Main Page | About | The Cartoonists | Rules | FAQ | RSS Feed
You think you're funny, but do your funnies draw us in?

Network News

X My Profile
View More Activity

Entry Challenge

For this initial challenge, we called out to cartoonists from around the country to send us six original single- or multi-panel cartoons. For more information on the contest, visit our About, FAQ and Rules sections.

Posted by The Washington Post on May 19, 2010 10:39 AM
FROM THE CONTESTANTS

Over Nite Sensation

See Dave Mitchell's entry, then read what the judges had to say. Enlarge Comic Judges Richard Thompson: "I like this one. It's got personality and recognizability and all that, and I'd like to read more of them. The art is...

Posted by Dave Mitchell, on June 14, 2010 1:49 PM

Imogen Quest - Entry Challenge

See Olivia Walch's entry, read what the judges had to say, and see Olivia's reaction, below. Enlarge Comic Judges Jerry Scott: "Olivia's panel is really current and smart. Her ideas are fresh and funny, and the drawings are consistent and...

Posted by Olivia Walch, on June 14, 2010 1:48 PM

Odd Bluff Inn

See Mark Thompson's entry, then read what the judges had to say. Enlarge Comic Judges Garry Trudeau: "Only strip that really clicked for me. The ghost is the star here, although not clear why an English rocker would have expired...

Posted by Mark Thompson, on June 14, 2010 1:47 PM

Big Daddy

See Joe Sutliff's entry, then read what the judges had to say. Enlarge Comic Judges Gene Weingarten: "The characters are really likable, and if you're looking for someone to dump on poop jokes, you won't find him here. I like...

Posted by Joe Sutliff, on June 14, 2010 1:46 PM

Stupid Inventor - Entry Challenge

See Zachary Snyder's entry, read what the judges had to say, and see Zachary's reaction below. Enlarge Comic Judges Richard Thompson: "This looks too much like a college strip, which is not always a bad thing but here it just...

Posted by Zachary Snyder, on June 14, 2010 1:45 PM

The Rock Head

See Paul Scolaro's entry, then read what the judges had to say. Enlarge Comic Judges Darrin Bell: "I love the artwork. I LOVE the female character. She's strong; she comes through as both sarcastic and caring, and I have a...

Posted by Paul Scolaro, on June 14, 2010 1:44 PM

Forever Endeavor - Entry Challenge

See Thomas Mullany's entry, read what the judges had to say, and see Thomas's reaction below. Enlarge Comic Judges Garry Trudeau: "The world of gag panels is harsh. There are no stories, no character development, no ancillary pleasures -- the...

Posted by Thomas Mullany, on June 14, 2010 1:41 PM

Galapagos

See Dave Gau's entry, then read what the judges had to say. Enlarge Comic Judges Richard Thompson: "The setting has some potential, though there seems to be a glut of talking snarky animals in comics. It's hard to get a...

Posted by Dave Gau, on June 14, 2010 1:39 PM

Real Time - Entry Challenge

See Bob Erskine's entry, read what the judges had to say, and see Bob's reaction. Enlarge Comic Judges Garry Trudeau: "It's all about percentages. I liked three of these ... which is more than enough for me to stay interested....

Posted by Bob Erskine, on June 14, 2010 12:58 PM

Hoxwinder Hall - Entry Challenge

See Daniel Boris's entry, read what the judges had to say, and see Daniel's reaction below. Enlarge Comic Judges Stan Lee: "The gags are good and the concept of a kid and his big brother living with a wise-cracking baby...

Posted by Daniel Boris, on June 14, 2010 12:52 PM

 
Contact Us
RSS Feed
Subscribe to The Post

© 2010 The Washington Post Company