Want to help?This blog is a labor of love. It actually costs us money to keep it operational. If you like the things we gather for you, and want to help us keep the blog afloat, you are most welcome to contribute using the button below...
Tag cloudSpider-Man Art Spiegelman Peanuts Humo Will Eisner Hergé Matt Madden Alan Moore Joost Swarte DC Comics Asterix Calvin & Hobbes Stripgids Watchmen Suske En Wiske Kim Duchateau Ever Meulen Seth Oubapo Spirou Dan Clowes Nutricia Exhibition Adrian Tomine Belgium Vintage Poster Batman Robert Crumb Pieter De Poortere Bill Watterson Chris Ware Knack Jan vander Veken Scott McCloud Hulk Tintin Neil Gaiman Smurfs Marvel Garfield Charles Burns Superman New Yorker Wonder Woman
What’s inside ?
- My Tweets
Category Archives: Advertising
Even though you can tell that this was done in an ad school (there are no inches of copyright information to start with), I thoroughly dig these ads promoting healthy food. Not only are the visuals very creatively imagined, the … Continue reading
I may be starting to sound like an old grump here, but it would seem that a bike was a more wholesome object of desire in the 1940s than a PS4 is today. Just sayin’. These ads are, again, from … Continue reading
You can be whatever you want! All you need is this booklet! I guess these days they’d be selling you a DVD or an online subscription, but back in the 1940s booklets were all the rage. These ads appeared in … Continue reading
Even the smallest donation can do a hero’s work. That is the message in this campaign by The GOVT Pte Ltd of Singapore City, Singapore to raise awareness for the victims of Typhoon Haiyan. I like the idea, and the execution is … Continue reading
I ask you again, how many panels are necessary to explain the ease of your amazing new method for learning music? And how much text ould you add to the comic? These pages were lifted from Romantic Confessions Vol. 2 … Continue reading
If you want to explain your fabulous new and cheap product in a comic format, how many panels do you need? Would 3 suffice, or do you really need 4 ? These ads were published in Real Clue Crime Stories, … Continue reading
Life can be so easy with modern-day appliances – all it takes is a piece of elasticated string or a metal cigarette box (from Real Clue Crime Stories, Vol. 7 #10, 1952 and Patsy And Her Pals #20, 1955).