Iwao Takamoto is an artist and the person who designed Scooby Doo ( Scooby Doo History). If you are going to be in the Los Angeles area on Saturday, March 14, 2009 then you should attend his exhibit and book signing at the Van Eaton Gallery in Sherman Oaks. Michael Mallory, Willie Ito, and Takamoto will be signing copies of the new book, IWAO TAKAMOTO: MY LIFE WITH A THOUSAND CHARACTERS.
The exhibit and book signing is scheduled from 6 pm to 9 pm. You need to RSVP with the Van Eaton Gallery at 818-788-2357. The Van Eaton gallery is located at 13613 Ventura Blvd.
This is a fantastic opportunity to see Scooby Doo art and its creator. Takamoto's artistic talent as well the cultural impact that he has had upon generations of children makes this a fantastic opportunity.