David Levine: An Illustrious Caricature Artist

David Levine was once called “the greatest caricaturist of the last half of the 20th Century” by Jules Feiffer, a Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist and author who is in the Comic Book Hall of Fame. A Long List of Accomplishments Levine, born in 1926 and died in 2009, was best known for his caricatures in… Read more »

Ralph Steadman: A Unique Caricature Artist

Here’s another caricature artist you should know about: Ralph Steadman. Born in 1936 in England, he started as a cartoonist with his first professional work published in the Manchester Evening Chronicle when he was 20-years-old. Deciding he wanted to learn more about the technical aspects of drawing, Steadman enrolled in college where he met his… Read more »

Mort Drucker, The “Mad” Caricature Artist

If you’ve ever seen Mad Magazine you’ve most likely seen the work of Mort Drucker. He became famous for his Mad Magazine film and TV parodies– caricatures that spanned the pages of the venerable mag from 1956 through 2011. Drucker drew over 500 titles for Mad alone! Meanwhile, he also drew war comics for DC… Read more »

Al Hirscheld: A Caricature Art Giant

When you hear or read the word caricature do you know what it means? The definition of a caricature is a rendered image showing the features of its subject in a simplified or exaggerated way through sketching, pencil/marker strokes, or through other artistic drawings. The History of Al Hirschfield One of the most famous caricaturists… Read more »

Colorado Global Business conference 2018

Here we see happy recipients of their caricatures drawn by Mark Hall. The Colorado Global Business Conference, where this picture was taken, is the typical kind of trade show event where you can find Mark Hall Caricature Art in action. Participants sit for just a few minutes while Hall draws them using his digital pad,… Read more »

“The Coffee Joint” Public Appearance

Mark Hall finds himself in all sorts of places doing what he does… as a caricature artist, Hall is often asked to draw people at weddings, corporate functions, in restaurants, and even in stores. Take, for instance, “The Coffee Joint.” It’s Denver’s first licensed “social consumption club and coffee house” featuring cannabis. As an entertainment… Read more »

Value of Art Around the Home or Office

Take a look around your living room or your office. Are there any pieces of art hanging on the walls? Whether you’re looking at framed photos of loved ones, or a generic floral design that you picked up at the discount store last week, you’ve probably got art in one form or another around you…. Read more »