Tag: reading comics


Art, Cats in Comics, Comics June 24, 2016

It’s been a long time between bowls of milk and fishes on plates in this series of mini-profiles of cat characters I have enjoyed in comics! And as a departure in this post I focus on a feline character of my own creation, Cohl, from the comic Blotting Paper: The Recollected Graphical Impressions Of Doctor Comics.  Cohl is a cat of French origin who loves to read comics and to draw, especially with pen and ink on quality art paper. Although he favours bande dessinée, the Euro-Comics, and more Marcinelle than Bruxelle School, he has been prepared to read some manga and is beginning to find it quite appealing. Mon Dieu!


First appearance of Cohl, the cat at the back, in black-© 2012 Michael Hill


Cohl likes to read comics-© 2013 Michael Hill


He also likes to draw-© 2013 Michael Hill


He is capable of concocting a cunning business plan-© 2014 Michael Hill


After a brush with Modernism in Berlin he begins to organise his own life better-© 2015 Michael Hill


He enjoys riding his Ghost bike through Tiergarten, really, really fast yet trying not to give his syrah too much bottle shock-© 2016 Michael Hill


Spending many relaxing and uninterrupted days reading comics in his little flat and planning to create his own graphic novel-© 2016 Michael Hill


And dreaming of how life could be if it would-© 2016 Michael Hill

Read all the CATS IN COMICS posts:  Busch   Cohl    Doraemon    Krazy Kat    The Rabbi’s Cat  plus Cohl’s adventures in the Blotting Paper Production Reports:  Issue #1: No.1   No.2   No.3   No.4   No.5   No.6   No.7   No.8   No.9   No.10   No.11   No.12   No.13   Issue #2: No.14   No.15   No.16   No.17   No.18   No.19   No.20   No.21   No.22   No.23   No.24   No.25   No.26   No.27   No.28   No.29   Issue #3: No.30   No.31   No.32   No.33   No.34   No.35   No.36   Issue #4: No.37   No.38   No.39   No.40   No.41   No.42   No.43   No.44   Issue #5: No.45   No.46   No.47   No.48