Wednesday, August 27, 2008

It's all about presentation

It's something all cartoonists dread: you open up a magazine and see one of your precious works in print but they have done something to it.

It may be a changed caption, an amended drawing, the cartoon has been printed too small ... whatever, it's a bit annoying. Here, cartoonist and blogger Mike Lynch takes a US magazine to task for printing captions over the drawing!

Talking of presentation, it's a no-brainer for a department store to turn to a local celebrity when looking to publicise the opening of a new branch. So hats off to Harvey Nicks for their choice when opening a store in Bristol:

Don't they look lovely? The BBC News website has the story

The PCO: British cartoon talent


Mike Lynch said...

Thanks for the linky, RR!

I think that at least someone should yelp about pasting a caption over a cartoon. Might as well be me. And I'm half serious about never selling to that mag now that I've criticized it.