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2004 and 2005
Featured Artist Pin of the Month Series

~ 2006 Featured Artist Pin of the Month Series ~

January 2004

~ Featured Artist - Eric Caszatt - Mickey Art Deco ~


This Limited Edition Jumbo-sized pin is part of the 2004 Featured Artist series. Eric Caszatt from Disney Design Group designed this pin called "Mickey Art Deco."

The pin measures approximately 3" x 2" and includes the "Feature Artist" logo and Artist's signature back stamped. The pin is packaged in a beautiful display box and includes the Artist's bio and photograph.

Eric's bio reads: "Throughout my childhood, I'd always enjoyed sketching and designing, but I just thought of it as a hobby, not something I could do for a living. I eventually came around, and realized that my hobby could become a career at Disney."

LE 750 ~ Retail $25.00


February 2004

~ Featured Artist ~ Jim Tronoski ~ Scar and Hyenas ~

This Limited Edition Jumbo-sized pin is part of the 2004 Featured Artist series. Jim Tronoski from Disney Design Group designed this pin called "Scar and Hyenas."

The pin measures approximately 3" x 2" and includes the "Feature Artist" logo and Artist's signature back stamped. The pin is packaged in a beautiful display box and includes the Artist's bio and photograph.

Jim's bio reads: "In 1996, I moved to Orlando and began my career with Disney Design Group as a Design Manager. My illustration background and love of painting has served me well in the past seven years at Disney. I look forward to creating many more special memories for our Guests."

LE 750 ~ Retail $25.00


March 2004

~ Featured Artist - Richard Sznerch - Circle of Mickey Faces ~

This Limited Edition Jumbo-sized spinner pin is part of the 2004 Featured Artist series. Richard Sznerch from Disney Design Group designed this pin called "Op Art Mickey."

This pin measures approximately 3" x 3" and includes the "Feature Artist" logo and Artist's signature back stamped. The pin is packaged in a beautiful display box and includes the Artist's bio and photograph.

Richard's bio reads: "I began my career from the ground up. Starting at the Disney parks to my present position as a Character Artist. My wife and I live at Celebration, FL with such hobbies as playing guitar and collecting toys."

LE 750 ~ Retail $25.00


April 2004

~ Featured Artist ~ Mark McIntyre ~ Splatter Donald ~

This Limited Edition Jumbo-sized pin on pin is part of the 2004 Featured Artist series. Mark McIntyre from Disney Design Group designed this pin called "Splatter Donald."

This pin measures approximately 3" x 3" and includes the "Feature Artist" logo and Artist's signature back stamped. The pin is packaged in a beautiful display box and includes the Artist's bio and photograph.

Mark's bio reads: "Mark was surrounded by art from a very early age, because his parents were both art teachers. This constant artistic influence has proven valueable now that he has become such an integral part of the Disney magic."

LE 750 ~ Retail $25.00


May 2004

~ Featured Artist ~ Randy Noble ~ Mickey For All Time ~

This Limited Edition Jumbo-sized pin on pin is part of the 2004 Featured Artist series. Randy Noble from Disney Design Group designed this pin called "Mickey For All Time".

The background of this pin is silver metal. This pin measures approximately 3" x 3" and includes the "Feature Artist" logo and Artist's signature back stamped. The pin is packaged in a beautiful display box and includes the Artist's bio and photograph.

Randy's bio reads: "Randy has been in the illustration business now for over 20 yrs and he looks forward to working with his favorite Disney characters for many years to come."

LE 750 ~ Retail $25.00


June 2004

~ Featured Artist ~ Scott Hatch ~ Smile With Me ~

This Limited Edition Jumbo-sized pin on pin is part of the 2004 Featured Artist series. Scott Hatch from Disney Design Group designed this pin called "Smile With Me".

This pin measures approximately 3" x 3" and includes the "Feature Artist" logo and Artist's signature back stamped. The pin is packaged in a beautiful display box and includes the Artist's bio and photograph.

