Disney’s Art of Animation Resort will allow guests to become part if some of their favorite animated films, including Finding Nemo, Cars, Lion King, and The Little Mermaid. The Art and Animation Resort will have a total of 1,120 family suites and 864 standard rooms. Family suites are scheduled to open on May 31, 2012 and standard rooms on December 31, 2012.
Ryan Parrish and Bill Hanus explain how the characters from the movie are brought to life for the Resort. Chip Foose, the designer of the flames on Ramone in the movie Cars, also explains how he will be applying the flames to Ramone for the Art of Animation. Chip Foose is also assisting with the Cars Land project at Disneyland.