usually, when you are looking for something you
are not successful. but during your searching you
find all different other things you even forgot that
you collected them many years ago.
like in this case some beautiful layout copies from
BALTO, done around 1993 by bolhem bouchiba,
who several years later became one of the best
animators at disney in paris and animated tarzan.
he was just tired of producing these incredible
and some of my sketches of the gold-dredge interior.
in our early story the gold-dredge in nome was way more
important than in the final movie. I had to design a lot of
pretty complicated oldfashioned machinery.
nothing of that was used in the final movie.
here are a few of my color designs of the gold-dredge...