REMEMBERING BARNEY MY DOG WHO I INCLUDED IN MANY OF MY CARTOONS

Remembering Barney my dog Remembering Barney my dog. This is an ode to a very special friend that I lost earlier today at 10:30 in the morning. If you know me, you know I appreciate dogs and have had quite a few. They are true friends to us humans and ask for nothing in return […]

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CARTOONIST COST CUTTING MEASURES FELT BY COMIC STRIP CREATORS AND POLITICAL CARTOONISTS

Cartoonist cost cutting Cartoonist cost cutting measures were yet another experience when the web began impacting print and cartooning in general. I previously wrote how technology affects cartoonists from an excerpt in author Dave Astor’s book Comic (and Column) Confessional. And here is another excerpt from that same book relating to the way cartoonists were […]

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INTERNET TECHNOLOGY AFFECTS CARTOONISTS | HOW THE WEB IMPACTED CARTOONING

Technology affects cartoonists Technology affects cartoonists in so many ways now and in my last article about the web impacting cartooning and journalism. I am continuing a with a bit more from that same article from Dave Astor‘s book Comic (and Column) Confessional. Dave’s book has so many interesting stories about cartoonists and the business […]

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HOW THE WORLD WIDE WEB IMPACTS CARTOONING AND CARTOONISTS IS DESCRIBED IN THIS BOOK EXCERPT

Web impacts cartooning and cartoon suppliers How the web impacts cartooning can probably best be described in an excerpt from Comic (and Column) Confessional by author Dave Astor. An interesting excerpt from David’s book gives an in depth look on how the web impacted journalism, publishing and inevitably content like cartoons supplied by cartoonists. What […]

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MENTAL HEALTH CARTOONS ABOUT DEPRESSION

Mental health cartoons Mental health cartoons for professionals. License any of the mental health cartoon panels in the gallery on this page. My cartoons about mental health can be used in your social media campaign, web page or power point presentation. It’s an extremely serious subject but the humor angle is what lessens the impact […]

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CARTOON HUMOR AND CUSTOM CARTOONS FOR ASSOCIATIONS AND GROUPS

Association cartoons based on associations and memberships Association cartoons will attract readers and visitors to your message. Whether you need cartoons for your association newsletter or social media, they can definitely resonate with your audience. Over as many years of marketing cartoons to various associations across North America, I’ve learned humor is key and cartoons […]

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CARTOONIST REPRESENTATIVES MARKET CARTOONS AND ILLUSTRATION SERVICES

Cartoonist representatives are agents who market cartoons Cartoonist representatives are marketing agents. I have written on this topic before, only from the perspective of a salesman trying to sell a gag cartoonist’s gag panels to magazine and newspaper publishers. Cartoonist reps were very useful back in the days when print was king and there was […]

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INTENSE CARTOONING

Intense cartooning requires an active cartoon output Intense cartooning can best be described as “being productive” at the craft. I’ve created upwards of three dozen single panel cartoons in a day when I was actively working the gag panel cartoon market. Pouring yourself into your craft, so to speak means drawing cartoons on a continual […]

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CARTOONING ANSWERS BY CARTOONISTS

Cartooning answers about being a cartoonist Cartooning answers to a recent question I asked several fellow cartoons were interesting enough to share here. I think their feedback on the business of cartooning may be of interest to anyone considering the field of cartooning as a way to earn a living. My initial question was ‘What […]

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