Rubes® Cartoons

Leigh Rubin

For more details on Leigh's Events visit Leigh's Speaking Events page.

Welcome to the official Web site of Leigh Rubin's Rubes® Cartoons. This year, Rubes celebrates its 37th anniversary! Rubes is syndicated in more than 400 media outlets worldwide and is distributed internationally by Creators Syndicate.

In the fall of of 2018 Leigh received the honor of being named the first-ever Cartoonist-in-Residence at the prestigious Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, New York.

In addition to print, Rubes® also has appeared in advertising, on television and the big screen. For more information, see our news page or our store to purchase any of the cartoon collections. You can also sign up for our newsletter.

So what does Sit-Down Comedian Leigh Rubin do when he's not chained to his drawing table? Why, he's probably out gallivanting about, all over the country, at one his many funny and entertaining speaking events!

On October 28, 2020 Leigh’s live stream event,
"The Secret of Creating a Perfect Cartoon" was hosted
by the Fresno Bee. Watch it now!

Fresno Bee Event


Rubes 2021 Wall Calendars are now available direct from Amazon! Choose from a selection of seven hilarious new titles: Twisted Cows, Twisted Pop Culture, Wild Life of Cats, Wild Life of Dogs, Twisted Science, Twisted Puns and Wild Life of Dinosaurs!

2021 Wall Calendars

The Book of Moo cartoons