Hi readers! This blog has been relegated to acting as an occasional announcement board for the last few years as I've focused my attention on other platforms, but I have some educational tidbits I'd love to share somewhere more permanent. So let's try something new! I've assembled this not-so-brief essay introduction to a couple common … Continue reading Distro for Dummies
Greetings, friends! I've got a new comic in the world! There's a lot of talk about Wonder Woman in the world right now, thanks to the new film about her opening this weekend, but who is she really? You can head over to The Nib today to read all about her history as a feminist icon, patriotic … Continue reading New Comic: Who IS Wonder Woman, Anyway?
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
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
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
Hold onto your halyards, Portland—we're throwing a Baggywrinkles party this week! I've been counting down, and the day is growing closer... Following last year's fabulous Kickstarter campaign, Baggywrinkles: a Lubber's Guide to Life at Sea is about to hit comic shops and bookstores around the world, so let's celebrate the official release with a bit of rumbustification at … Continue reading Baggywrinkles Release Party in Portland This Week