Jesse Brown, a BoingBoing guest-blogger, is the host of TVO's Search Engine podcast.
The most creative guy I knew in high school was this kid Ba Blackstock. He drew hilarious cartoons, directed theatrical adaptations of Dan Clowes comics and made crazy short movies.
Later, he spent years of his life making this cartoon. He went old-school, penciling by hand over a light board (he's entirely self-taught). Then he inked and colored it and added 3D stuff digitally. Of course, he nearly lost his mind in the process.
The resulting cartoon speaks for itself.
NOTE: this is just one chapter. I recommend watching the whole 14 minute thing (link.)
Yesterday, when Trump tried to hold Melania’s hand on the tarmac in Israel, she was quick to swat it away. Today, when Trump tried once again to hold her hand when they landed in Italy, she was mighty smooth with a new tactic – the ol’ reach-for-the-hair move. Trump is going to have to get […]
The original art for the cover of R. Crumb’s Fritz the Cat 1969 paperback sold at Heritage Auctions for $717,000: Robert Crumb R. Crumb’s Fritz the Cat Cover Original Art (Ballantine, 1969). Fritz gets cozy with girlfriend Charlene in this famous cover image, taken from the oversized collection of stories first published by Ballantine in […]
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