erikwiese: HUZZAH! WE WON! →
erikdrawblog: Guess what, Happy? We’re taking home a Reuben! No, you can’t eat it. I’m honored to receive a Reuben award from the National Cartoonists Society. It’s really cool to be recognized by my peers and be in a club with many of my cartoon heroes. I only wish I could have been there in Vegas… Sweet! That was such an underrated show. I am inordinately proud of getting to work on it,...
Five Ways to Be a Good Fan →
Remember the dust up about Fan Art a few days ago? My friend Tom pointed me in the direction of this article on how fans can support and nurture the things they love without doing damage to the community. Very good stuff. I find the last point particularly salient, since it’s more or less what I said earlier.
Social Waste Product: Fan Art →
alexds1: inbetweenthelineart: alexds1: swegener: I spent the morning un-following a bunch of very talented people on Tumblr. That feels like a really weird thing to say. And it is. It was nearly a dozen different artists in all, and they were all extremely talented. Part of what moved me to Follow them in the first place was their skill. In… I agree with this so much. I watch many...
Drawn: Maurice Sendak on his life and work →
drawnblog: I posted a YouTube video earlier today of Tell Them Anything You Want, a 40-minute documentary on Maurice Sendak who died earlier today. The video has been taken down, but not before I managed to transcribe the author and illustrator’s parting thoughts on his work and life: I did some… Too many bright lights are winking out. Goodbye Maurice Sendak.