& Original Art
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Sketch: Framed: $450 and up
Framed: $450 and up
Available for most cartoons, and may be sized as requested.
Typically, there is one
pencil sketch and one final ink per published cartoon.
Sometimes the drawing comes easily.
Usually, however, pencil sketches are full of faint erased lines
and, in the margins, numerous alternative gag lines.
If you want a feel for the process of creation, buy a
I redraw pencil sketches with ink so that I have a
clean image for scanning.
Some variation is likely between the final ink and the published cartoon because I endlessly tweak images digitally.
Text is handwritten.
I will fax or email Pencil Sketches and Final Inks for
approval prior to purchase.
Prints: Acid-free; Canson Bristol Smooth; white; 100
inches by 10; HP laser toner ink (rumored to be lightfast, but HP
Pencil Sketches: Acid-free; 100% rag translucent Biefang paper; white; 8 inches by
10; drawn with mechanical pencil.
Final Inks: Acid-free, Strathmore Bristol Smooth, 400 Series,
white; 8 inches by 10; drawn with India ink (extremely lightfast;
Drawings are roughly 6 inches by 6 inches.
Prints are 6 inches by 7 inches. The
paper is 8 by 10.
Each is signed; dedications will be made if clearly reasonable:
“To Timmy, Don’t let this happen to you. Happy Birthday, Stu”
Free FedEx 2-day shipping in the USA; preparing your product takes
0-3 business days.
Frames are 8 by 10; hinge-mounted
on acid-free backing and matting; your choice of black-wood or
black-metal; glass cover; picture wire.
of original art or prints does not include any copyright rights.
Therefore, while you may sell or publicly display the delivered paper
itself, any copying or electronic reproduction is strictly prohibited.