Special gapingvoid Valentine’s Commissions

I had such a good time doing those special Holiday commissions, hey, we decided to do it again for Valentine’s Day. Rock on. N.B. This offer is strictly personal… it has to be from you to somebody you love or deeply care about; it can’t be a corporate or business message etc. So if you’ve […]

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archie’s new wife

we like doing stuff that connects with people. we’re “connectors”.

[“Love Begets Love”.] Erin sent me this photo, the day after the piece arrived at her home. It’s now hanging in her bedroom, so I’m told. Thanks, Erin! I don’t know why exactly, but I really like this photo. Maybe because of the gentle way the person is holding it- cradling it like a baby, […]

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the valentine’s day schmaltz ended today

[“Almost As Good As Chocolate”. Buy the print here etc.] With Valentine’s Day being on Sunday, and my next “Hugh’s Daily Frickin’ Cartoon” not being sent out till Monday morning, I’m happy to report that the run of Valentine-inspired schmaltz that I’ve been bombarding my e-mail list with these last two weeks, is now over. […]

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if in doubt

[“If In Doubt”. Buy the print here etc.] This is the cartoon that was sent out with today’s “Daily Frickin’ Cartoon” Newsletter. Here’s the blurb that went with it. Love is the easiest thing in the world to do, until it isn’t. Until we get overwhelmed by “Stuff”. The black lines in the cartoon represent […]

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“commitment”, revisited

Within 1 week of meeting this person you realize that not only have you found your soulmate, but you’ve found your soulmate who likes to have sex 4 times a day in the bed, on the dining table, on the kitchen floor, in the changing rooms at Bloomingdale’s etc. Within 2 weeks you’re already talking […]

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“remember who you are”

[“Small Places”. The cartoon I sent out to the “Hugh’s Daily Cartoon” list a day or two ago…] The unofficial tag-line for the gaping Gallery is “Remember Who You Are”. We’ve been using it internally for a while now. It goes back to what I said on the Cube Grenade page: I’m inte­res­ted in how […]

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the ‘love’ series: perfect gift for valentine’s day etc etc…

With Valentine’s Day coming up, we thought we’d do a series of prints for all you love junkies out there. Voila! The ‘Love’ Series. Order them now and get them in plenty of time before February 14th. Exactly! You did the chocolate and flowers thing last year, anyway… This cartoon series first came out of […]

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“love begets”: the print

“Love Begets”, the cartoon that was sent out in this morning in the newsletter, is now available as a print. Rock on. [About Hugh. Car­toon Archive. Com­mis­sion Hugh. Sign up for Hugh’s “Daily Car­toon” News­let­ter.]

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love apathy

Two days ago I sent out the “Love/Hate” cartoon out on the newsletter. Erin remixed it, as it were, and sent me the image above. Heh. Thanks, Erin!

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