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Posted at 01:40 AM ET, 10/12/2011

ART CLOKEY ‘GUMBY’ DOODLE: Google celebrates birthday of late clay-animation pioneer

New “Doodle” logo celebrates 90th birthday of the late Claymation pioneer.

By Michael Cavna  |  01:40 AM ET, 10/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  art clokey, anthony scott, gumby, clay animation, google doodle

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 01/09/2010

Remembering 'GUMBY' creator Art Clokey

Before there were Wallace and Gromit, before "SNL's" Mr. Bill (or Eddie Murphy, for that matter), even before an entire island of misfit Christmas toys, there was Gumby, the green-slabbed godfather of Claymation. And, of course, Pokey. "Pokey" fittingly...

By Michael Cavna  |  07:00 AM ET, 01/09/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  The Animation | Tags:  Art Clokey, Gumby and Pokey