HOW CARTOONISTS ACQUIRE ASSIGNMENTS IS BASED ON THEIR MARKETING AND SELF PROMOTIONAL TECHNIQUES

Generating cartoon assignments requires aggressive self promotion Generating cartoon assignments is done through various forms of self promotion.  As many freelance cartoonists can attest, it isn’t easy to get a foothold in the business of freelance cartooning. You have to set out on your own, and use various ways in which to reach cartoon editors […]

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SKETCHING CARTOONS HELPS DEVELOP YOUR CARTOONING STYLE

Cartoon sketching in sketch books  maintains your drawing style Cartoon sketching is a great way to keep your illustration and cartooning style “fluid”. Do you find yourself sketching cartoons alot? Do you have a sketchbook handy? Are you looking through old sketches as reference materials to set up a certain kind of cartoon?   I […]

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CUSTOM CARTOONS ABOUT BUSINESS WOMEN

Business women cartoons about women in business Business women cartoons can be created if you seek something needing customization. As I have emphasized in previous articles here on the ToonBlog, customizing cartoons like these are my specialty. Perhaps you’re writing content about women in business for a magazine article or a special blog post about […]

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Cartooning courses for becoming a cartoonist Cartooning courses are a subject that is open to  interpretation. I say this in all sincerity, as I definitely took no training course or schooling when I dove into the business of cartooning. I’m asked to recommend schools and such, but in reality, I’m hesitant. The business of being […]

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FREELANCE CARTOONISTS ACQUIRE ASSIGNMENTS FROM VARIOUS PUBLISHERS WHO NEED CARTOONS

Freelance cartoonist offers cartooning services on a self employment basis Freelance cartoonist can define what a cartoonist does. It can be a plethora of applications. Are you a freelancer? What defines your discipline? To me, personally, becoming a freelancer meant approaching full time cartooning with a vim and vigor. Applying myself as best I knew […]

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FLU CARTOONS

Flu cartoons about influenza and getting sick Flu cartoons available. I sit here writing this with a severe case of the flu. Have you contracted this nasty creeping crud before? Have you dealt with some unknown form of virus permeating your blood stream that leaves you with out an ounce of energy?   I’ve always […]

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KITCHEN CARTOONS

Kitchen cartoons about kitchens Kitchen cartoons depicting cartoon characters in kitchens are available for any of your projects. I’ve created many scenarios where my cartoons show kitchen scenes and want to bring some of them to your attention! Any of these cartoons can be modified. This includes re-dawing any of the cartoons I make available, […]

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CARTOON TEACHING AIDS FOR PROFESSIONALS INCLUDES SINGLE PANEL GAG CARTOONS

Cartoons used as teaching aids Cartoon teaching aids include gag cartoons. Have you ever considered using gag panel cartoons in your educational programs? Are you a teacher or educator? Are you a consultant who is conducting several seminars or presentations? Think about the potential use of cartoons in your consulting projects, whether your a publisher, […]

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GAG PANELS ARE SINGLE PANEL CARTOONS APPEARING MOSTLY IN MAGAZINES

Gag panel cartoons have been a mainstay in cartoon humor Gag panels are single panel cartoons that appear in magazines, newsletters and trade journals. You no doubt, have stumbled upon these unique comic panels when perusing the pages of your favorite magazine. Many magazine editors have used them to highlight specific articles in special issues, […]

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