Posts Tagged ‘Garfield’

How Garfield Became a Brand New Musical at Adventure Theatre

"Garfield represents the id we would all wish to be if societal rules didn't force us to be polite and kind."

Meet a Local Cartoonist: A Chat With Josh Lyman

Josh Lyman was a guest artist at this month’s Capicons convention, and was taking commissions (by drawing on blank comic covers) and chatting, all this in spite of a case of food poisoning. Lyman most often draws characters in a cartoony, shortened style, first made popular 55 years ago with Little Archie, and recently used [...]

Comics and Stamps Have a Longer History than You’d Expect

The U.S. Postal Service has just issued another set of comics-related stamps. Stamp collecting is an old hobby, and one that's perhaps faded somewhat, but comics and stamps have a longer history than you'd expect. The 'Sunday Funnies' series includes Beetle Bailey, Calvin and Hobbes, Archie, Garfield, and Dennis the Menace. Archie's best [...]