DPH: Vol 2 “POWERGIRL” STRETCH GOAL!
Can’t leave out the Flash! Check out our revised $30,000 Stretch Goal featuring this beautiful print of Powergirl and the Flash, drawn by Bart Sears!
Every Drawing Powerful Heroes: Volume... Read more
What's inside DPH 2?
Original Brute & Babe #16
The following four page Brutes and Babes Tutorial #16 is scanned from Wizard Magazine #25:
Here is the work in progress, nine page layout... Read more
Drawing Powerful Heroes: Volume 2!!!
I've always loved to teach graphic storytelling, and have had a dream to create a series of books, lessons, a website, maybe a school, and I owe you all a... Read more
Basic Drawing Fundamentals Sketchbook, a campaign we love!
We know you like drawing and want to suggest a campaign by a friend of ours, Mark Kokavec.
Every good drawing starts with the basics and this sketchbook... Read more
Hello, Brute Force!
I’ve almost drawn through the mountain of art commission rewards we received for Drawing Powerful Heroes: Brutes and Babes, and I couldn’t be happier with how... Read more
Greetings, Brute Force! We know that a few of you have yet to receive your commission rewards as part of the Drawing Powerful Heroes campaign. Bart Sears has reached out... Read more
Heroes of the Public Domain Golden Age Guide Issue #1
As you know , Ominous Press loves to support creators! We would like to share a very cool project that we recently backed.
"Heroes of the Public Domain Golden Age... Read more
Hello Brute Force!
I am happy to report that at this point our great DPH Team has answered every Backerkit survey we’ve received and I am working my way through... Read more
Just a heads up!
Greetings, Brute Force!
We know that the majority of you have received your copies of Drawing Powerful Heroes and Black Book: The Art of Bart Sears, and we hope you... Read more
DEMI-GOD Graphic Novel
Greetings, BRUTE FORCE!
A while back, I created an new character called Demi-God, kind of a mythic superhero for our celebrity-obsessed era. It's the story of a typical slacker who... Read more
In Your Mailboxes!
We here at Ominous Press are so happy that your books are reaching you! Your comments and feedback have been absolutely great, and really make all the effort worthwhile. If... Read more
We're happy to announce that the packages with your Drawing Powerful Heroes and Black Book: The Art of Bart Sears volumes are at the USPS Fulfillment Center, ready to ship!... Read more
A very, very merry!
Here’s hoping everyone is having a very happy holiday! Here's a little something we hope can add a little more holiday cheer!
Below is a link to the Drawing Powerful... Read more
Take a look!
We have something to show you, and we think you're going to be pleased. Obviously, this campaign has been a learning experience for us, but after numerous trials, we are... Read more
Closing in on the finish line!
We are so close to the finish line on this project and we want to thank you all for bearing with us! We know we have run over... Read more
Post Irma Update!
Hello, Brute Force!
I wanted to get you an update as we get closer to the finish line on Drawing Powerful Heroes! Unfortunately, I had to evacuate my home and... Read more
YOU MIGHT LIKE THIS...
My longtime friend Andy Smith has teamed up with Kickstarter veteran Mark Kokavec to produce a How to Draw Super Heroes Sketchbook... it's pretty darn cool and would be a... Read more
UPDATING the UPDATE!
To all the Drawing Powerful Heroes awesome backers,
Thought you might enjoy seeing this art process image... for the five brand new tutorials included in DPH we needed a new... Read more
DRAWING POWERFUL NEW TUTORIALS!
I hope everyone is enjoying their summer, whether at work or play! We’ve been pushing hard building Drawing Powerful Heroes (and the Black Book: The Art of Bart Sears). It’s... Read more
Summer greetings, Brute Force! + Sample Tutorial page spread!
With the official start of summer just around the corner, we wanted to reach out and again express our sincere thanks for your generous support! We'll be spending the summer... Read more
BUSY! BUSY! BUSY!
Hello BRUTE FORCE!
885 POWERFUL THANK YOU’S!
Wow… What a campaign! It has been a very exciting and crazy few weeks! It is so amazing that Drawing Powerful Heroesfound 885 Backers! I am so grateful for... Read more
DRAWING POWERFUL HEROES IN HARDCOVER!!!!!
Yeah, you did it, again. The latest social goal...
You guys are the best.
But it ain't over yet!
All my best,
BRUTE FORCE WILL MAKE IT HARDCOVER!
BRUTE FORCE! Lets make the Bart Sears: Drawing Powerful Heroes Book a HARDCOVER! All we have to do is increase each of our pledges by 10$and we eclipse... Read more
HARD COVER Stretch goal! Lets do This!
Lets make the Bart Sears: Drawing Powerful Heroes Book a HARDCOVER! All we have to do is reach our last stretch goal of 69k in pledges. We have... Read more
$59K CRUSHED LIKE A BUG!
SOCIAL GOALS CRUSHED! BACKER GOALS CRUSHED! STRETCH GOALS CRUSHED!
I'm sensing a theme... the BRUTE FORCE is AMAZING! We have completely CRUSHED the $59k STRETCH GOAL! The BRUTE FORCE is... Read more
700 BACKERS... CRUSHED!
Man, am I getting tire of typing CRUSHED!... nope, not at all! I'm LOVIN' IT!
700+ Backersand growing! You guys are just completely CRUSHING every goal we set...... Read more
ALL SOCIAL GOALS CRUSHED!!!
The BRUTE FORCE is powerful indeed! With over 4,500 Likes on the OMINOUS PRESS FACEBOOK page, our third and final Social Stretch Goal has been CRUSHED!
