Book Launch Party!
If you are coming to the Book launch party at Boordy Vineyards, May 4, 6-8 PM please contact me ASAP at firstname.lastname@example.org
I hope to see you there!... Read more
Daggers Drawn is Here!
Daggers Drawn Backers...
I am delighted to announce the long awaited publication of our book!
You will be very proud of the results. It is a hefty beautifully printed volume... Read more
Daggers Drawn Goes to Print!
Today Daggers Drawnheaded to the printers! It was quite an undertaking to complete the book in time and there wasn't much sleep in the waning days, but the project... Read more
Dagger Drawn Is Drawing to a Conclusion!
Greetings Daggers Drawn Teammates!
I am excited to share that I am closing in on the deadline for sending our book off to press and she is looking terrific. She... Read more
Great Success for Daggers Drawn! Now to get your Reward!
I would like to extend my sincere thanks to all the backers of our Daggers DrawnBook campaign! As you know it was a great success, allowing us to created... Read more
Kal will paint your Caricature!
With just a few hours left in our great Daggers Drawn campaign I wanted to create a special reward to see if we could reach our stretch goal of $100k. ... Read more
How to Add an Extra Book to your Daggers Drawn order
I have had many requests today for backers who want to add an addition book or two to their previous pledge. It is very simple.
Just add $25 to your... Read more
Our Daggers Drawn covered in the Washington Post!
With about 24 hours left in our great Kickstarter campaign, Michael Cavna from the Washington Post draws attention to our great story. You can see the article here.
Take a... Read more
Closing Hours for the Daggers Drawn Campaign!!
Thanks to the fantastic support of backers like you the Daggers Drawn Kickstarter campaign is going gangbusters!
There are only 60 hoursleft in our campaign. If you know anyone... Read more
Purchase 2 Kal Originals
As our awesome Daggers Drawn campaign enters its final days I have added a New Reward Level.
2 ORIGINAL CARTOONS : Two from a select collection of original Kal Black... Read more
New Original Cover Artwork from The Economist!
While compiling images for the book Daggers Drawn I have found three original watercolor painted covers for The Economist.
I have been added them to the once sold out cover... Read more
7 days Left !!! NEW Rewards! Stretch Goal! IPAD App!
NEW STRETCH GOAL FOR DAGGERS DRAWN!!
I have teamed with the creators of Whamix! to build a great interactive iPad App for Daggers Drawn. This will feature, interviews, animations... Read more
Daggers Drawn Kickstarter campaign gets TV Treatment!
WJZ-TV in Baltimore did a nice story about our great Daggers Drawn Kickstarter campaign. You can view the clip here:
More news to come! Spread the word!
New! Add a BW Print to your Reward Level for Daggers Drawn
Due to the great interest in BW prints of cartoons from The Economist we have new offerings available for Daggers Drawnbackers. We have added 5 cartoons to the cartoon... Read more
New Super Bowl Reward level added to Daggers Drawn!
In 2001 I created this classic Super Bowl cartoon modelled on my father, who was a dedicated and highly animated armchair football fan.
To celebrate the Baltimore Ravens return to... Read more
Kal's Kickstarter Campaign Hits the News
CityBizList does a nice article and interview today about the great Daggers Drawn Kickstarter campaign. You can see the article here:
Baltimore's WJZ-TV will be at Kal's studio on... Read more
Daggers Drawn Is one week old!
Thanks to the tremendous support of backers and fans, The Daggers Drawn campaign has raised over $73,000 in the first week of its campaign.
We are now assured to publish... Read more
New Reward Level for Daggers Drawn! Color Illustrations from The Economist
Thank you to all the great supporters of Daggers Drawn Kickstarter campaign. Due to the strong interest in the project we are rolling out new benefits and features.
Today we... Read more
Daggers Drawn Reaches 1000 Supporters
Daggers Drawn supporter Henri Diner became the 1000th supporter of the book launch campaign for Daggers Drawn:35 Years of KAL cartoons in The Economist.
Thanks to the support of Daggers... Read more
Kal on Radio Discusses Cartoons and Kickstarter
Kal appears on the Baltimore NPR station WYPR for a discussion about his cartooning, Obama's second term and his amazing Kickstarter campaign.
You can hear the interview here:
21 New Original Cartoons Added to Rewards
The portfolio of original cartoons has been expanded!
21 new cartoons have been added and are available for viewing at:
Thanks for all your support!
Our Campaign is #1
Our Daggers Drawn Kickstarter campaign has been chosen as today's "Pick of the Day" and featured on the Kickstarter homepage!
Even More Kal originals to be added!
Interest in getting original cartoons published in The Economist has been brisk.I am assembling an additional 20 cartoons to be added to the ORIGINAL BW CARTOON reward level. They will... Read more
New Original Cartoons Added to Rewards List!
More Cartoons are Coming!
As there has been great interest in the securing original black and white editorial cartoons published in The Economist, I have increased the number available from... Read more
New Reward Extension!
Because of the high demand for advance copies of Daggers Drawn, we have added an additional 200 copies to our $25.00 reward level.
Thank you to all the Kal supporters.... Read more