Stay Tooned Issue #9October 11th, 2022
CartoonStock at the 76th Annual National Cartoonists Society Reuben Awards!
CartoonStock is very proud of the incredible showing our talented artists had at the 76th Annual National Cartoonists Society Reuben Awards.
New Cash Prize Caption Contest!
Time to be funny for real money!
Our brand-new cartoon caption contest has a prize of $500 for the winner and another $100 for 2nd through 6th place. That’s right, FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS for the funniest caption!
Break out your thinking cap, put it on backward, and get those funny juices flowing. We can’t wait to see what you come up with!
I Love Fall Most Of All. Twenty-seven Cartoons That Rake In The Laughs
Pumpkin-spiced everything as far as the eyes can see …. Leaf piles that grow and grow …. The slow, inexorable march of winter …. Why is this everyone’s favorite season? So they can wear sport coats and somewhat thin sweaters? We cannot stand the smell of pumpkin-flavored coffee and the chore of bringing in plants before the frost. Thankfully, we have these cartoons to get me through until Spring.
Anatomy of a Cartoon: Cocktails
Cartoon critics Phil Witte and Rex Hesner look behind the gags to debate what makes a cartoon tick. This week our intrepid critics take a look at cocktail cartoons.
“Pink Elephant” Caption Contest Commentary with Lawrence Wood
Tom Chitty’s drawing is set in New York City, where two pedestrians are crossing the street. High above them, a huge pink elephant is scaling the Empire State Building. The pedestrian in a white sweatshirt is saying something to the one in yellow jeans.
Congratulations to Thomas Andel. Here is the winning entry: