Everywhere you go, always take the teapot with you.  ~ Michael Leunig

I fell in love with the quirky, simple art works and verses by Michael Leunig when I was about 14 years old and now I several of his books which I love to flick through still. The curly head and duck are Leunig staples.


Mars is moving away from the Earth.What a good idea Leunig

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“As it is, we are merely bolting our lives—gulping down undigested experiences as fast as we can stuff them in—because awareness of our own existence is so superficial and so narrow that nothing seems to…

Quiet stillness - Michael Leunig cartoon

A look at the follies, foibles and joys of the human race through the eyes of cartoonist Michael Leunig. Buy prints from Michael Leunig at

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One of my very favourite cartoons is Michael Leunig’s ‘TV sunrise’. The picture of a father and son watching the sunset on television while the real thing happens just outside the window seems to capture the essence of modern life.