I’m very excited to announce the next interview coming up on my business cartoon site – the hardest working individual in cartooning (in my humble opinion), Bob Vojtko! I’ve admired Bob’s work for a long time, and once you hear his story, I think you’ll appreciate how I came to my opinion. Once it’s online,… More Coming Soon – My Interview With Magazine Cartoonist Bob Vojtko!
Continuing this very enjoyable series of interviews with many of my favorite working cartoonists, here’s my conversation with magazine cartoonist extraordinaire Crowden Satz: 1. Your background is in engineering education – at what point in your life did you realize you wanted to make cartooning your profession? My whole life I’ve been equally split between… More Interview With Magazine Cartoonist Crowden Satz
Those who know me are very well aware of my absolute passion for cartooning. I’m still in awe of how my favorite cartoonists come up with their ideas and create their work. On my business cartoon website, I’ve created a page where I ask some of my contemporary favorites how they do the voodoo that… More Interview With Fellow Ink Bottle Syndicate Cartoonist Brad Diller
If you have the exceedingly poor taste to enjoy my cartoon “Spectickles”, first, let me extend my sympathies, and second, let me offer ways to continue in this terrible habit. There are several ways to get a new “Spectickles” cartoon every day. First, you could see it in your daily newspaper, and if they don’t… More A New “Spectickles” Cartoon Every Day
If you’re a cartoonist, you know that some of your cartoons tend to be more popular than others, and even take on something of a life of their own. One of the more popular ones I’ve created is a Thanksgiving cartoon from a few years ago. It’s my great good fortune that the wonderful people… More “Spectickles” On the Cover of 518Life Magazine!
It’s Friday. I’m officially excited. My beautiful wife and I, along with good friends will be leaving Monday for the azure blue seas of the Caribbean. There will be much fun and frivolity – it’s mandated. Speaking of fun and frivolity, here…‘s today’s “Spectickles” Cartoon A Day, for those of us old enough to remember… More Friday Cartoon – Village People’s “YMCA”
Columbus Day already and Halloween is just around the corner – where did 2014 go? Another year nearly gone by and the mullet still hasn’t made a comeback – disappointing. Anyway, in honor of Mr. Columbus, here’s today’s “Spectickles” Cartoon A Day, a Columbus Day cartoon: http://billabbott.weebly.com/the-new-cartoon-a-day-page/spectickles-cartoon-a-day-a-columbus-day-cartoon Also, I’ve just updated my “Spectickles” web gallery… More Happy Columbus Day – A Columbus Day Cartoon and an Update
On a sad note, I was informed by Ralph Sirianni, whose course on caricature I took a couple years ago, that Father Mike had passed away. While I hadn’t known Father Mike previously, his reputation for kindness and generosity was widely known by the other participants in the class when he volunteered to sit for… More The Passing of Father Mike
Ahh Saturday. Aren’t Saturday’s typically when weddings are conducted? It just so happens today’s “Spectickles” Cartoon A Day is a wedding cartoon. Will miracles never cease? http://billabbott.weebly.com/the-new-cartoon-a-day-page/spectickles-cartoon-a-day-journey-of-a-thousand-bad-decisions