The family and I returned from Thanksgiving spent with relatives back east, and we even avoided the shopping madness that occurs immediately thereafter. Unfortunately, my shop-till-you-drop sister convinced me that life wouldn’t be worth living unless I took advantage of the insane Iphone deal that would expire at midnight. I fell for it. I’ll never… More Survived Thanksgiving, Black Friday, and Bracing For Cyber Monday
I had a very pleasant phone conversation with Bill Kellogg of Ink Bottle Syndicate, the marketing genius behind the incredible success of the comic “Tundra” by cartoonist Chad Carpenter. He’s been working on a project that could be bringing my cartoon, “Spectickles”, along with numerous others, to a far wider audience. The details have yet… More Stand By For More Exciting News!
Thanksgiving is much anticipated in the Abbott house – it’s a time spent with family and friends that doesn’t suffer from over-commercialization and pre-event stress. And the food ain’t bad either! We’ve got a lot to be thankful for this year, and we’re looking forward to an even better next year. There are signs the… More Happy Thanksgiving!
I have the great good fortune to announce that licensing agent Adam Meiklejohn and his agency MGL Licensing now represents my cartoons in the UK and Europe, and we already have significant indications of interest – stay tuned for more news and, with a little luck, an exciting announcement!
I had the opportunity to meet with Great Arrow Graphics greeting card company president Alan Friedman – a true gentleman, generous with his time. I went along with fellow artist and military buddy David Ditullio. We were immediately impressed with the elegant simplicity of the artwork selected by Great Arrow, and by the silk-screen process… More An Outstanding Buffalo Company – Great Arrow Graphics Greeting Cards