Olive Oyl Loves: Emi Aoki Nail Art

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Artist Emi Aoki is an expert at working on the tiniest of canvases — fingernails! Look at the phenomenal Popeye and Olive Oyl-inspired nail art that she created below. Color us inspired and in awe of her talent! Seriously, could Swee’ Pea be any cuter?!?

Emi Aoki Nail Art

Emi Aoki Nail Art


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Campaign for the GRAACC Children’s Cancer Support Program in Brazil Wins Three Awards for Creativity

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The 2014 campaign by Ogilvy Brasil for the GRAACC children’s cancer support program in Brazil has won three awards at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, which is currently being held at the Palais des Festivals in France.

The campaign, entitled “Carequinhas,” received three awards, two golds and one silver, in the Lions Health healthcare communications category.  Popeye, one of the three King characters featured, was the image selected for the publicity and press coverage!
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Olive Oyl Loves: Marsala, Pantone Color of the Year

Pantone, the global authority on color, inspires artists, designers and stylists to color the world.  This year, Pantone has chosen PANTONE® 18-1438 Marsala, a naturally robust and earthy wine red, as the Color of the Year for 2015.

“Marsala enriches our mind, body and soul, exuding confidence and stability,” said Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute®. (more…)

A Teaser Video from Sony Pictures Animation

Sony Pictures Animation is developing an all-new POPEYE animated feature, with Genndy Tartakovsky directing the CG adaptation of the famous sailor man’s origin story. Of course, Olive Oyl will play an integral role in the mighty mariner’s story!

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Click here to view what is called a look development reel. Filmmakers use it to help find the tone of the feature film they are working on. Nothing is finished – even the voices, which have not yet been cast.  Genndy decided to share a bit of the fun he’s having by giving an insider’s view of where he is in the development process with his fans.
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