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How To Draw a Wacky Ride - Fireball Tim Explains +VIDEO

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Fireball Tim Lawrence with a full-size Wacky Ride

HOLLYWOOD USA - February 8, 2013: This Sunday, February 10th, Fireball Tim is celebrating the publication of his new book "Fireball Tim's Big Book of Wacky Rides!" with a special live appearance and book-signing event at Diesel, A Bookstore in Malibu, California.

The event begins at 3 PM and is open to "children of all ages." Come by to listen to Tim talk to parents and kids about his passion for cars and Wacky Rides!, take a look at his one-of-a-kind illustrations, listen to music, and, partake in the scrumptious food provided by Dolores Rivellino, aka The Godmother.

Watch Fireball explain How To Draw a Wacky Ride

Inspired by his intense love of cars, animals and creativity, Big Book of Wacky Rides! is a mad-cap take on inanimate objects transformed into cool cars. Each illustration stands on its own as an amusing story, delighting children and parents around the world. From the Olympic "Spoonster" to the "Snot Rocket," these crazy rides take kids of all ages on a journey of the imagination and unique design exploration.

Fireball Tim is Hollywood's go-to guy for wild and wacky rides. His creative thought and design, TV shows and toys populate kids' rooms around the world, spurring fun and zany ideas among many. From Hot Rods to Custom Cars, Movie Cars to Muscle Cars, he has done them all with youthful enthusiasm and inspiration.

Fireball Tim has built an extensive and unique career in the film industry, having designed vehicles, weaponry, props, costumes and environments for hundreds of major features, TV and commercials. His credits include stints as a designer for Walt Disney Imagineering from 1991-93 and Universal Studios Theme Park to movies like Priest, Gone in 60 Seconds, Batman, Monster Garage, Jurassic Park, GI Joe, Knight Rider and The Avengers.

Constantly in demand as an Automotive Design Expert, AutoBlogger and Journalist, Fireball Tim is most sought-after now as an Automotive TV host, with many appearances on the Discovery Network and Speed Channel, including World's Most Expensive Rides, Extreme Rides and Street Tuner Challenge. He has millions of followers through his Web Series on YouTube.

For more information about Fireball Tim and his work visit