I am a cartoonist and children's book illustrator. I spend the majority of my free time thinking about funny looking appendages and how to accurately depict them. Occasionally, I will find the time to laugh hard about hamsters in those plastic rolling balls. I enjoy getting emails.


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    lorenzodom says:

    "Wry, ribald, fey even, Grant Gilliland can wield a sharpie with great élan to create delightfully odd and almost-amorphous characters from sheer imagination and his patented strange-sense of humor.

    Thanx for sharing!

    Regards from New York City,

    Author of 25 Lessons I’ve Learned about Photography,
    the #1 Photo Essay and Artist Biography on Amazon.com for 2010!


    November 3rd, 2010

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    Therewassomethingwrong. says:

    "Just incredible, his drawings always leave me with a smile!"

    June 26th, 2010

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    Creative_Funk says:

    "Probably the best handdrawn characters I know, Gross Uncle's lines are simply amazing."

    September 9th, 2009

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    f ẹ r n ạ n d ộ l ẹ ộ n says:

    "No doubt, you are one of the best if not the Best artist I´ve ever seen!!!!
    your works are amazing!!!!"

    December 8th, 2008

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    mrgauky says:

    "Do I know Grant?
    Is he my uncle?
    Do find his work Gross?
    Doe's he wield scribble skills?

    October 4th, 2008

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    boyfir3 says:

    "The master of color is just terrific good, his characters are simply cool and always tell u a new history, is just addictive! Be careful! If u get inn u can´t get out... easy!"

    March 3rd, 2008

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    EvilosArt says:

    "Your hand drawn characters are so tight!"

    February 24th, 2008

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    pokedstudio / jonathan ball says:

    "TheGrossUncle is not like the usual Uncle, in fact he's a great illustrator stoke artist and a brilliant source of inspiration.

    great stuff!"

    February 19th, 2008

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    Artist in LA LA Land Illustration says:

    "Gross Uncle is a brilliant artist. His art will make you cry laugh---maybe, snort laugh too. Three cheers for, Gross Uncle. Hip, hip hooray! Hip, hip hooray! Hip, hip hooray!"

    February 1st, 2008

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    VeryNiceDolls says:

    "this dude rocks my socks!!! ((:

    awesome work man"

    January 25th, 2008

January 2008
San Francisco, United States
I am:
Cartoonist / Illustrator / Painter
The Gross Uncle