Scott's bio reads: "I have been creating art for the Walt Disney Company for twenty seven years. And the one thing that makes me the happiest at Walt Disney World is to watch people smile through my art."

LE 750 ~ Retail $25.00


July 2004

~ Featured Artist ~ Brian Blackmore ~ We The People ~

This Limited Edition Jumbo-sized pin on pin is part of the 2004 Featured Artist series. Brian Blackmore from Disney Design Group designed this pin called "We The People."

This pin measures approximately 3" x 2" and includes the "Feature Artist" logo and Artist's signature back stamped. The Liberty Bell dangle moves side to side. The pin is packaged in a beautiful display box and includes the Artist's bio and photograph.

Brian's bio reads: "Brian's dream, at age five was to work for Walt Disney. Every day he pinches himself, still not believing that his dream actually came true!"


LE 750 ~ Retail $25.00


August 2004

~ Featured Artist ~ Quintin M. Clark ~ Mickey's Film Debut ~

This Limited Edition Jumbo-sized spinner pin is part of the 2004 Featured Artist series. Quintin M. Clark from Disney Design Group designed this pin titled "Mickey's Film Debut." This pin measures approximately 3" and includes the "Feature Artist" logo and Artist's signature back stamped. The pin is packaged in a beautiful display box and includes the Artist's bio and photograph.

Quintin's bio reads: "Since the day I was able to pick up a pencil, I have always had a passion for drawing. Little knowing many years later I would be all grown up and achieve my dream, drawing with Disney. I draw for the most magical place on Earth. That's not bad for a young boy growing up from Little Rock, Arkansas."

LE 750 ~ Retail $25.00


September 2004

~ Featured Artist ~ Susan Foy ~ Jungle Rhythm ~

This Limited Edition Jumbo-sized spinner pin is part of the 2004 Featured Artist series. Susan Foy from Disney Design Group designed this pin titled "Jungle Rhythm". This pin measures approximately 3" and includes the "Feature Artist" logo and Artist's signature back stamped. The pin is packaged in a beautiful display box and includes the Artist's bio and photograph.

Susan's bio reads: "I graduated from The Colorado Institute of Art in Denver, Colorado in 1984 and began a 16-year career in Advertising. I started with the Disney Design Group as a freelance artist in May 1999 and in February 2000 became a permanent member of the Creative Team. Currently I am a member of the Disneyland® Resort Art Team.

LE 750 ~ Retail $25.00


October 2004

~ Featured Artist ~ Paola Gutierrez ~ What A Hot Head ~

This Limited Edition Jumbo-sized spinner pin is part of the 2004 Featured Artist series. Paola Gutierrez from Disney Design Group designed this pin titled "What A Hot Head". This pin measures approximately 3" and includes the "Feature Artist" logo and Artist's signature back stamped. The pin is packaged in a beautiful display box and includes the Artist's bio and photograph.

Paola's bio reads: "Ever since I was a child, I dreamed about becoming an artist. Needless to say..My parents were a bit nervous. However they always said follow your heart. Well...That is exactly what I did. Graduated from Ringling School of Art and Design in Sarasota, Florida. And this is how it all began...".

LE 750 ~ Retail $25.00


November 2004

~ Featured Artist Pin ~ Tim Whalen ~ Pure American Tradition ~

This Limited Edition Jumbo-sized pin on pin is part of the 2004 Featured Artist series. Tim Whalen from Disney Design Group designed this pin called "Pure American Tradition". This pin measures approximately 3" x 3" and includes the "Feature Artist" logo and Artist's signature back stamped. The pin is packaged in a beautiful display box and includes the Artist's bio and photograph.

Tim's bio reads: "Tim found himself artistically inclined at a very early age. Encouraged and inspired by his mother, Tim chose to pursue art as his career when he was in college. An artist with the Disney Design Group since 1998, Tim enjoys creating artwork that proudly represents the Disney name.

