The latest issue of The National Cartoon!st – the FREE digital magazine from the National Cartoonists Society – is available now! In Issue 5, we take a in-depth look at the early days of the strips “Broom-Hilda” by Russell Myers, “Curtis” by Ray Billingsley and “Luann” by Greg Evans. Tom Gammill, whose TV writing credits range from “SNL” and “Seinfeld” to “The Simpsons” talks about his strip “The Doozies” and “Mad” mag great Tom Richmond reveals more in his series of caricaturing tips and pointers. There’s a review of this year’s Lakes Festival in the UK, an announcement about a major new international award from the NCS and there’s rare original art from Chester Gould, Will Eisner and more!
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!