I’m often asked for advice on being a syndicated cartoonist.
I was just finishing the last panel of a Sunday strip I was working on this morning and decided to take a sip of coffee.
No, I didn’t knock the coffee cup onto the strip. I’m not that stupid.
I took the sip of coffee just fine.
Then it leaked out of my mouth.
All over the final panel.
Which now looks significantly different than it did pre-coffee.
So for all of you aspiring cartoonists out there, here’s a tip from the pros: