One of the many reasons for coming out with cartoon books so frequently, is to connect with cartoon lovers. This is my way of connecting with them. I don’t print huge number of copies of my cartoon books. I’m aware of the limited marketability of cartoon books and I print as much as my reach […]
‘Is it fun to self-publish cartoon books?’ asked a dear friend. I was amused. Though I thrillingly relish the feel of holding the first copy of any of my cartoon books, I know for sure that it’s not fun. It’s a tedious process especially as I have to religiously do a couple of cartoons every […]
Last two days have been hectic, talking to worried friends, journalists and cartoon lovers. I realised that I didn’t get enough time to thank you properly. That post sharing my pain, concern, frustration, apprehension was my individual voice. I shared with cartoon lovers like you because I thought those concerns are shared by you as […]
Team India captain Virat Kohli is an example of passion backed by lots of hard work & dedication. Even for other professions, this ‘formula’ is worth following. I receive messages from many youngsters who want to make a career in cartooning. Their passion for this art form is really touching. But beyond passion any profession […]
Here’s a playlist of video tutorials, created for those cartoon-enthusiasts who come up with lots of questions & doubts about the art of cartooning. There are some easy techniques of designing a character and there are many videos on the making of an editorial cartoon. Hope it helps someone with a question!
This pakoda cartoon was done within 30 minutes. Here’s the real-time video of the cartoon.
Owaisi is an interesting character for any cartoonist. His controversial statements also give lots of ideas for cartoons. Here’s my cartoon on Asaduddin Owaisi’s comment about BJP trying for Muslim-free India. The actual cartoon took me around 45 minutes. Hope you like this video. Please share the video and also subscribe if you want to […]
This was a tough job, to pick my best cartoons in 2017. This year was quite eventful for both good and sad reasons. First I shortlisted around 250 cartoons and of them I could arrive at 108 cartoons. Couldn’t shortlist further. Bear with me, please! Hope you had a great year. And wishing you all […]
Finally managed to record the making of this cartoon. This video was speeded up to around there and a half minute, where as the actual cartoon took me around 25 minutes. Hope this will help some cartoon-enthusiast to have a closer look at the process.
This may come as a surprise to many of you but I feel very proud when a reader appreciates the idea of my cartoon, rather than the illustration. Working on an elaborate illustration in a cartoon gives me a different high. This journey is familiar and I know the destination. I spend hours scratching my head, scurrying […]