Sideshow reveals statues of Lilo & Stitch creator Chris Sanders
Sideshow revealed an entirely new collaboration with celebrated writer, director and cartoonist Chris Sanders. Through this new partnership, Sideshow will produce high quality collectible statues that will faithfully bring Sanders’ whimsical artwork to life in three dimensions. See the first complete statue below!
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To date, Chris Sanders has had a prolific career in character design, storyboarding and co-writing and co-directing beloved hit films like Disney’s Lilo & Stitch, as well as How to Train Your Dragon and The Croods for DreamWorks Animation and the recent live action of Call of the Wild. His style of illustration is immediately recognized for his vibrant coloring, pin-up sensitivity and imaginative aesthetics inspired by tropical and fantasy themes.
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Sideshow is working closely with Sanders to realize his two-dimensional art as detailed statues that capture the same expressive energy as his signature cartoon creations. The first piece to debut in this new series of artists will be the Pumpkin witch statue, a magical pin-up figure inspired by the glamor and horror of the Halloween season. You can see Chris Sanders painting his redline sketch of the original Pumpkin Witch design in the video below!
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Fans can keep an eye on side.show/comingsoon for more updates and collectibles from this partnership with Chris Sanders. There, you can confirm your presence when the Pumpkin Witch Statue is released for pre-order and view all the latest announcements about this exciting new series of artists. Follow all the news and interesting news of Sideshow Con 2020 in side.show/con.