A party of NCS cartoonists, led by NCS President Jeff Keane, recently visited troops at the National Naval Medical Center and the Walter Reed Army Medical Center, before flying out to Germany as guests of the USO to visit patients and staff at the Landstuhl Regional Medical Center. Accompanying Jeff were Baby Blues cartoonist Rick Kirkman, Pearls Before Swine‘s Stephan Pastis, editorial cartoonist Mike Peters of Mother Goose and Grimm fame, Jake Jacobs, Chip Bok, Bruce Higdon, Jeff Bacon and MAD Magazine cartoonist Tom Richmond. A full report of the trip, complete with sketches and photographs, can be found on Tom’s site at tomrichmond.com.
NCS membership is open to all creative professionals who earn a substantial part of their income working in the fields of cartooning, illustration, animation and graphic storytelling. We are an organization of esteemed peers and we welcome new members!