Just like last year the organizers of the Noordertest event asked me to make a cartoon for their posters. I showed them 5 sketches and they liked them so much they wanted to take three. Noordertest 2016 has ‘The internet of things’ as its theme, so I made all cartoons fit the theme. They also made a pdf with … Continue reading →
Category Archives: Dutch
The Dutch Metro gave comic artist the opportunity for a week to send in a comic strip to feature in their newspaper. Just before the deadline I found out about their offer and quickly send something in. A simple idea and drawing style so it would take as little time as possible. It never got … Continue reading →
A bit ‘mosterd na de maaltijd’; the high point of the ‘zwarte piet discussion‘ has passed already. (also, I have no idea why I’m typing this in English. Only Dutch or Flemish people will get it).
As if the title wasn’t bad enough: “I issue a fatwa on Santa, death to the unbelievers!” Unfortunately this only makes sense to people that understand Dutch. Eiertollah is a pun on Ayatollah and translates to something like ‘Eggatollah’.
The Dutch municipality Dantumadiel is using a cartoon by me to encourage young people to vote for local elections. It is send with the ballot papers. Actually, young voters have a chance to win an Ipad, which will probably be the main enticement. But my cartoon is used as eye candy to make them read about … Continue reading →
Europass asked me if I could make a cartoon to remind people to fill out the survey of their site. This is what I came up with: translation: “oh dear! I totally forgot to fill out the Europass survey”
While googling myself (actually I was trying to see if my old ‘nepblog’ was still somewhere on the internet) I found someone who used my cartoon http://hoozow.blogspot.nl/2012_02_01_archive.html No idea who he is, and how he found my cartoon (it was posted some time ago on tumblr) but it’s nice to see it used. It’s in … Continue reading →
I recently visited the Too Much Coffee Man site. I hadn’t looked there for years. I was surprised to find TWO cartoons that reminded me of other cartoons I made. They were not identical and the ideas are not so shockingly new that anyone else could not have thought of them, but it still was … Continue reading →