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Mama Tried: Cartooning Motherhood

Laura Rossi Totten | Posted 11.19.2015 | Parents
Laura Rossi Totten

Mama Tried is fun and funny - it's part memoir, part commentary, and of course part comic strip. The cartoons are what make this book so relatable and at the same time funny in way that only parents will understand (double points for twins and multiples).

Diversity In Picture Books

Melanie Hope Greenberg | Posted 10.29.2015 | Books
Melanie Hope Greenberg

Picture book crafting challenges me to depict life in its simplest forms. At the same time the craft is multi-dimensional. I've always enjoyed paintings which tell several stories captured in a single frame.

12 Reasons Pandas Give Not To Have Sex

Landysh | Posted 10.13.2015 | Comedy

Pandas don't have enough sex! And it is a big problem. Panda keepers, zoologists and scientists ask them very nicely, but pandas can't even be bothered!

Honoring Bryon Fitzpatrick -- As Good as It Gets

Soren Petersen | Posted 10.02.2015 | College
Soren Petersen

Copyright Pat Yang What are the ingredients of a life well lived? Love shared unconditionally, having the courage of one's convictions and contribu...

Conversation With Court Sketch Artist Janet Hamlin

Michael Nirenberg | Posted 10.01.2015 | Arts
Michael Nirenberg

I met Janet Hamlin while freelancing on a TV show earlier this year. We both work as scenic artists and when I learned she is also a court sketch arti...

A Picture Really Is Worth A Thousand Words: The Illustrations of John Holcroft

Michael Ernest Sweet | Posted 09.30.2015 | Arts
Michael Ernest Sweet

John Holcroft's work resonated with me immediately. I like art that tries to disturb and disrupt. Holcroft's illustrations would literally reach out...

Licking Frogs

Carl Pettit | Posted 09.23.2015 | Comedy
Carl Pettit

While I've never seen frog licking firsthand, nor plan to, it felt like a good idea for the comic.

15 Iconic Characters, Unmasked

Alex Solis | Posted 09.21.2015 | Arts
Alex Solis

A fun and humorous way of showing what lies beneath some iconic pop culture characters.

Why Is Writing Important?

Marta Ibarrondo | Posted 09.13.2015 | Comedy
Marta Ibarrondo


David Gomez's Sun-Drenched Photography

Myrlaun Walker | Posted 08.31.2015 | Arts
Myrlaun Walker

The artist's most recent images, a series of vibrant colors and bold patterns, offer a few visual hints that reveal a fresh perspective. The combination of photography and illustration -- infused with sun-drenched, raw sexual charge -- creates an almost cartoon-like aesthetic.

15 Stereotypes No Class Would Be Complete Without

Alex Solis | Posted 08.25.2015 | Arts
Alex Solis

In school, people are generally placed into cliques whether by choice or by accident. This series represents some of them.

10 Murals Transform A Brooklyn Neighborhood Into A Public Art Haven

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.18.2015 | Arts

What goes together better than ice cream, sunshine and neighborhood camaraderie? Ice cream, sunshine, neighborhood camaraderie and public art, that's...

5 Animation Shorts Guaranteed To Brighten Up Your Day

Alex Solis | Posted 08.12.2015 | Arts
Alex Solis

Fifteen-second animations to brighten up your day and remind you that it's the simple things in life that mean the most -- and that it's the simple things that will make the big things seem bigger.

Reclaiming Gay History With Felix D'Eon

Wes Hurley | Posted 07.15.2015 | Gay Voices
Wes Hurley

Mexican artist Felix D'Eon makes work that re-imagines bygone eras and styles with same-sex love as its subject matter.

Freedom and Struggle of Art: Unique Dance Drawings

Dana Laquidara | Posted 07.14.2015 | Arts
Dana Laquidara

If you're an artist, or have raised an artist, then you know the particular color of misery that stifled creativity can induce. Free to draw and dance to her heart's content while very young, my daughter did not transition terribly well to the impositions of the school years.

Your Favorite Political Leaders Get A Hipster Makeover

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.08.2015 | Arts

Hillary Clinton Being a world leader, we can only assume, takes up a lot of time. So we totally understand that political figures past and pr...

Movie Posters Reimagined As Paintings Are Even Better Than The Originals

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 07.01.2015 | Arts

When creating book and album covers, designers have free reign to work in photography, collage, or illustration. When it comes to movie posters, h...

23 Famous Characters Still Doing What They Do Best

Alex Solis | Posted 06.30.2015 | Arts
Alex Solis

Age is but a number, don't let it get in the way of doing what you love to do! Here are some popular characters illustrated as seniors still doing what they do love to do.

Trisha Williams and Gamer Girl Pinups: Fine Art and Women in the Gaming World

Samantha Matcovsky | Posted 06.23.2015 | Arts
Samantha Matcovsky

In a very particular world, dominated by a very particular breed of men, Trisha Williams decided to step to the forefront and give this dangerous milieu exactly what it needs. This, ladies and gentlemen, is the world of video games.

Artist Creates Ripples by Illustrating Father-Daughter Stories

Brittany Hodak | Posted 06.19.2015 | Arts
Brittany Hodak

I awoke one winter morning to find an email in my company's general inbox from Dasgupta. Her message explained that she was an artist with an initiative "dedicated to all fathers who stand as the pillars of support for their daughters."

When Losing Is Winning

Sue Shanahan | Posted 06.18.2015 | Arts
Sue Shanahan

None of our efforts in life are ever wasted. We can't always see the reverberations of good intent, but they ripple forever outward just the same. Doing something out of love for another is no small thing.

Why Do We Kill Time?

Marta Ibarrondo | Posted 06.15.2015 | Comedy
Marta Ibarrondo


Jules Feiffer Never Loved His Illustrations For 'The Phantom Tollbooth'

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 06.15.2015 | Arts

Few books have become so universally beloved as Norton Juster and Jules Feiffer's children's novel The Phantom Tollbooth. Though it's not ...

15 Women Illustrators You Should Follow On Instagram Right Now

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 06.09.2015 | Arts

While the majority of us are using social media to upload images of brunch, cats and cats eating brunch, this talented group of women are using th...

11 Illustrations That Remind Us Just How Adorable the Circle of Life Can Be

Alex Solis | Posted 06.04.2015 | Arts
Alex Solis

Savage. Menacing. Ruthless. Predators get a pretty bad rap. But behind those jagged teeth, powerful jaws and razor-sharp claws, every predator has a softer side. Maybe even an adorable one.