Cartoon genesis

This blog started off as political and current events commentary, and some of that will still be featured, but now the main focus will be on cartooning. I haven’t drawn cartoons for many years so you’ll see the evolution of my development.

Right now, I’m practicing and trying to create some characters. I don’t have a scanner yet so I’ll just take photos with my camera. Here are a few sketches I did yesterday.

Here’s one character — maybe a young manager or salesman

This one is the engineer who always wears a suit, even though everybody else dresses casually.

Larry’s a bit of a slob. I thought about naming him Rob, which rhymes with slob, but Larry seems more fitting.

And this, of course, is Hillary.