A friend of mine (who has won TWO pulitzer prizes- I’m so proud.) saw the original Hubris packages back when it was called ‘Because It’s There’, and put me in touch with an editor at the L.A. Times. Said editor was trying out the idea of an outdoor-lifestyle cartoon in his section of the paper. It didn’t pan out, but I submitted some cartoons I still kinda like. Here’s one:
I liked this one because the color was all swiped from scans and random photography. I like the feel it gives. The cotton ticking hospital gown, for instance, was scanned from a couch cushion. Fun.