Should I do a Reprint or an Updated/Expanded Version?
Thanks again to all of you who backed the Pose Drawing Sparkbook back in 2013! Several hundred copies were printed and sold and people seemed to really like them. But once the... Read more
Download Your Free Bonus "Mad Libs" Sketchbook Ideas!
Download Now! 50 Bonus Sketchbook Ideas
It took longer than I planned but I've finally completed the last Stretch Goal for the Pose Drawing Sparkbook: Fifty bonus sketchbook ideas, written... Read more
Only A Few Copies Left
As my backers I wanted you to be the first to know that the Pose Drawing Sparkbook is almost out of print! I'm literally down to my final box of... Read more
Webinar "Bringing Your Drawings To Life"
It's finally here! After months of work I’ve recorded and uploaded my new webinar, “Bringing Your Drawings To Life”. The video is 90 minutes jam-packed with just about everything I know... Read more
Rewards Update + Special Backer Discount
Overall the Pose Drawing Sparkbook has gone very well with hundreds of books shipped! As we near the end, here's a few misc. updates...
Video Reward Glitches
I'm still trying... Read more
The Sparkbook Gallery Is Now Live!
With the Sparkbook launch just around the corner, I've created a Gallery on Facebook where anyone can join and start uploading drawings they create with the Pose Drawing Sparkbook. I... Read more
The Proof Copy Is Here!
Lookee here at what the FedEx man just delivered to my front door. It's my preliminary proof copy of the Pose Drawing Sparkbook! Woo hoo!
There's just a couple of... Read more
THANK YOU ALL!!!
I'm truly speechless!
The Sparkbook campaign finished with a bang! In the final two days you pledged $3,600 to kick it over the top into the $16,000 stretch goal! I'm... Read more
$16,000 Stretch Goal Unlocked!
WOW!!! You did it with an hour to spare! The Pose Drawing Sparkbookwill now be a chip board hardcover instead of paperback. High fives and hand springs all around!... Read more
$15,000 Stretch Goal Unlocked!
Amazing! In less than ten hours we blasted through another stretch goal! Thank you all! I'll now be giving all backers a PDF of 50 "spark" sketchbook ideas, Mad-Libs style.
If... Read more
$14,000 Stretch Goal Unlocked!
You did it - another stretch goal unlocked! We just zoomed past the $14,000 mark, which means I'll be creating a drawing demo video for all backers, with commentary, based... Read more
Stretch Goal Unlocked! Time For One Final Push!
Woo hoo! We just passed the $12,000 mark! The Pose Drawing Sparkbook will now be upgraded to 80# drawing paper!
The next stretch goal to conquer is a drawing video... Read more
Home Stretch - Odds and Ends
Only three days left! As we enter the home stretch I wanted to thank you all one last time and take care of some last-minute business.
Want More Kickstarter?
Here's... Read more
New Bonus Reward For All Backers!
Yesterday we zoomed past the $10,000 mark and are well on our way to $11,000. I'm still blown away by how amazing and generous all of you have been. I... Read more
We Broke $10,000!
The Pose Drawing Sparkbook just passed the $10,000 mark! Wow! Plus the kind words, emails, tweets, and facebook shares just keep coming. You guys are the best! I'd put you... Read more
Sparkbook Snippet: "Personality and Emotions"
(This excerpt is from a rough draft of my Kickstarter, the Pose Drawing Sparkbook. It's is a “super-charged” sketchbook designed to help you put more life and personality into... Read more
You Did It! 100% FUNDED!!!
The Pose Drawing Sparkbookjust broke the tape! We are now 100% funded and this thing is gonna happen! Woo hooo! (Hard to type this while I'm dancing a jig.)... Read more
I'm back from my trip and finally have all the stretch goals put together. But first, I want to give a shout out to Richard Boom at BrokenFrontier for featuring the... Read more
One More Thing...
One more thing...if you have any suggestions for stretch goals you'd like to see in the Sparkbook, please let me know. I'm happy to hear from you.
Stretch Goal #1!
As I write this we are 94% backed with 9 days to go. So close! So I've decided to announce the first stretch goal:
If we reach $12,000, the Pose... Read more
"Sparkbook" Featured on BleedingCool.com!
News about the Pose Drawing Sparkbook continues to spread! More sites are featuring it including On Animation, Animator Island, and even a concept art blog from Brazil. But the... Read more
Special Weekend Stretch Goal!
The Pose Drawing Sparkbookis almost 90% funded! The project has also been getting some more publicity. In addition to the many websites already showcasing the project, in the past... Read more
I've added two more Frequently Asked Questions about the Pose Drawing Sparkbook to the Kickstarter page (just scroll to the bottom). I'm also posting them below. I hope this helps... Read more
Sparkbook Snippet: "Acting With The Entire Body"
The Sparkbook campaign is slowly but surely picking up steam. We are currently at 70% of the goal with 225 backers and counting. The Sparkbook has been featured on animation... Read more
We're at 60%! Here's how you can help get to 100%
The Pose Drawing Sparkbook is 60% funded in just 9 days! Woo hoo! I'm also getting a ton of great feedback, with several people calling the Sparkbook a "must have".... Read more
Sparkbook Snippet: "Action Reveals Character"
As promised, here’s a short snippet from my upcoming Pose Drawing Sparkbook, a tool to help artists add more life to their poses. The book is still being written... Read more
New Reward Option: Ebook Only!
A few of you have asked for an ebook-only version of the Pose Drawing Sparkbook. Good news! I'm happy to say it's now available.
I've added an option to purchase... Read more
Sparkbook Update: 50% Funded In Only Five Days!
Woo hoo! Yesterday we reached the halfway point, after only five days! I guess that means some stretch goals will be coming sooner than planned. THANK YOU ALL!!!
However, contributions are... Read more
Coming Soon: Sparkbook Snippets!
Very soon I’ll start posting snippets from my Pose Drawing Sparkbookon the Updates page and also over on my studio blog. Hopefully it will be solid, inspiring content that... Read more
Update: The SparkBook Is Now "Popular"!
The Pose Drawing Sparkbook continues to do well on Kickstarter. It's Day 3 and it's already passed the $3,300 mark and is 37% funded! Over 1,500 people have watched the... Read more
A Quick Clarification
I wanted to clear up a little confusion about the Basic vs Expanded version of the Pose Drawing Sparkbook.
Every version of the book will include four bonus lists of... Read more
Wow! 22% funded in less than 24 hours
Wow, we are off to a great start! In less than 24 hours we've passed the $2,000 mark. All 50 of the early bird specials have been purchased, the project... Read more