CARTOONIST

By Chris Slane | Illustrator & comic creator.

Get drawing with affinity photo

Affinity Photo for iPad is clearly an unrivalled photo editor – and it’s hard to argue with its one-off price of £19.99 – but how does Serif’s app …

Adobe

About

For International Human Rights Day Pedro Molina pens a special cartoon about Ramón Esono Ebalé, imprisoned three months now for cartoons critical of …

Rights & Freedoms

The New York Times Books

The artist Barry Blitt has been responsible for some of the most provocative political covers of The New Yorker during the Trump era. He's here with …

My latest cartoon the @guardian

German-American cartoonist Thomas Nast conceived and introduced our modern image of Santa Claus in a series of drawings for Harper’s Weekly in the years 1863 -1865 https://t.co/DX51euLT5m

How Art Spiegelman Designs Comic Books: A Breakdown of His Masterpiece, Maus

<i>Maus</i><i>,</i> cartoonist Art Spiegelman’s groundbreaking, Pulitzer Prize-winning account of his complicated relationship with his Holocaust survivor father, …

Literature

Santa messed up in this week’s @newyorkermag

Roz Chast Is New Yorkier Than You

Perhaps you’ve wondered what sort of thing catches the eye of the cartoonist Roz Chast, whose characters, when something catches their eye, tend to FREAK OUT, in vibrating capital letters.<p>Ms. Chast, 62, was in midtown the other day to promote her new book, “Going Into Town: A Love Letter to New …

Graphic Novels

Barry Blitt may call himself 'old-timey,' but his political artwork is up-to-the-minute

Over the past three decades, artist Barry Blitt has paired his signature ink and watercolors with his dry wit to create memorable covers for The New Yorker magazine.<p>Now, Blitt is out with a new book that contains some of his most memorable work, including the controversial 2008 cover “The Politics …

Illustration

How to improve your character art

When you're tasked with creating a character design from scratch, think about that figure’s personality. Put yourself in their mindset and identify …

Tutorials

Leo Baxendale #TheBashStreetKids https://t.co/mPcVbjmBu1

A year ago I drew this cartoon for the @newyorkermag. It seems just as relevant now as it was then, unfortunately.

Rachel Cooke’s best graphic novels of 2017

There were fine memoirs and a deluxe life of Chris Ware, but the year belonged to Joff Winterhart’s moving portrait of masculinity<p>If it were down to me, every person in Britain would get a copy of Joff Winterhart’s graphic novel <b>Driving Short Distances</b>(Cape £14.99) for Christmas; I simply can’t see …

Books

1. If you are in Toronto or Southern Ontario, I'd highly recommend making a trek to Guelph to see the new art show by Seth. https://t.co/Sy0A70KZ8C

A cartoon by P.C. Vey. #TNYcartoons

The Woes of Working for Hef

“Take Me To Your Leader,” a gag cartoon by Jack Davis which eventually ran in <i>Playboy</i> in the late 1950s.A few weeks ago a set of three letters written …

Cartoons

The defiance of Tove Jansson, mother of Moomins

ASK any Finn of their fondest childhood memory, and it is likely to involve the Moomins in some way. The affable, hippopotamusesque little trolls …

Economics

Comic Life 3

• <b>By:</b> plasq LLC<p>"Comic Life is one of our favorite apps!"<br>-TUAW<p>" * * * * " Macworld<p>"Awesome!... It's intuitive and it has a wider selection of title …

A Case for Friendship

I spent last week visiting New York, and ended up going on several cartoon related adventures. I had a lot of fun, and I thought that since this is a …

Mimi Pond.

<b>Bio:</b> I was born in San Diego, CA, and attended the California College of Arts and Crafts in Oakland, CA. from 1975-78. After that, I worked in a restaurant in Oakland that became the basis of my graphic novels, <i>Over Easy</i>, and <i>The Customer is Always Wrong</i>, published in 2014 and 2017, respectively. Prior to those book publications, I began my career in <i>The National Lampoon</i>, <i>The Village Voice, Adweek, Seventeen, Glamour, Redbook, Manhattan, Inc,</i> and many more too numerous to mention. I also published …

Studio @DaveMcKean https://t.co/5NbeQcvxb0

Joan Sfarr @joannsfar #LeChatduRabbin https://t.co/u0R7e19XRx

Instagram

Chris Ware

Full Transcript<p><i>Monday 11/13/2017</i><p>Cartoonist Chris Ware introduces his latest book, "Monograph."<p>People in this videoChris Ware<p>CategoryBooks Art and …

Charlie Rose

Who Is Rob Rogers? The Artist Behind This Viral Gun Control Cartoon Wants To "Get The Dialogue Started"

Comic journalism frequently encapsulates commentary on culture and power in ways that prolix essays and lengthy opinion editorials cannot. These …

Guns

Teens, Shape-Shifters, Ghosts: Great Graphic Novels by Women

<i>Lisa Brown is a</i> New York Times <i>best-selling illustrator, author and cartoonist. Some of her picture books include:</i> The Airport Book, Goldfish Ghost <i>by</i> …

@SteadmanArt saw you at the Society of Illustrators! https://t.co/Zexvft5Jkj

Congratulations to @cathywilcox1 2017 Cartoon winner #AmnestyAwards https://t.co/6kHINj7v1L

CRNI’s 2017 Courage in Cartooning Award Goes to Equatorial Guinea’s Ramón Esono Ebalé

The short URL of the present article is: https://cartoonistsrights.org/cSyYh<p>PRESS RELEASE<br>As the President of the Board of Directors of Cartoonists …