Chuck Jones, September 21, 1912 — February 22, 2002

Today is eight years since my Grandfather, Chuck Jones, passed away.It was eight years and three days ago that I went down to say goodbye to him.He wasn't conscious, at least as far as I could tell as I sat by his bed at his home in Corona del Mar.  But I...

Chuck Jones: One Side of the Paper, Please!

By Craig KausenI was asked recently about the lore that Chuck only drew on one side of a piece of paper. The short answer is that, yes, he rarely drew on both sides. I think from a purely practical point of view having images on both sides of the paper often created a...

7 Years and Still Living On…

Seven years ago today, my grandfather passed away.  It was definitely a difficult transition for me, for my family, and truly for the world (as I have heard from literally thousands of people over the past seven years).   However, he...

A Flashback to Chuck Jones and Family – 1999

I found a great photo the other day of Chuck at my son Alex's 8th grade graduation ceremony.  Chuck was definitely the only one who was wearing the plantation hat and vest on that day.  As the eldest great-grandchild, Alex and Chuck had a special...