February 18, 2018

Welcome to GET IN TOON!

If you have visited this site before you will notice it has been through some changes. If you haven't been here before let me explain what GET IN TOON! is. GET IN TOON! is my educational blog devoted to the art of cartooning. Whether you enjoy co...

August 12, 2015

Last night before I feel asleep I read on Facebook that Randy Glasbergen passed away. I was too tired to comment last night so I wanted to make sure I wrote first thing this morning. For those unfamiliar with his him, Randy was a cartoonist who had an amazing career wh...

August 12, 2015

This past semester I have been teach Digital Illustration which is really teaching Adobe Illustrator. There is about a week and a half left in the semester and my students are working on their final project. I had some down time and was playing with the cintiq at my in...

May 19, 2015

Here is another video interview I did with Dan Thompson during Pronto Comics 24 Hour Comic Book Challenge. For those unfamiliar with Dan's work, he is the creator of the popular syndicated comic strip Rip Haywire. He also work on other comics such as Brevity, KidSpot,...

May 18, 2015

I have know Paul Castigila for a couple of years and he is one of the nicest people you can meet. He is an incredibly talented writers whose work can be found in Archie Comics. Paul also works with Alex Simmons, another great writer and guy who has worked for Archie an...

March 4, 2015

Like most artists out there I am always working on a project whether it is personal or freelance. I just have a need to constantly be creating. Also, like most artists I am always looking for a way to make money off my art.

During the day I teach traditional and digital...

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Michael is a professional artist and educator. His work has appeared in comics, children’s books, greeting cards, and web based animations. 


Michael is also a traveling educator and has shared his cartoon knowledge at schools, libraries, camps, and more, as well as the world through this website.

In September 2017 Michael released his first educational app “A Simple Guide to Storytelling”which teaches storytelling through comic strips and is available on iOS and android. 

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March 22, 2020

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