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Behind-the-Scenes: Morhaf Youssef


In this edition of Behind-the-Scenes, the series where we take a look at how cartoonists work, we visit Syrian artist Morhaf Youssef. Morhaf employs mixed techniques, using acrylic and water colors in some of his cartoons, and digital coloring (with Photoshop) in others.

Because of the conflict in Syria, Morhaf currently resides in Jordan. Here are some shots of his studio:


The animation below shows the making of the cartoon at the top of this post. Be sure to turn on the sound, because there is a nice soundtrack included:



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