Cartooning Like You Mean It

Cartooning, Teaching & Living – by Tom Hart

FIVE OBSTRUCTIONS, OBSTRUCTION THE FOURTH

with 2 comments

6430d039-fac3-4b68-ad7a-675eadd02a93

1c54e5d4-947b-4232-a45c-05f7e906c4ab
Here are the four constraints that make up your fourth obstruction:

1. You must base your strip on a tracing of the following Roy Crane
strip:

04d1d7ec-b6e3-4e34-a885-092d8765777d

You can add or subtract elements as you see fit, but this strip (including narration boxes) must be your starting point.

2. The narration of this strip must be a pangram, in other words,
every letter of the alphabet must appear at least once (as in The
quick brown fox, etc.)

3. The incident you relate in this strip must tell the story of a
case of mistaken identity (related to the pictures, of course).

4. You recently remarked that you despaired of ever mastering the use
of blacks, so let’s see if we can’t remedy that with some shock
therapy: 50% of the image in this comic must be solid black.

Viel Glück!

Matt

Advertisements

Written by hutchowen

June 13, 2007 at 10:15 pm

2 Responses

Subscribe to comments with RSS.

  1. Never mind about the strip. I found it in the Smithsonian Book, strip # 328 if anyone wants to locate it. Maybe I’ll rescan.

    Tom

    Tom

    June 13, 2007 at 10:25 pm

  2. nice………….no its not only nice but fabulous
    fabulous

    Anonymous

    June 25, 2008 at 12:46 pm


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: