The explosion of animation all across youtube, the easy access to animation software, has helped to create a generation of punk style young (non graduate) animators. It’s the cartoon equivalent of a garage band bashing out some songs knowing just a few chords. The skill might have been variable at times, but the energy and enthusiasm carry all before them.
Edd’s World totally lives up to that can-do spirit. Created by a group of friends it’s like a lo-fi version of Family Guy. Here’s an xmas-themed episode so you can judge for yourselves!