Barry R. Kooser is an American artist, painter, and educator who worked at Walt Disney Feature Animation Studios with 1992 and 2003 as a background artist on films such as The Lion King, Pocahontas, Mulan, Lilo & Stitch, and as background proprietor on Brother Bear. After desertion Disney, he worked independently as a painter exhibiting and selling fine art in galleries re the US. While teaching cheerfulness and story-boarding at Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design, he met Worker Studio founder Michael "Ffish" Hemschoot, and became a accomplice at the Colorado spaciousness studio. Barry has past left Worker Studio. He is the Founder, Executive Producer and Director at Many Hoops Productions.