Dave Zaboski has lived a creative life. He was a Senior Animator with Disney, Sony and Warner Bros. during the Second Golden Age of Animation contributing his artistry to Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, Pocahontas, The Lion King, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Fantasia 2000 and others.
Dave is a classically trained painter who has co-created several internationally published children’s books with luminous authors Dr. Ken and Maddy Dychtwald, and the legendary Dr. Deepak Chopra.
He speaks regularly about the magic of creativity, innovation and collaboration and has taught collaborative creativity to entrepreneurs, educators, artists and others at world renown retreat centers Esalen, Summit, Rancho La Puerta, Singularity University, UCLA, USC, Art Center College of Design, The Animation Workshop and more.
Dave was the West Coast Champion of Art Battles, a gladiatorial art competition between street artists for live art supremacy, has been the Expedition Artist in search of a Lost Temple in the Andes, painted for the Dalai Lama and directed the short animated film for the Lucidity festival last year. He is a sought after live painter at popular music festivals like Youtopia, Lucidity and Lightning in a Bottle, where he curates the Art Temple - an experiential, hands on, community based artistically collaborative self expression Temple with live model art classes taught by professional artists.
Dave lives with his wife Robin, their daughter Grace and a small menagerie on a ranchette in Southern California where he paints and draws daily.
In this dynamic talk you will learn:
• The Five Creative Keys: Five cultivated attributes that Master Creators use every day to make the imagined real
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