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Cartoon blog from the New Yorker

March 6, 2008 in General

The New Yorker magazine recently launched a blog called Cartoonist of the Month.

As you might expect, each month a different cartoonist takes the reins and talks about cartooning, their influences, how they work, and so on – while providing lots of cartoons and sketches of course.

This month’s contributor is Barbara Smaller and if you click on the archive section you can see the first two, Mick Stevens and Michael Maslin.

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How they used to cartoon

February 18, 2008 in General


Here’s a link to a book on cartoon drawing by B. “Tack” Knight from 1923. It’s a fun read. The complete book has been posted on Flickr by Dave Blog (possibly not his real name) and you can read it as a slideshow here: Tack’s Cartoon Tips. Not for those offended by images from a pre-politically correct era …

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