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.
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]