Skill Set: ANN TELNAES (Cartoon Crossroads Columbus)


The Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum

1813 N. High St., Columbus, OH 43210

(614) 292-1134


In a special Talk And Teach presentation focusing on one cartoonist's full range of abilities, Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Ann Telnaes sits down with CXC Festival Director Tom Spurgeon for an exploration of the skills and practices from which she's built her amazing career. What does one need to learn, what must one be able to do, what must one be aware of, to stay at the top of a competitive profession like editorial cartooning? Telnaes describes it all, from her facility with the pen on the page, to her negotiation of a rapidly changing industry, to her ability to provided animated versions of her work and to draw quickly for social media. Come learn from a cartoonist at the top of her game! Will Eisner Seminar Room FREE