Alison Garwood Jones

Homemade brush holder

Originally published in February 2018 in Blog, Cartoons, Illustration

My brushes kept rolling off my desk. Then I remembered that old salt dough recipe from First Grade, and I baked a brush holder! In this sketch, it’s Joe Shuster, co-creator of #Superman. Most Americans don’t realize Superman sprung from a Canadian brain. But it makes sense to us. We’re quiet, we’re strong, and we […]

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James Baldwin

Originally published in January 2018 in Blog, Cartoons, Toronto Illustrators, Visual Storytelling

When the going gets tough, the weak blame. It appears to be a human default setting. I often dream of good deeds, and individually extracting Myself from the white man’s shitty record on race. “But you can’t,” Ta-Nehisi Coates told a podscast audience I Was a part of, “Any more than I can get out […]

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