Weekend Spill: Happy Halloween!: An Ink Spill Interview Compendium; The Tilley Watch Online, October 25-29, 2021; Catching Up With Two Fave Blogs: A New Yorker State Of Mind & Attempted Bloggery
If the above long ago rejected proposed cover (for The New Yorker) looks familiar it’s because I sometimes drag it out and plunk it down in this spot on Halloween. Hey, what can I say: I like cupcakes, and I like the little toy-like things bakers (sometimes) stick into them.
An Ink Spill Interview Compendium
I thought what better way to spend this dreary Halloween morning than listing all the Ink Spill interviews (both long and not so long) I could think of posted over the years. It was fun looking back through these. I hope you’ll have some fun too.
The Tilley Watch Online, October 25 – 29, 2021
An end of week listing of New Yorker artists contributing to newyorker.com features
The Daily Cartoon: Jon Adams, Mick Stevens, Leise Hook (with Mary Camille Beckman), Ellis Rosen, J.A.K..
Daily Shouts: The New Yorker‘s assistant cartoon editor, Colin Stokes with Ellis Rosen, Ali Fitzgerald.
Catching Up With Two Fave Blogs: A New Yorker State Of Mind & Attempted Bloggery
What a spectacular cover by Ilonka Karasz! Here’s Ms. Karasaz’s entry on the Spill’s A-Z:
Ilonka Karasz (photo above by Nickolas Muray) Born, Budapest, July 13, 1893. Died, Warwick, New York, May 26, 1981. New Yorker work: Ms. Karasz was a prolific New Yorker cover artist, with 185 published. Her first appeared on the issue of April 4, 1925; her last appeared on the issue of October 22, 1973. Her Wikipedia entry
Attempted Bloggery carries on doing what it does best: keeping us informed of New Yorker pieces at auction or auctioned.
Gahan Wilson’s entry on the Spill’s A-Z:
Gahan Wilson (photo by Michael Maslin, taken at The Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art, NYC, 2008) Born (“dead)”, Evanston, Illinois, February 13, 1930. Died, November 21, 2019, Scottsdale, Arizona. New Yorker work: 1976 –
. Link to Mr. Wilson’s website here.
John Cuneo says:
I so appreciate this list of interviews.
They’re gonna help a lot this week.