"The reward is that you can actually create a world separate from reality with a story, actors, music, and camera design. When it works it can entertain, move people and teach us all."
"Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works."Colleen Atwood on Steve Jobs
"You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality."Colleen Atwood on Walt Disney
"The artist in me cries out for design."Colleen Atwood on Robert Frost
"A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away."Colleen Atwood on Antoine de Saint-Exupery
"Sometimes I can't figure designers out. It's as if they flunked human anatomy."Colleen Atwood on Erma Bombeck
"Knowing who the actors were as you were designing them helped, with Catherine's beauty and Renee's frailty, they directed me visually just by who they were."