About CSL CartoonStock
Based in the city of Bath in the west of England, CartoonStock was founded in early 1997 as a stock-house through which quality cartoonists could sell unpublished work, or work in which they had retained the copyright. We sell to large and small publishers, advertising, design and PR agencies and countless corporate purchasers and private individuals worldwide. As well as selling stock, we can also arrange the commissioning of artwork from almost all of our artists.
Joel Mishon, Director
CartoonStock was founded and is still run by Ed Beardwell a new media consultant/developer, Engineer and Chartered Accountant and Joel Mishon, a professional cartoonist. Our close knit team has a wealth of knowledge of the cartooning industry and we can provide assistance with almost all cartoon sourcing issues.
Ed Beardwell, Director
CartoonStock was the first searchable cartoon archive on the web and the first to offer instant online licensing and downloading of printable images. We now provide more images online and a wider range of subject matter, artists and purchasing options than any other service. Our in-house staff of thirteen handles all elements of the business from cartoonist liaison and image acquisition, through image scanning, processing and cataloguing, to web development, client account handling, marketing and all back-office activities. By keeping all these skills and facilities in-house, we can offer unrivalled flexibility and speed of response to our clients and can ensure the business develops to keep pace with (or be one step ahead of) our market.
We now represent over 600 of the World's best cartoonists and our collection and cartoonists roster continues to grow rapidly. Our wide-ranging client list includes:
Nik Jones, Office Manager
George and Steve
Chicken Soup for the Soul
The Sunday Times
The Financial Times
Hodder and Stoughton
Oxford University Press
Cambridge University Press
Standard Chartered Bank
University of Washington
Les Editions Didier
Amsterdam Chamber of Commerce
and the British Government.
CartoonStock, the "CSL" trademark and CSL NewsCartoon Service are owned and operated by CartoonStock Ltd.
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Access to Data
You have the right to be told what personal information we hold about you on our databases. You should write to us, CartoonStock Ltd at 6 North Parade, Bath, Somerset, BA1 1LF, United Kingdom, stating your full name, your address and all services from CartoonStock to which you know you subscribe or have subscribed. A small administrative charge will be made for fulfilling this request.