Growing up on Chicago’s far South Side, illustrator/cartoonist/painter Jose Garibaldi learned early on to appreciate the fine art of comics. Whereas most parents would be quick to dismiss strips as lowbrow art, Garibaldi’s mother welcomed it, making publications like Cracked and Mad Magazine readily available for his young mind to absorb. The choice to embrace the offbeat humor of Cracked and Mad clearly comes across in Garibaldi’s illustrations and it’s what makes his art most endearing.
It’s nearing the end of the Weekend Sketch, but nightlife in the Chi will rage on. Come out and support these events! You’ll have fun while showing love!
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Happy 60th Weekend sketch!
It’s hot this weekend. Enjoy the weather before old crab-ass winter creeps in and we’re all forced back into our caves. For starters, I say come out to Swig tonight!
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