Cartoons and Caricatures....
Sridhar Comaravalli is someone I’ve got to know through FaceBook, and I enjoy his talent very much. It’s not easy to produce a cartoon every day, but he seems to do it with ease! I was very honoured when, recently, he posted this cartoon of me on FaceBook, from a photograph taken by the Indian professional woman wildlife photographer,
(No, you are not allowed to ask if I was one of the wildest life she’s photographed!)
Thank you, Sridhar! It’s not everyone who gets to be immortalized like that :)
Another cartoonist whose work I like immensely is
who bases his work on another great cartoonist, whose work I consider wonderful…
whose brilliant cartoons graced the margins of MAD magazine.
He’s moved to Bangalore from Nagpur, and he’s an avid birder, too; he was with us for the Bird Race this year. In person, he comes across as so quiet…and there is this wonderful sense of humour lurking! I’d called him when I went to see the exhibition of
…it was a collection of hitherto unpublished cartoons, notes and sketches ,at the Indian Institute of Cartooning.
I love cartoons and caricatures, and it takes great talent to be able to do something like that…so creative, and yet full of humour.