 Podcast: THURSDAY MARCH 9th 5pm / SATURDAY MARCH 11th 4pm (PST)

The Cartoon History Podcast (in two parts): (Streamed in two parts) FRIDAY MARCH 10th Part 1: 5pm (PST) Part 2: 7pm (PST) / SATURDAY MARCH 11th Part 1: 6pm (PST) Part 2: 8pm (PST)

Animation Resources Discord

During Members Appreciation Month, Animation Resources is hosting weekly events on its Discord server. Join us every Sunday during Members Appreciation Month to participate in discussions and network with fellow artists from all over the world. The doors open at 4:30 pm (PDT) and the get together begins at 5:30 pm.

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JOIN US At The Animation Resources Discord Server

SUNDAY FEBRUARY 19th 5:30 pm (PDT):
A Discussion About The Best of RefPack 1-25

SUNDAY FEBRUARY 26th 5:30 pm (PDT):
A discussion on our Best of RefPack 26-50

SUNDAY MARCH 5th 5:30 pm (PDT):
A Discussion About The Cartoon History: From East To West Podcast

SUNDAY MARCH 12th 5:30 pm (PDT):
Animation Resources 10th Anniversary Party!

Animation Resources is one of the best kept secrets in the world of cartooning. Every month, we sponsor a program of interest to artists, and every other month, we share a book and up to an hour of rare animation with our members. If you are a creative person interested in the fields of animation, cartooning or illustration, you should be a member of Animation Resources!


Davey Jarell is a member of the Board of Directors of Animation Resources. He is a professional storyboard artist for television and acts as our Director of Programs.


Discord is a free chat app that supports video, voice chat and text chat. Discord servers are divided into channels, which all have their own subject or theme of discussion. Members are assigned roles which helps everyone keep track of who’s who. The Animation Resources Discord channel is a virtual meeting place for our supporters. You can meet other Animation Resources members, talk with the people behind the scenes at our organization, and attend lectures and screenings— all without leaving your home. It’s free and open to everyone in the creative community. If you’d like more info on how Discord works, see this article: What is Discord?

Here’s how to install the Discord app and login to the Animation Resources Discord Server:

  • iPhone or Android: Download the app from the App Store or Google Play Store and install.
  • Desktop: You can access Discord for your Mac or PC from You can choose to download and install the free Discord app, or enter our channel directly using your web browser.
  • Just follow the prompts to create your own login account.
  • Click the plus sign to the right of the app and select "JOIN A SERVER".
  • Enter this invite code: vES5YsV
    4. YOU’RE THERE!
  • Take a moment to look around, read the rules and introduce yourself.

The Animation Resources Discord Server is open to the public right now. Pop in and look around, and make a point to visit on Sunday!

Animation Resources 10th Anniversary

It’s Members Appreciation Time again at Animation Resources, and For the past decade, Animation Resources has been serving artists working in the fields of animation, cartooning and illustration. Our volunteers and members have pulled together to raise the bar for our art form, and it’s time to celebrate… It’s Members Appreciation time again!

During the month of February, Animation Resources expresses our appreciation for to members with a very special Reference Pack, and we invite you to become a member too. For the next 30 days, we will be sharing reasons why you should join us. Our benefits of membership far exceed the cost of our annual dues. You can find out what our members get at the Member Appreciation Page. It’s easy to join. Just click on this link and you can sign up right now online…


Members Appreciation Month

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