*sigh* I got paged by sad chef. :(
I sorta explained it a bit to help your "fuuuu"-ing
Don Hertzfeldt, a well-known animator (in certain circles) takes on the Simpsons couch gag; first by referencing 'old school Simpsons', then advancing into the far, far future where we have Exo-skulls and episodes zapped into our minds, and more need for.... being extremely straight forward as blob-toons.
I do like Bart Blob. I think he gets me.
Artistically, he can be weird, but then bursts into bizarre with a 'sprinkle' of poignancy (like the "I'll never forget you" line).
Here's a more popular toon he's done (as well as shorter):http://youtu.be/9W-VGUOiVDc
Anything will do though. He's got some imagination