Humor and Cartoons

Caricatures, cartoons and other funny stuff relating to art, comics and fantasy. From funny zombies and dark humor to caricatures and vampire jokes, IMPACT Books has a healthy sense of humor. We’ve got the best caricaturists and cartoonists to help you learn how to draw funny faces, matching heads to bodies (though sometimes it’s more fun not to match!) and hilarious caricatures of friends and family. And we’ll remind you of the best days to celebrate our love of all things sci-fi, fantasy, and comic. So grab your towels on Towel Day, learn to talk like a pirate, and May the Fourth be with you!

Learn How to Draw a Dog with a Free Tutorial!

Dogs are man’s best friend. I’m a cat person myself, but any time I see a dog I can’t resist running over to pet and play with it. Now you can learn how to draw a dog with this free step-by-step demonstration from Cartoon Animal Friends by Char Reed. Today’s tutorial will...

How to Draw Cartoon Eyes

The eyes are the window to the soul they say. They can also feel like a challenge to draw. We want to make it easier for you. Today’s post will teach you how to draw cartoon eyes. We’ve pulled out a step-by-step demonstration of how to draw cartoon eyes from Drawing...

Artist Brings Color Into NYC With Monster Doodles

A lot of people have a boring daily commute to work. Some people read, some check their phones. Artist Ben Rubin kills the time by drawing monster doodles that interact with the people and scenes around him. The doodles are created by combining photos and his drawings with the help of...

How to Draw Cartoon Monsters with Monster Factory!

Learn how to draw cartoon monsters of all kinds with the fun and easy-to-follow art and instruction in Monster Factory by Ernie Harker! Including art by Scott Jarrard and Ken Chandler, this book is full of every kind of cartoon monsters. We’ve got robots. We’ve got aliens. We’ve got cute monsters,...

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Cartoon Fun Kit With Barbara Eden and Steve Barr

Barbara Eden + Cartoon Fun Kit = FUN! None other than I Dream of Jeannie star, Barbara Eden, shared the spotlight with one of our very own IMPACT authors, Steve Barr! Artist of Draw Awesome Animals and Draw Crazy Creatures, Steve has created his very own Cartoon Fun Kit (featured above)...

Grim Reaper’s Work Goes Awry in Funny Animated Short

Being the Grim Reaper isn’t always an easy job. This particular Grim Reaper is known as Dji and he seems to be quite unlucky. The following short, Dji. Death Fails was directed by Dmitri Voloshin at the animation studio Simpals. There’s no dialogue but the music perfectly articulates what’s going on. The...

Funny Movie Titles Created by Removing One Letter

There’s been a running thread on Reddit where users have removed one letter from famous movie titles to change it into an entirely new movie. That one simple change creates a lengthy list of funny movie titles. This trend jumped over to Twitter as well with the hashtag #FilmsWithOneLetterMissing. Artist Austin...

Manga Monday: Liar Lily Getting an Anime Adaptation

Amazon Japan’s latest listing in Margaret Comics News has announced that the green-light has been given for an anime adaption of Liar Lily by Ayumi Komura. The popular shojo manga, otherwise known as Usotsuki Lily, is a slapstick romantic comedy that centers around a high school love story. The main character,...

Happy National Humor Month!

WARNING: This IMPACT site is a humor loving zone, please prepare to smile! With the first day of the month being April Fool’s Day, it’s no wonder April is recognized as National Humor Month! We, at IMPACT, love a good laugh and firmly believe in the age old myth that laughter...

Beach Art: Rakes, Sand & Waves

Most artists slave away for hours, days, even weeks – knowing that their creative expressions will live on for years to come. But artist Andres Amador works tirelessly to transform amazing all-natural canvases into stunningly beautiful works of art, only to have them disappear within days, hours and sometimes even minutes...