To help celebrate Walt Disney World's 40th Anniversary, the Disney Studios Ink & Paint Team is releasing a new piece of art entitled "Key to the Kingdom" at an event on September 3, 2011 inside Disney's Hollywood Studios.
The release event will take place at Studios Animation Gallery on September 3, 2011 from 10:00am -1:00pm & 2:00pm - 5:00pm.
The ink and paint cel event will feature Disney Design Group Artist, Costa Alavezos and Ink & Paint Artists, James Bonserio, Erin Magill, Theodora M. DeLaney, David Rippberger, Lynn Rippberger and Sharon K. Vincent.
This new design work is being described as, "the essence of wonder and excitement that comprised the magical kingdom since it opened its gates on October 1, 1971."
The Key to the Kingdom cel will be limited to 1500 pieces. Prices are as follows
- Unframed Cel $125
- Black Frame and Cel $215
- Black Frame with Pin and Cel $240
- Black Frame with Pin, Postcard and Cel $265
- Gold Frame and Cel $290
As a bonus, those that preorder the cell by Friday, September 2, 2011 at 3:00pm EST will recieve a Key to the Kingdom Limited Edition Pin.
If you are unable to attend the premiere of Key to the Kingdom, but would still like to purchase the Ink & Paint cel, please contact Walt Disney Event Services at 407-827-7600.