The blog of Richard Thompson, caricaturist, creator of "Cul de Sac," and winner of the 2011 Reuben Award for Outstanding Cartoonist of the Year.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

International Journal of Comic Art 18-2 Fall / Winter 2016 is out

See http://www.ijoca.com for ordering details. On a personal note, I have a remembrance of my friend Richard Thompson in it.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COMIC ART
Vol. 18, No. 2 Fall/Winter 2016


Remembering Richard Thompson (1957-2016)
Mike Rhode
417-420





Monday, January 9, 2017

New donation page for Team Cul de Sac

A new donation page for Team Cul de Sac is at https://fundraise.michaeljfox.org/teamculdesac

It's been about six months since we lost Richard Thompson to Parkinson's disease.

Friday, December 16, 2016

Happy Beethoven's birthday




Richard Thompson traditionally wished all his fans a Happy Beethoven birthday. In his memory, I do so today. - Mike Rhode

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Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Richard Thompson remembered in Montgomery College alumni magazine


Richard Thompson '78; Cartoonist Richard Thompson made us laugh.
Gail Rubin
Montgomery College's INSIGHTS Fall 2016, p. 44
online (December 6 2016) at http://mcblogs.montgomerycollege.edu/insights/2016/12/06/cartoonist-richard-thompson-made-us-laugh/

Friday, December 9, 2016

Richard's earliest paid work.

Richard's old friend Brian Nicklas posted this on Facebook this morning. These are from the late 1970s.

The deli has moved to VA and has some of Richard's artwork still up, according to his friend Scott Stewart.

Saturday, December 3, 2016

Art of RT for sale in Singapore


CT Lim found The Art of Richard Thompson in his local bookshop Kinokuniya, in Singapore, and kindly sent me this photo.