Hello Oceanverse Backers! I'd like to announce the opening of our Etsy shop, Barnstormer Artworks - educational and imaginative art for the discerning children in your life. Also visit our... Read more
Just dropping a quick line to let all my backers know that I have opened an all-new online store at www.oceanverse.com
Check it out. There are t-shirts, original art commissions,... Read more
Oceanverse shipping is done! All Kickstarter backers have been rewarded. Well, I need to drop off a few to family members, but everyone else has been taken care of. Thanks... Read more
Hello $20 International Backers! Did you get your book yet?
Just wondering because I'm a few days away from prepping the $25 International Backers...want to make sure I did everything... Read more
Just a quick update to let you know that all $20 rewards have been sent. I have heard from a few people who have already received theirs.
Also, I will... Read more
Just wanted to let everyone know that all domestic $20 pledge rewards (book and sticker) have been shipped! I've also started sending out the $25 packages, but it will take... Read more
The Books Are HERE!
Picked up the books Monday. They are, in all sincerity, awesome. From the cover to the natural stock/colored ink interior, it's exactly what I had in mind.
I've started working... Read more
Good news, everyone! I will have the books in my hands this Monday! I got the word from my printer rep that the books are done and they look "GREAT!"... Read more
I received the proofs for the book yesterday! It was pretty exciting to see everything bound in a single volume. I was surprised how big the book is! To compare,... Read more
Off it Goes!
This past Friday, Oceanverse: The Collected Editionwas sent to the printer! According to my printer rep, after I approve the proofs, their usual turnaround is about two weeks. So... Read more
Here is the final title card. Barring a "secret" page, all artwork for the book is done.
With that, I'll be sending out the few remaining surveys. If you haven't... Read more
Here are two more pages of new art for the book. I only have one page to go and all artwork for the book is done! Things are looking pretty... Read more
Here are some pages of new artwork for the book. This will give you a good idea how the book will be divided into chapters. Each story will feature one... Read more
What a way to wrap up the pledge drive! The past few days saw a flurry of pledges, many from overseas! Thank you to all who pledged, who spread the... Read more
Works in Progress
Here are some photos of my progress on the book!
Yesterday saw the publication of my story in the local newspaper, the St. Clair Shores Sentinel! Front page, no less!
Just doing my part to spread the word about Kickstarter... Read more
So...what do I say?
I apologize for not posting earlier. I have to say I was caught up and taken aback by the deluge of pledges. I never imagined that... Read more