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NCS Reuben Nomination!

NCS Reubens art 2013 by and © Tom Richmond. Art © Tom Richmond 2013

Holy moly... I've been nominated for an NCS Division Reuben Award for the 'Magazine Feature/Magazine Illustration' category!

Congratulations to all the nominees, including my fellow illustrators Barry Blitt and Daryll Collins. Here's the complete list from www.reuben.org/2013/03/2012-divisional-award-nominees-annouced/:

Congratulations to the 2012 divisional nominees for the 67th Annual NCS Reuben Awards! The winners will be announced Saturday, May 25th at the Reuben Awards dinner in Pittsburgh, PA.

TELEVISION ANIMATION

  • Todd Kauffman, Executive Producer, “Sidekick”
  • Alberto Mielgo, Production Design, “Tron: Uprising”
  • Rich Webber, Director, Aardman Animation Studios, “DC Nation”

FEATURE ANIMATION

  • Rich Moore, Director, “Wreck-It Ralph”
  • Joann Sfar, Director, “The Rabbi’s Cat”
  • Hiromasa Yonebayashi, Director, “The Secret World of Arriety”

NEWSPAPER ILLUSTRATION

  • Mark Brewer
  • Bob Rich
  • Dave Whamond

GAG CARTOONS

  • Roz Chast
  • Sam Gross
  • Mick Stevens
  • Jack Ziegler

GREETING CARDS

  • Bill Brewer
  • George Schill
  • Jem Sullivan

NEWSPAPER COMIC STRIPS

  • Brian Basset “Red and Rover”
  • Jeff Parker and Steve Kelley “Dustin”
  • Jerry Scott and Jim Borgman “Zits”

NEWSPAPER PANEL CARTOONS

  • Tony Carrillo “F-Minus”
  • Dave Coverly “Speed Bump”
  • Hilary Price “Rhymes with Orange”

ONLINE COMICS- SHORT FORM

ONLINE COMICS- LONG FORM

MAGAZINE FEATURE/MAGAZINE ILLUSTRATION

  • Barry Blitt
  • Daryll Collins
  • Anton Emdin

BOOK ILLUSTRATION

  • John Manders
  • John Martz
  • Dave Whamond

EDITORIAL CARTOONS

  • Clay Bennett
  • Michael de Adder
  • Jen Sorenson

ADVERTISING and PRODUCT ILLUSTRATION

  • Luke McGarry
  • Ed Steckley
  • Wayno

COMIC BOOKS

  • Amanda Connor “Silk Spectre”
  • Evan Dorkin “House of Fun”
  • Bernie Wrightson “Frankenstein Alive, Alive!”

GRAPHIC NOVELS

  • Derf- “My Friend Dahmer”
  • Joseph Lambert “Annie Sullivan and the Trials of Helen Keller”
  • Chris Ware- “Building Stories”

The above honorees join the previously announced nominees for The Reuben Award for “Cartoonist of the Year”:

  • Brian Crane
  • Rick Kirkman
  • Stephan Pastis

I'll be heading to Pittsburgh in May (woohoo!) to spend a weekend with cartoonists. I can't wait! Also, fellow Aussie and good mate; cartoonist and comedian Jason Chatfield will be emceeing the big Reubens night, which is like the 'oscars of cartooning'. Well done, Jas! Looking forward to heckling cheering you on.

Thanks for stopping by, and see you in the 'burgh...

Anton! Signature by and © Anton Emdin 2012. All rights reserved.