Joy Lyn Kroeger
Death: March 29th 2008
Chouinard Art Institute (now known as California Institute of the Arts)
Lettering for The Insomniac, Designer of Castle and Teacups located at Disneyland, worked on The Smurfs, and Worked at: Disney, Quartet, Melendez, Duck Soup and Hanna-Barbera, Warner Brothers, Haboush, and Levitow-Hansen.
Comments on Style:
Snow White, Lady and the Tramp, The Smurfs, etc.
http://www.vanityfair.com/culture/features/2010/03/disney-animation-girls-201003. This article in Vanity Fair talks about what it was like for the women who worked on Snow White, which she worked on, but never given much recognition.
http://tomsito.com/blog.php?post=1059, http://www.mouseplanet.com/8166/The_Mystery_of_the_Female_Disney_Animator, http://animationguildblog.blogspot.com/2008/05/lyn-kroeger-1930-2008.html, http://www.insidesocal.com/history/2009/04/the-artistic-history-of-the-insomniac-coffee-house-in-hermosa-beach.html, http://www.vanityfair.com/culture/features/2010/03/disney-animation-girls-201003, http://www.hermosabeachhistoricalsociety.org/dec08newsletter.html, http://www.enotes.com/topic/California_Institute_of_the_Arts, http://archive.easyreadernews.com/story.php?StoryID=20034893&IssuePath=
Contributors to this Listing:
Animators Hall of Fame