LE 750 ~ Retail $25.00


December 2004

~ Featured Artist - Keri Murphy - Christmastown ~

This Limited Edition Jumbo-sized pin on pin is part of the 2004 Featured Artist series. Keri Murphy from Disney Design Group designed this pin called "Christmastown". This pin measures approximately 3" x 3" and includes the "Feature Artist" logo and Artist's signature back stamped. The pin is packaged in a beautiful display box and includes the Artist's bio and photograph.

Keri's bio reads: "After graduating from the Ringling School of Art and Design, Murphy began an internship with the Creative Department for the Walt Disney World® Merchandise division. Later "Murf" was hired as an artist for the Disneyland® Team, then became lead character artist for the opening team of Disney's California Adventure® at Disney Design Group. Murf joined the Walt Disney World® Toy Team in 2001 and currently is on the opening team for Hong Kong Disneyland®.

LE 750 ~ Retail $25.00


January 2005

~ Featured Artist Collection 2005 ~ Mark Seppala ~ Multi Character Spinner ~

This Limited Edition Jumbo-sized spinner pin is part of the 2005 Featured Artist collection. Mark Seppala from Disney Design Group calls this pin Mickey, Minnie & Friends.

LE 750 ~ Retail $35.00

Mark Seppala's bio reads: "Mark grew up in a small town in Massachusetts, Pembroke to be exact. At an early age he became extremely interested in Walt Disney and all the characters included in the Disney family. After graduation from high school he went to the New England School of Art and Design in Boston where he majored in Advertising Design and Animation. After graduating from art school, Mark held various positions at local Boston design studios and in-house graphics departments. He has designed and worked on projects for print ads, animated TV spots, trade show videos, logos and more. During the time he was employed at these studios, Mark continued to pursue his longing for a job at Disney. After trying for over 10 years he finally became a cast member in 1990 for Attractions Merchandise. To this day he continues to be amazed at the amount of talent he works with. The pixie dust never seems to wear off. As Mark says, "I love coming to work each day".


February 2005

~ Featured Artist Collection 2005 ~ Dawn Ockstadt ~ MUPPET LABS Finest ~

This Limited Edition Jumbo-sized pin-on-pin with slider is part of the 2005 Featured Artist collection. Dawn Ockstadt from Disney Design Group calls this pin MUPPET LABS Finest.

LE 750 ~ Retail $25.00

Dawn Ockstadt's bio reads: "In 1994, my Husband and I left the cold winters of Michigan for a sunny future at Walt Disney World®. While my original dream was to work within Feature Animation, fate led me next door, literally, to the amazingly creative Disney Design Group as an Associate Production Artist.


March 2005

~ Featured Artist Collection 2005 ~ Richard Sznerch ~ Winnie the Pooh Spinner ~

This Limited Edition Jumbo-sized spinner pin is part of the 2005 Featured Artist collection. Richard Sznerch from Disney Design Group calls this pin Winnie the Pooh Spinner.

LE 750 ~ Retail $25.00

Richard Sznerch's bio reads: "Richard began his career from the ground up. Starting at the Disney parks to his present position as a character artist. He and his wife live at Celebration, FL with such hobbies as playing guitar and collecting toys."


April 2005

~ Featured Artist Collection 2005 ~ Thomas Scott ~ Car Detail Mickey ~

This Limited Edition Jumbo-sized spinner pin is part of the 2005 Featured Artist collection. Thomas Scott from Disney Design Group calls this pin Car Detail Mickey.

LE 750 ~ Retail $25.00


May 2005

~ Featured Artist Collection 2005 ~ Tim Whalen ~ Summertime ~

This Limited Edition Jumbo-sized pin is part of the 2005 Featured Artist collection. Tim Whalen from Disney Design Group calls this pin "Summertime."

