Mary Blair

Mary Blair (October 21, 1911 – July 26, 1978) was an American artist who was prominent in producing art and animation for The Walt Disney Company. She is known for creating concept art for such films as Alice in Wonderland, Peter Pan, Song of the South and Cinderella. Blair also created character designs for theme park attraction at Disneyland (It's a Small World), Epcot's World Showcase, and the Contemporary resort. Her work is also seen in many children's books, including multiple Golden Back Books, and some currently remain in print. Blair was inducted into the prestigious group of Disney Legends in 1991.