Warner Bros. Cartoons Top Screenwriter’s Secrets for Nurturing Your Child’s Creativity
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Secret #3: Seek Out Creative Role Models Like the cartoon heroes in Dini’s movie, Tom and Jerry’s Giant Adventure, sometimes you’ve got to go up the proverbial beanstalk with your kids – to seek out new ideas and creative role models wherever they may be found. “Jim Henson, once allowed me to visit the Muppets on set,” Dini recalls, “and spent an entire day showing me how he and the other puppeteers performed Kermit and all the characters! After that, I was lucky enough to work with both George Lucas and Steven Spielberg on many fun animation projects, and learned so much from them.”