Ever Wonder What A Cartoonists Convention Is Like?

The Saturday Evening Post’s David Apatoff sums up a Reuben Awards weekend perfectly in this wonderful take on what a cartoonists convention is really like.

(BTW, the ‘unknown’ cartoonist, left back row, in the women pioneer photo is magazine/New Yorker cartoonist, Ali Solomon)

 

Saturday Morning Muse: Mort Walker

(Caricature by Tom Richmond and photo courtesy of the National Cartoonists Society)

I haven’t posted anything new in a while here on the Dustin blog for our “Saturday Morning Muse” feature.

Plus, it isn’t even Saturday.

But the cartooning world lost a mega titan over the weekend — Mort Walker, creator of “Beetle Bailey” and “Hi and Lois” died at the age of 94. He was the last of what some would call the greatest class of 20th Century cartoonists which included stars like Charles Schulz, Bil Keane, Hank Ketchum, Johnny Hart, Brandt Parker, and more.

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