From CBS News, here’s a 4th of July moment from Liza Donnelly.
A Steig 4th of July Cover
When it comes to New Yorker 4th of July covers, there’s a lot to like. This one, from the exceptionally great William Steig, is a beauty.
Fave Photo of the Day
Tom Chitty, on the left, and Joe Dator — in Toronto, July 3, 2017.
Link here to Tom Chitty’s website
Link here to Joe Dator’s website
From Vermont’s Valley News, May 13, 2017, “‘It’s OK to Flounder’: Paul Karasik Advises CCS Grads” — this piece on Mr. Karasik’s commencement speech delivered to the Center for Cartoon Studies 11th graduating class.
Link here to Paul Karasik’s New Yorker work.
Here’s a CBS News podcast, “Drawing At The White House” featuring Liza Donnelly talking about her recent experience live drawing at The White House for CBS This Morning. (Ms. Donnelly is the CBS News Resident Cartoonist).
Link here to Ms. Donnelly’s website (where you’ll find links to her New Yorker work).
left: Ms. Donnelly on the White House lawn
Attempted Bloggery has thrown its spotlight on a somewhat obscure (very obscure?) New Yorker cartoonist, William Von Riegen. Read the AB post here.
left: a Von Riegen New Yorker drawing in the issue of November 12, 1938.
Liza Donnelly, wearing her CBS News Resident Cartoonist hat, drew what she saw while attending the recent White House Correspondents’ Dinner. See some of her drawings here!
For more about Ms. Donnelly’s work, link to her website here.
Liza Donnelly announced on social media this morning that she’ll be live drawing at tonight’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner (in her capacity as the CBS News Resident Cartoonist). This is possibly another first for a cartoonist in a line of firsts for Ms. Donnelly (the others: live-drawing on the Oscars Red Carpet, and more recently, live-drawing at the White House Press Briefing Room).
Link here to Liza Donnelly’s website (where you’ll find a link to her New Yorker work)
Fave Photo of the Day: CBS News Resident Cartoonist and long-time New Yorker cartoonist, Liza Donnelly is live drawing this morning at The White House. Follow her work on @LizaDonnelly and @CBSThisMorning. Here she is drawing CBS Chief White House Correspondent, Major Garrett out on the White House lawn and the Tweeted drawing.
Cartoon Companion returns with a look at the cartoons from The New Yorker‘s issue of April 24th 2017. The CC guys, joined, as usual by a “Mystery Cartoonist” dissect, among others, cartoons about bird watching, an avocado funeral, and one very large fish tank. Read it here.
Here’s another piece about the one and only Edward Koren: “Shaggy Line Story” from The Commons Online. Read it here.
From MTV News, April 19, 2017, “New Cartoon Tuesdays: How Female Cartoonists Are Changing Mainstream Publications” — read it here.
[Note: cartoon Tuesdays (or “look day”) at The New Yorker switched to Wednesdays in recent times]
A slide-show of Oscar drawings by New Yorker cartoonist and CBS News resident cartoonist, Liza Donnelly. Ms. Donnelly was on the scene (see left)
Here’s a greeting card from 1983 I ran across today while sorting materials in the Ink Spill archives. Good stuff from the great Jack Ziegler! I’ll post some other materials re-discovered throughout the week.