LE 750 ~ Retail $25.00


June 2005

~ Featured Artist Collection 2005 ~ Quentin Clark ~ Sketching Your Conscience ~

Jiminy Cricket is your guide in this Limited Edition Jumbo Pin. Inspired by an animation sketch pad, Jiminy and his many expression have been drawn on this pin. The pencil slides from side to side as the finishing touches are being made to his image. Jiminy Cricket is a pin-on-pin. This Limited Edition Jumbo-sized pin is part of the 2005 Featured Artist collection. Disney Design Group Artist Quentin Clark has titled this pin "Sketching Your Conscience."

LE 750 ~ Retail $25.00


July 2005

~ Featured Artist Collection 2005 ~ Doug Strayer ~ Proud To Be American ~


Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy, Pluto and Chip and Dale celebrate America in this Limited Edition Jumbo Pin. The Disney characters are pin-on-pin. When the bell is pulled down, Donald and Goofy's arms holding American Flags move up. Artist Doug Strayer from Disney Design Group calls this pin "Proud To Be American!"

LE 750 ~ Retail $25.00


August 2005

~ Featured Artist Collection 2005 ~ Brian Blackmore ~ Let's Draw Mickey!

Now everyone can draw Mickey Mouse with this Limited Edition Jumbo Pin. The pin features Mickey Mouse on the cover as a pin-on-pin. The dangle below is a pencil. When the cover is opened, steps on how to draw Mickey are provided. This Limited Edition Jumbo-sized pin is part of the 2005 Featured Artist collection. Disney Design Group Artist Brian Blackmore has titled this pin "Let's Draw Mickey!"

Edition Size: 750 ~ SKU: 10921810 ~ Retail Price: $25.00


September 2005

~ Featured Artist Collection 2005 ~ Bret Melvin ~ The Escape ~
Experiment 626 is escaping in this Limited Edition Jumbo Pin. This pin features Experiment 626 (later known as Stitch) blasting his way to freedom. Experiment 626 is a pin-on-pin.This Limited Edition Jumbo-sized pin is part of the 2005 Featured Artist collection. Disney Design Group Artist Bret Melvin has titled this pin "The Escape".

Edition Size: 750
SKU: 10923556
Retail Price: $25.00

October 2005

~ Featured Artist Collection 2005 ~ Keri Murphy ~ Trick and Treat ~
Edition Size: 750
SKU: 10925833
Retail Price: $25.00

What's this? Snaking off a window is a giant man-eating wreath. Open this pin, and you'll find Jack Skellington from the Nightmare Before Christmas as a delightful treat. This Limited Edition Jumbo-sized pin is part of the 2005 Featured Artist collection. Disney Design Group Artist Keri Murphy has titled this pin "Trick and Treat".


November 2005

~ Featured Artist Collection 2005 ~ Michelle Morrow ~ Kissed by a Princess
Edition Size: 750
SKU: 10921374
Retail Price: $25.00

Dopey is love struck after being kissed by Snow White. Featuring pins-on-pin and stained glass fill, this jumbo pin will be sure to win your heart too. This Limited Edition Jumbo-sized pin is part of the 2005 Featured Artist collection. Disney Design Group Artist Michelle Morrow has titled this pin "Kissed by a Princess".

This pin measures approximately 3.5" tall by 3.25" wide. The backstamp includes the "Feature Artist" logo and Artist's signature. The pin is packaged in a display box with the Artist's bio and photograph.


December 2005

~ Featured Artist Collection 2005 ~ Eric Caszatt ~ Mickey Snowboarding ~
Edition Size: 750
SKU: 10929424
Retail Price: $25.00

Mickey is busting a wicked 360 in this Limited Edition Jumbo Pin. Mickey and his snowboard spin around on this pin. This pin is part of the 2005 Featured Artist collection. Disney Design Group Artist Eric Caszatt has titled this pin "Mickey Snowboard."

This pin measures approximately 3.5" round. The backstamp includes the "Feature Artist" logo and Artist's signature. The pin is packaged in a display box with the Artist's bio and photograph.






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