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Talented editorial cartoonist dies

Post by Cheryl Tucker on March 30, 2012 at 1:57 pm |
March 30, 2012 1:57 pm
Babin's "Miracle on the Hudson" cartoon

A very talented editorial cartoonist, The Sacramento Bee’s Rex Babin, died today, much too young. He was only 49. Read the Bee’s story about him here.

We often used Babin’s syndicated cartoons, both in print and on our online sketchpad. He had a very distinctive, artistic style that set him apart from most cartoonists. Click here to see a gallery of his recent work.

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