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TODAY we not only share with you the delightfully madcap Christmas card created by cartoonist Hunt Emerson, but recommend you play the following link and listen to an interview with the man!
During the interview Hunt Emerson and Dan Berry talk at his studio in Birmingham about his entry into the underground comix world, cartooning for a living, and many amusing anecdotes. Listen here: http://makeitthentelleverybody.com/2013/12/hunt-emerson/
For more on Hunt Emerson visit his website at: www.largecow.com/
HUNT EMERSON helps celebrate 40 years of strange phenomena with a four page full colour strip in the latest issue of the Fortean Times.
The cartoonist takes a trip down memory lane for an autobiographical four page strip by way of visiting Moseley to meet Bob Rickard and how it lead to him creating illustrations and strips that have peppered the magazine all these years since. The strip is available in the current Fortean Times 308 that is on sale at all good newsagents, with his Phenomenomix strip also appearing regulary in the magazine. Also available is Myth Conceptions, a collection of material from the magazine by Mat Coward and Emerson.
THE 44th largest international cartoon festival in the world is due to take place in Cootehill, County Cavan, Ireland over the weekend of 14th - 15th September.
With a host of internationally renowned cartoonists famous for their humorous depictions of the famous and infamous due at the event, we suspect that Birmingham's own Hunt Emerson will be taking a trip across the Irish Sea to take part since he designed the poster depicted here.
We are informed that there will be sketching sessions on the streets and in a number of venues throughout the weekend.... Further information can be found on the poster!
BIRMINGHAM BASED cartoonist Hunt Emerson is currently attending the world's largest comic book convention in the city of Angouleme, France, but on his return he will be appearing in Handsworth as part of Sprightley Records' celebrations on February 15th.
For more information on Hunt Emerson visit: www.largecow.com