Dave Bossert, a 32 year veteran effects animator of the Walt Disney studio who worked on The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin,et al, was gifted the original Kem Weber-designed desk that had been his steady support and companion on his departure.  His affection for this desk grew into a wonderful new monograph on Weber’s important design contributions to the Walt Disney studios in Burbank.

After the cozy mish mash of the Hyperion studios, Burbank was a streamlined factory.  Workers complained that some of the spirit was gone, but in exchange they had the most efficient and beautiful machine from which to make their innovative and highly technical animated films.