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
Hey friends, Fittingly, I'm writing this blog post from the deck of the Oliver Hazard Perry, a new tall ship in Rhode Island that I'm currently working aboard as a visiting artist. But that's secondary to the following exciting news of the day: I've got a new comic up on The Nib! For the last few … Continue reading New Comic: Sail Cargo Resurgence
That's right! My latest comic, an examination of maritime history's deadliest deficiency, is now live! For the last few months, Eriq Nelson and I have been hard at work researching the ins and outs of scurvy in the Golden Age of Sail, and now we're bringing our findings to you in 18 pages of informative, … Continue reading New Comic: Scurvy Dogs
Ahoy, friends! I am so, so excited to announce that Baggywrinkles: A Lubber's Guide to Life at Sea will be hitting Kickstarter July 20th. What is Baggywrinkles, you ask? Why, it's my educational, autobiographical comic series about living aboard an 18th century tall ship! You can read the first five issues online for free, and check … Continue reading T-1 Week to the Baggywrinkles Kickstarter!
Another week, another new comic over on The Nib! I decided to settle the matter of people always asking me about these perfectly innocent nautical terms. Seriously you guys, there's nothing dirty about a Lubber's Hole at all. Read the comic and all will be revealed.
Happy Friday, comics friends! I come bearing tidings of a new Baggywrinkles installment. Pacific Passages is a historical story that's been in the works since earlier this year. It's written by R.J. Mockford, a maritime historian who's done a lot of work on the history of the original Lady Washington, and illustrated by me! If … Continue reading New Comic: Pacific Passages (Baggywrinkles #5!)
After many long weeks of toil, I'm thrilled to announce that Down to the Seas Again, my travelogue comic from this summer's trip aboard the Charles W. Morgan, is officially at the press and available for pre-order and PDF download! Pre-ordered print editions will begin shipping September 22nd. They're 20 pages, full color, and (if I … Continue reading Down to the Seas Again Debuting at SPX