Peter Kuper Direct Draws Little Donald’s Sneeze; A Case For Pencils Spotlights Hartley Lin’s Tools Of The Trade; Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon…And Yesterday’s; Seth’s City; Today’s Daily Shouts Cartoonist; More Spills: Chast, Blitt

Calling his recent New Yorker piece, Little Donald’s Sneeze (After Winsor McCay’s ‘Little Sammy Sneeze’) a “Photoshop fest” Peter Kuper decided to do a sort of take 2 — without Photoshop.  Edward Sorel has referred to working this way as direct drawing. In an email, Mr. Kuper told the Spill: “I had to check if my McCay drawing chops were

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The Wednesday Watch; Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon; Yesterday’s Daily Shouts Cartoonist; Article Of Interest On J.A.K.

Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon A newbie to newyorker.com, Hilary Allison, with a crisis goal.   _______________________________________________________________ Yesterday’s Daily Shouts Cartoonist From Caitlin Cass, who began contributing to The New Yorker in August of 2018: “Some Causes Of Pandemic-Related Video Conflict”   _______________________________________________________________ From Vice, April 29, 2020, “How Having OCD During A Pandemic Is Not A Superpower” — this

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Video Conversation Of Interest With Roz Chast; Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon

Video Conversation of Interest With Roz Chast From The Center For Cartoon Studies, this short conversation between Roz Chast and Charles Forsman. Ms. Chast has been contributing to The New Yorker since 1978.  Visit her website here. __________________________________________________________________ Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon Christopher Weyant on home deliveries.  Mr. Weyant has been contributing to The New Yorker since 1998. Visit

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The Latest American Bystander; Jason Chatfield’s Covid-19 Diary; Daily Cartoon & Daily Shouts Cartoonists (Yesterday’s & Today’s)…And Barry Blitt’s Kvetchbook

The latest American Bystander (March 2020) has landed on my desk —  it’s a treat!  Here are The New Yorker cartoonists whose contributions you’ll find in the issue (and in the case of John Cuneo, on the issue’s cover): George Booth (besides a full-page Booth drawing there’s a lovely photo of Mr. Booth on the very last page), Roz Chast

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Comics Journal Of Interest; Today’s Daily Cartoonist & Cartoon

Comics Journal Of Interest The Summer-Fall Comics Journal features a “Career-Spanning” interview with Gary Groth (founder and President of Fantagraphics Books). Read a little more here. Roz Chast’s entry on the Spill‘s A-Z:   Roz Chast (pictured above. Photo by Bill Franzen) Born, Brooklyn, NY. New Yorker work: 1978 – . Key collections: Unscientific Americans (Dolphin/Doubleday, 1982), Theories of Everything

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