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film animator , Producer

Lock Robert Wolverton, American film animator, producer. Recipient Outstanding Achievement award Oklahoma Film and television Producers Association, 1980, Golden Ring, Business Professional Advertising Association, 1986, citation Tulsa Art Directors Association, 1986.

Background

Wolverton, Lock Robert was born on August 24, 1940 in Fort Bragg, North Carolina, United States.

Education

Certified, Famous Artists Schools, 1963. Certified, Ringling School Art and Design, 1966.

Career

Art director, Creative Advertising, Inc., Tulsa, 1970-1974;partner, McKenney & Wolverton, Inc., Tulsa, 1974-1978;president, Lock Wolverton Animation, Tulsa, 1978-1986;vice president, creative director, Kids International, Inc., Tulsa, 1986-1992;president, Wolverton Animation Group, Tulsa, 1992-1996;animator, instructor, Walt Disney Company, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, since 1996. Instructor Oral Roberts U., Tulsa, 1982-1984. Consultant Center for Visual Arts, Tulsa, 1989-1990.

Works

Religion

God gives us the Holy Spirit, and when we respond, there is no limit to what the grace of God is able to do in a human life.

Politics

The state cannot control the church, nor should the church attempt to dominate the state. However, religious expression should be present in public life.

Views

Different kinds of small groups inside the overall Methodist movement should be encouraged to developed, so that both leaders and members of the societies could receive support and challenge in their faith.

Membership

Member American Advertising Federation (Silver Spur award, board directors Tulsa chapter 1980-1982), New York Caroonists Guild, Christian Film Producers Fellowship, National Cartoonists Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, fishing.