It's that time of year, friends! I'm dusting off my tally sheets and readying my show banner for the first major convention of 2017: Emerald City Comic Con! A couple important notes: My table location has changed this year. If you're used to finding Periscope Studio (now Helioscope) in a block by the men's restrooms … Continue reading Emerald City 2017 Here We Go
Hey friends! I've got a new comic for you today: This is my seventh year doing Hourly Comic Day, and it's really such a delightful thing. For those that aren't familiar: it's a global art project where folks draw a panel for every hour they're awake on February 1st. It's a wonderful way to discover … Continue reading Hourly Comic Day 2017
Hi friends! It's been a busy week here on the island of O‘ahu. After completing our three-week ocean crossing aboard R/V Falkor last Monday at 8:30am, the ship immediately went into prep mode for a host of different events to help promote the results of our cruise. Chief among these was getting the gallery show at … Continue reading New Comic: Mappin’ the Floor
Greetings, friends! It's me again, your friendly neighborhood Artist-at-Sea-on-a-Research-Ship-with-WiFi-in-the-Middle-of-the-Pacific. This week we're doing something really fun: a live Q&A on Google Hangouts! I’ll be sharing illustration work from the voyage so far on R/V Falkor, talking about the joys and challenges of drawing comics at sea, and answering YOUR questions! If you want to ask something, … Continue reading Live Q&A Hangout at Sea this Friday
One the best things I did last year, hands down, was attend the Alaska Robotics Mini-Con and Comics Camp up in Juneau, AK. In addition to a super-sweet one-day con in a quirky, beautiful town, it also featured three days of camping with a host of incredible creators—cartoonists, musicians, writers, financial advisors, and A LAWYER … Continue reading Join me for Comics Camp!
Happy New Year from the Pacific Ocean! I'm writing today from the outer lounge of R/V Falkor, the research vessel I'm currently working on as an artist-in-residence. At this very moment we're motoring through the middle of nowhere, but thanks to our Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT) there's satellite Internet on board! The science team … Continue reading Life at Sea with R/V Falkor
I've put a new comic up this month! To fight off the winter chill, here's a travelogue from my week of sailing aboard the Oliver Hazard Perry back in August/September. This trip with OHP was a great opportunity to refine my practice of joining organizations as an embedded cartoonist, merging the duties of a deckhand (line … Continue reading New Comic: A Week at Sea with OHP