Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Halloween Google Doodle!


Hey ya'll, just wanted to share the last project I was a part of at Google. Find out what's behind those doors right here :) Thanks to fine folks like Khom, Mark, and SFD for their ingenuity & sorcery the icing icing on the cake couldn't be cooler (the cat is AWESOME!)... and the rest of the doodlers (you know who you are) I miss you guys!

Here are some other personal favorites from the past year...

detail of First Day of School


detail of Moon/Mid Autumn Festival
Julia Child's 100th Birthday - alt concept

Julia Child's 100th Birthday - rough color

Julia Child's 100th Birthday - sketch

The Golden Gate Bridge's 75th Birthday! I <3 sf="sf">

Teacher's Day
Dia De Los Muertos!
Grandparents Day (Poland)
Edmond Halley

 Google's 13th Birthday (which was a mini set)

 and my first doodle, Annie Schmidt, a Dutch children's book writer who worked with the brilliant illustrator, Fiep Westendorp. 

19 comments:

roel said...

Really love the Halloween Google Doodle! Great work, as always.

Nikhita said...

I knew it was yours! Great work as always! Loved it! :)

Gillibean said...

Brilliant. Just Brilliant! I love waking up and being able to tell that Willie's done today's Google image. great stuff! Can't wait to see ya at CTN again.

joscha said...

Such a fan of your blog, great to see a collection of your work for google.
As a Dutchy I love to see your take on Jip & Janneke, what a surprise! Fiep is amazing.

Jez Tuya said...

awesome work, Willie!

Michael Yates said...

great work Willie! I really enjoyed seeing these throughout the year

Sam Kocilowicz said...

Love it! Always love your Google Doodle, can always spot yours :)

Sam Kocilowicz said...

Love it! Always love your Google Doodle, can always spot yours :)

Claire said...

Awesome! Looks like being a Google Doodler is really fun.

Falahan said...

Ahhh! I enjoy the animation/illustration of Google's home page this morning. (the last monster at right is terrific) Great job!

Kim Smith said...

Always loved seeing your doodles, Willie! Too bad you aren't doing them anymore.

Kim Smith said...

Loved seeing your Goggle Doodles, Willie! Too bad you aren't working on them anymore.

Hannah Tuohy said...

Such amazing work!

Anonymous said...

Willie this is Raze and Monika. We love your halloween doodle. Esdecially Monika's dad. Cheers bro!

Anonymous said...

Willie this is Raze and Monika. We love your halloween doodle. Esdecially Monika's dad. Cheers bro!

Tyler Stott said...

Those are a few of my favorites too...GREAT stuff!

Kristin said...

you forgot the train doodle...that one was my favorite.

David Campbell said...

What a beautiful collection of doodles! I didn't know you were no longer at Google...

Xavier Yabut said...

These are great! I like the shapes and colors you used!