That means 8 MORE... Read more
CRUSHED!!!! Another Powerful Stretch Goal DESTROYED!
$55k... CRUSHED! The BRUTE FORCE has done it once again! The Black Book pages count has grown to 96 sweet pages! And a third brand new tutorialby me is... Read more
Hey! What's INSIDE Drawing Powerful Heroes?
More pages, more art, more instruction... nuff' said!
Share this link:
All my best!
600+ Backers STRONG! BRUTE FORCE POWER!
Another milestone reached and SHATTERED! Over 600 Backers, with more joining the BRUTE FORCE every minute! THANK YOU BRUTE FORCE! All 600 Backers receive the second set of three Digital... Read more
ORIGINAL ART COVER REWARDS !
One of a kind artwork from Bart Sears available exclusively through this reward pledge level! (First to pledge will receive their choice of displayed Original Art cover.)
Kickstarter LIVE DRAW Replay! (More to Come)
Thanks! It was our first ever Kickstarter Live, we really appreciate the continued support! Next Live Draw will air Monday May 1, 2017 at 8PM EST/ 5PM PST ! Keep... Read more
WHOOPS! REVISED STRETCH GOAL! I GOOFED!!!
I completely messed up when I posted the last STRETCH GOAL! I could blame it on a huge Photoshop file with multiple layers, several different levels and potential levels, or... Read more
POWERFUL STRETCH GOAL CRUSHED! The BLACK BOOK EXPANDS!
The latest Powerful Stretch Goal of $49k has been CRUSHED! “The BLACK BOOK: The Art of Bart Sears” expands by 16 pages, from 64 to 80 pages – thanks to... Read more
ANOTHER SOCIAL GOAL CRUSHED! FOUR PAGES ADDED!
Thanks to all of you, the Ominous Press Facebook page has reached 4,000 likes! That means we get to add 4 MORE PAGES to the “DRAWING POWERFUL HEROES” book. We... Read more
Amazing! 550 Backers and still going!
The Brute Force rocks! We've jetted past 550 backers and are still going strong! We can't thank you enough! All 550 backers will receive our first three Digital Download Work... Read more
Reddit #IAMA with Bart Sears!
Thursday, April 26th starting at 4pm est/1pm pst, I will be doing a Reddit #IAMA. I'll be available to answer any questions about anything: “Drawing Powerful Heroes,” Ominous Press, “Giantkillers,”... Read more
500 Awesome Backers!
Thank you, Brute Force! We are blown away by the response as our campaign reaches 500 backers! Thank you! We're thrilled and grateful beyond belief! All 500 backers will receive... Read more
Another Stretch Goal CRUSHED!
The fourth Stretch Goal of $43k is CRUSHED! Thanks to all of you, “The Black Book: The Art of Bart Sears” pages count has grown from 48 to 64 pages!... Read more
Go Figure! New Reward Level Added!
Created by popular demand, we're opening a new reward level: Bart Sears Original Full-Figure Sketch, Part 2! For a pledge of $550, backers will receive a hand-drawn, inked full-figure sketch.... Read more
BAM! First Social Stretch Goal CRUSHED!
You've done it... again and again! Now over 3,500 likes on the Ominous Press Facebook page, and 4 more pages added to "Drawing Powerful Heroes", bringing the pages count to... Read more
INCREDIBLE... 400 Backers!
We have well over 400 Backers! Amazing! The continued support of each and every one of you is truly phenomenal and we can't thank you enough! Who ever expected the... Read more
Only 75 more LIKES!
Thanks to all of you we've almost made it to our first Social Stretch Goal! We are only 75 LIKES away from reaching 3,500 LIKES on the Ominous Press Facebook... Read more
Third Stretch goal... CRUSHED!
SMASHINGLY WELL DONE! We are blown away... our third Stretch Goal of $38k was CRUSHED in a day! Every copy of "Drawing Powerful Heroes" and "The Black Book" will be... Read more
Second Stretch Goal Crushed!
You've done it again! Our second stretch goal is crushed! The "Drawing Powerful Heroes" pages count has increased to 128 pages, and every backer will receive the Venom Pin-up Tablet!... Read more
Some Interior Design!
I thought everyone might like to see the interior pages chosen for the Original Interior Art Page level. These pages will be awarded on a first-come, first-served basis. Selections include... Read more
First Stretch Goal Crushed!
You guys have done it! Our first stretch goal has been crushed! I am so thankful to all of you, and needless to say, The Brute Force rules!
As an... Read more
300 Backers?! SWEET!
A hearty thank you to each and every 300 of you! The Brute Force is kicking butt! Every one of the first 300 backers will receive Reference Tablet #3. All... Read more
We have reached our goal and we are funded! I cannot express how thankful I am to each and every one of you! Go BRUTE FORCE!
As a special bonus,... Read more
BLACK BOOK: More Art of Bart Sears
Scanning through my files, I came across an interesting piece of art I thought I’d share. More than a few years back, Sal Quartuccio of S.Q. Productions contacted me about... Read more
Thank You 200 Times!
Wow, we've already hit 200 backers! Welcome all! Our BRUTE FORCE is growing stronger every day! Every one of the first 200 backers will receive Reference Tablet #1 and Reference... Read more
Day #3 Update & Video : Breaking Down a Page
Welcome to my first Video update !
Thank you! We have already eclipsed the half way funding mark and we are only at Day #3. Your support is what... Read more
Launched and Live!
We have launched! We're overwhelmed by the response! Thanks so much for your interest and support. Please share the campaign with your friends and contacts across social and digital media.... Read more