COAT OF SMILES, parody art of iconic symbols. A duck's hat, a mouse's ears and a smiling yellow button. Three iconic things brought together in one artwork.
The PAPERWALKER Journal is the personal weblog of DUCKLAND creator and award-winning character designer Florian Satzinger – who worked on characters such as Donald Duck, Mickey Mouse, Looney Tunes (Daffy Duck, Bugs Bunny, Silvester etc.), Pinky And The Brain, A.J.Hogg and Scooby-Doo, for studios such as Warner Bros., Disney, ReelFX and Zanuck Family Entertainment – in which he shares bits and pieces of his character design work, processes, visual development, inspirations and reference materials of current, past and future projects.
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PLEASE NOTE, the displayed parody artworks of classical cartoon characters are not copies but distinct satiric imitations/caricatures, by exaggerating and transforming the original characters and their related indica (see 'Coat of Smiles') in a way that creates new originals and new meanings, different from the intentions of the originals.

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Wednesday, January 21, 2009


Yesterday evening, I had a very bad computer crash. This gets on my nerves. This costs time which in turn costs money. I'll be back on the blog not before next week. Thank heavens we back up here everything 3 times, and back up the back up, twice. Just wish me luck for installing the new machine...


  1. very sorry to hear that.. and thnx for reminding me to backup my stuff!

  2. Hope u will get all the stuff. Any way, best of luck.

  3. Sorry to hear about your computer but you work is outstanding! Very appealing, lively and unique something rare to find these days. Thanks for the inspiration.

  4. im very happy to hear that you have been backing up your work and cant wait for the books! good luck and keep on pumping out that beautiful work!

  5. Very beautiful illustrations!
    Good luck, about the computer!

  6. I'm really sorry to read about the crash. The good part is the back-up of the back-up :D

    Very good. I hope you can come back soon.