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These Brilliant One-Panel Comics Will Have Your Whole Family Laughing

This illustrator has perfected the art of the one-panel joke.

Jack Shepherd · 2 months ago

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All Photos: Joseph Nowak

Joseph Nowak is a Canadian illustrator who has been delighting fans on Instagram with his one-panel comics since 2014. And in the seven years that he’s been at it, he’s developed a wonderful, absurd alternative universe full of sharks, mythical creatures, desert islands, and strange, quirky humans who are guaranteed to make you laugh out loud (or at the very least chuckle wryly.) 

Here’s a selection of some of Nowak’s most inspired and witty one-panel creations, and if you want to keep up with his work, which includes a number of short animated videos in the same style, be sure to follow him on Instagram.

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