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 The Zanuck Company – 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, 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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Monday, January 12, 2009

Monday Morning Drawing Hand

Heavy hand on Mondays...


  1. I have to say, I'm in love with the overall shape of your characters (rather, the shapes that comprise them). There's a uniqueness and dynamic flow to every design. Very inspiring.

  2. Yes, great design. Very dark.

  3. i really like your way of working. it´s very inspirational.
    i´ll keep visiting your site.
    great work.
    greetings from madrid

  4. really good design on the head! dynamic!

  5. Hi! :) Great characters you have here!

  6. PFFF, you are so inspiring. Are you sure you can't do a machine more simple; They are allways incredible ! Awesome job my friend, i'm a fan…

  7. I admire the quality of your work.
    Excellent design, very good colors.
    Greetings!!!!! :-)

  8. Great artwork. I'm an illustrator and animation director from England. I love the look of your work