Joshua Counsil

Published: October 21, 2011 at 12:44 PM

Google continues to impress.
Mike Gallagher

Published: October 21, 2011 at 12:48 PM

"To gouge even more money from Blair's fans, Disney has release several items for sale at the Art of Disney Stores taken from her prints. You can purchase postcards, scarves, plates, and even a vase."


Published: October 21, 2011 at 1:48 PM

Love Mary Blair--and was really excited to see her featured on Google today.

One correction: she didn't design the Tower of the Four Winds; that was done by fellow Imagineer, Rolly Crump. Likewise, while Blair deserves the most credit for designing "it's a small world," many others including Crump, Marc Davis, Alice Davis, and Blaine Gibson, were instrumental in creating the attraction.

Skipper Adam

Published: October 21, 2011 at 11:25 PM

Correct, she did not design the tower. Fact checking must be out of style.

Published: October 22, 2011 at 5:24 AM

Sorry bout the error. However, fact checking was not the problem. I misread the article I was reading. I went back and checked it again and realized saw my error after you mentioned it.
Joshua Counsil

Published: October 22, 2011 at 10:58 PM

Agree with Mike.
Anthony Murphy

Published: October 24, 2011 at 4:02 PM

Just back from the parks! I was wondering why there was so much Mary Blair items out there.

Personally, I think this woman is both a genius and a pioneer. She seems to be one of the only female artists that Walt trusted. For that time, I think she broke bariers