Category Archives: Illustration

The pain of the home office

This scene will be quite familiar for those amongst you who spend their time slaving away in their home office, constantly disturbed by neighbours, offspring and the technological temptations that populate our households. A recent illustration by Brecht Vandenbroucke for … Continue reading

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Watterson draws again, for once

Elusive cartoon superstar Bill Watterson, celebrated creator of Calvin and Hobbes and very much off the radar since that strip’s demise, clearly hasn’t lost his touch. He created the poster for the new documentary Stripped, a feature-length love song to … Continue reading

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Renaat Demoen as illustrator

A while ago I posted a vintage comic by Flemish cartoonist Renaat Demoen from the 1940′s, as I scanned it from the tattered copy that my mom gave to me when I was a little kid myself (I later managed … Continue reading

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Brian Biggs on Ice

It’s nice to see work by once-cartoonist-now-children’s-books-author Brian Biggs pop up in unexpected places, such as this illustration for The February 6 issue of the Washington Post Express. (Thanks, Mike)

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Meersman does Moore

Karl Meersman is Belgium’s foremost caricaturists, with a weekly topical page in media weekly Focus. With all the attention going to Alan Moore on account of his being on the short list for the Grand Prix in Angoul√™me, and of … Continue reading

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Tomato Can Blues Is Natural Graphical Storytelling

Tomato Can Blues by Mary Pilon is a story about mixed martial arts, lack of opportunity and violent revenge that is just made for a movie treatment. In the mean time, the New York Times saw the possibilities here, and … Continue reading

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So, you want to be a superhero

If you are desperate to get into the superhero game, but don’t know where to start, fear no more. Canadian designer Zia Somjee collected all you need to know in a handy infographic, as is the rage these days. But … Continue reading

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