A Journey at Sea and New Artwork for StormCalmer!
Things have hardly been quiet at Blue Cat Co. headquarters. I was away for a few weeks, doing an artists' residency aboard a research vessel (if you'd really like... Read more
Packages on the way!
Hello everyone! Chiming in to say that, all the packages are on the way (or have arrived) by now!
For the add-on orders, I simply triple checked myself, instead of... Read more
International Mailout is Complete!
After a week of snow and ice, followed by a week of trickling international packages to the post office (ask me, sometime, about the inter-coworker fight over which form I... Read more
Snow Day! Don't worry, your packages are safe
This is what it looked like, about two hours after it started to snow yesterday, and it hasn't really stopped snowing since!
As soon as I saw the weather report... Read more
The Books Have Arrived!
The books are in! And I wasn't kidding about getting them right back out to you. I've already delivered two in person, and another will be handed off tomorrow. I'm... Read more
Woolmancy Has Finished Printing!
I got an email from UPS. The books are on the way to me! In 8 boxes. It's as if they don't want me hauling 100lb boxes... I'm kidding, I'm... Read more
The Proof is in the... Office!
Here's our cover and dust jacket.
And the innards! I have one alteration to make as the texture has muddied the print with this particular company, and I will approve... Read more
Backer Surveys are Sent! Here’s What I Omitted...
There are some speedy responders to the backer survey! It’s the place where you give me the information I need to send out your rewards. Aside from Woolmancy itself (which... Read more
Woolmancy is ORDERED
I think I can be alive again! After a solid month waiting for a final quote (which is absolutely ridiculous when you've gotten an initial quote. Nice people, but... Read more
So I'm sitting about, waiting for my dust jacket printer to respond (don't worry, I have like three back up plans. You don't mess with a pre-planner's time line!), and... Read more
Woven Band Winners!
It's so funny, I never win drawings. I mean, it has happened in my life at in-person events, but never online! So six of you have achieved something that I... Read more
Final Hours and Gratitude!
I'm beginning to wrap up the campaign, tidying up the bits and bobs, finalizing pages for the bonus comics and whatnot. To celebrate, here's a video of the band finishing... Read more
Down to the Last 24 Hours!
We're rounding the final bend of the Woolmancy Kickstarter!
If you have not yet pledged and wish to, you'll have to get it in by Friday night! If you cannot,... Read more
2.5 Days to Go!
We’re now just over $5,000 and Kickstarter has already started counting this down in hours. Like when someone tells you their child is 67 week old. This number has... Read more
3 Days Before the End!
We're almost wrapped up!
I'm still weaving away at the bands. I somehow have more thread than I realized!
Started re-laying out Style Quest because I somehow no longer have... Read more
Final Week, Final Goal Achieved!
We've crossed our final goal!!
You are now welcome to add $10 to your pledge level if you would also like a copy of my first, black and white book,... Read more
First look at the Woolmancy Test Print & Another Goal!
I was able to order a test copy (and got two!) from a closer printer, just to make sure I had all my ducks in a row. Shot a video... Read more
Another Stretch Goal SMASHED & The Magic of Connection
SO! I set the next stretch goal at $3,000, thinking that it took a good 12 days to clear the $2,500 hurdle, so that would take us to the middle... Read more
Stretch Goal Unlocked! And an embarrassing secret...
You all knocked it out of the park this week!
Some people have asked about adding last year's book, Bellmage, to your pre-order. I was hesitant, as I didn't... Read more
Happy Halloween Update!
I don’t actually celebrate Halloween, but I am SO GLAD Fall is here!! You have no idea. This is an in progress shot of a panel for A Monk’s Tale,... Read more
Week 3: The Connection Zone
Hello! We're cooking along toward our goal of reprinting Bellmage! $320 to go.
About a week into a Kickstarter, things slow down as the early otters have grabbed their... Read more
The next goal! Here's why we're not done just yet.
What I was trying to say in the video is that yay we funded! And that's great. From my last update, you'll know that I'm not really here for the... Read more
Okay, a lot of stuff to report from the weekend, but first... Woolmancy is fully funded!
I'm truly grateful for everyone's support! I wouldn't be printing this book without you.... Read more
First Week Wrap Up - Another Milestone Crossed!
I'll be going live on Facebook to do some weaving in about 20 minutes. I had to cancel the Kickstarter live and switch over to Facebook because Chrome... Read more
New Milestone Bonuses! - Ready for a Live Session?
Because you are awesome and got Woolmancy so close to it's funding goal so fast, I wanted to give you some goodies to celebrate:
You can also find these... Read more
Day 2 - Woolmancy is a "Project We Love" on Kickstarter!
Well now, look at that! The mighty Kickstarter overlords agree with you and put Woolmancyinto their special recognition category! It means the project will get more eyes on it,... Read more
Welcome to the Woolmancy Kickstarter!
Hello and welcome! I’m happy to finally be releasing Woolmancy I to the world after talking about it these past few years. Whether you’re new to my work, or have... Read more