New Kickstarter project: PORTRAITS
It's been a while! I’m here to tell you about a new Kickstarter project of mine. It’s an art book titled PORTRAITS.
After the election last... Read more
Dark Horse Comics edition and more!
The Dark Horse edition of the hardcover will be hitting store shelves this Wednesday, August 13th. Holy moly, that's tomorrow! Please help us spread the word, so that anyone who... Read more
I love seeing the pictures many of you have posted on Twitter and Facebook as your books arrive at your door. Orders are being filled and shipped out quickly. A... Read more
The Beginning of the End
The Books are Here!
The books have made it to California and are in the hands of our friends at Swish Fulfillment. Orders are being processed and shipped right now.... Read more
The Slow Boat from China
It's been a couple months since the last update and there's lots going on, so let me get right to it.
They're Almost Here!
The books are printed, bound, and... Read more
Off to the Printers! Dark Horse Comics! and more!
Dark Horse Comics publishes The Guns of Shadow Valley!
We had earlier indicated the involvement of a publisher, now we can tell you that Dark Horse Comics will be publishing... Read more
Finally, an update!
I know, I know! It's been a long time since the last update. Too long, I'm sorry about that. I've been really busy working on the book. 16... Read more
Hello Backers, Friends and Strangers!
Just a quick update to let you know that everything is progressing nicely. I'm working daily on pages and keeping them coming to you on... Read more
BackerKit LockDown, Breath of Bones, Steve Niles Flood Help
It's been a while since the last update. For that I apologize, but that doesn't mean we aren't cranking away over here. Have no doubt, every one of... Read more
IMPORTANT! BackerKit Survey Update IMPORTANT!
Have you filled out your BackerKit Survey?
Most of you did, and for that we thank you. Some of you have not.
If you haven't signed in with BackerKit and... Read more
As with all things technology, there is bound to be the occasional glitch. We had one over night and some of you let us know that you weren't... Read more
THIS IS IMPORTANT INFORMATION! IF YOU CAN ONLY READ ONE UPDATE, THIS IS IT!
Backerkit Surveys have gone out! Please check your email inbox and if you don't see it,... Read more
This is the beginning
As I start to write this, it's 42 minutes after the end of the Kickstarter campaign. I should be exhausted, I am exhausted. After all, this has been my full... Read more
Last 2 hours! And one LARGE COMMISSION is available!
We're down to the last 2 hours! And right at the last minute, someone has canceled a pledge for the LARGE COMMISSION. That means it's available to anybody (YOU?!) to... Read more
A quick correction to that last update. There is no twitter contest. It's against the rules of Kickstarter. I'm really sorry, I didn't realize it when I posted it. Or... Read more
24 HOURS LEFT!
Okay, this one might get a little off the wall, but I'm in crunch mode, so forgive a little bit of insanity. Warning: there will be exclamation points!!!!
Earlier tonight ... Read more
The Final Days
50 hours to go! It all ends on Monday, 11pm Eastern time. I can't believe it's almost over! Here's a few quick reminders as we try to capture more stretch... Read more
3 Days Left! Bonus stuff!
With just over 3 days to go, this Kickstarter campaign will soon come to a close. We're at almost $36,000, an incredible amount! We've got those stretch goals to improve... Read more
MORE NEW ART and A CALL TO ACTION
We may only have 5 days left, but this train isn't slowing down! More artist friends of mine have been kind and generous, and offered more art rewards. I'm very... Read more
More New Art Rewards!
You didn't think we were done yet, did you?
COMMISSION FROM ADAM AND COMFORT- The multi-Harvey Award nominated husband and wife art team of Comfort Love and Adam Withers have... Read more
One Week Left! New Art Rewards! Cameo!
This is it, folks. The final lap. There's just one week left of the campaign, and we're making a big push to achieve these Stretch Goals. And what better way... Read more
The $50,000 Challenge!
Call it a stunt, call it a gimmick, call it stupid. Call it...brave? No, nobody's going to call it brave. What is The Guns of Shadow Valley $50,000 Kickstarter Challenge?... Read more
New Art Rewards!
Godzilla and Ninja Turtles fans unite! I've put up two new rewards. These are pin-ups I made last year, and now I'm listing them here at a discounted price. Along with... Read more
Original Cover Painting Available Again
I hate to post two updates in one day, but this just happened so I need to fill everybody in as soon as possible. The person who pledged for the... Read more
Sheriff Badges are BACK! but they cost more :(
I've been able to arrange for more Badges to be made. Unfortunately, they are going to cost more this time around. For the first batch, I only charged for the... Read more
Keep an eye out for rattlers...
(Sorry, had to do it at least once!)
Just a quick update here on a few things. We've left $33,000 in the dust and getting closer to our... Read more
July! Finished Painting, Spotify Playlist, & Recommendations
More news you can use!
I have finally finished the painting for the Movie Poster Art Print. It took a little while, I really wanted it to come out right.... Read more
As we approach our third Stretch Goal, Jim and I have decided to reveal the next set of goals. These have been shrouded in mystery, until now!
At $40,000 we'll... Read more
More Stretch Goals, More Podcasts, More Art
Good evening, Guns of Shadow Valley Posse!
Stretch goals:With your help, we've surpassed our second Stretch Goal of $30,000! Everybody who ordered the book at $30 or above gets... Read more
A New Week: Stretch! Art! Podcast! Recommend!
Good Monday! (Ugh, yeah, I know. I'm don't like them either, but let's make the best of it.) I'm here with more news that you can use for the launch... Read more
A Week Ago, A World Away
To think, it's only been one week since this all went live. It feels like so long ago. If I thought I might get five minutes to relax once this... Read more
More stretch goal info! More podcasts!
Good afternoon! The posse here is still riding high in the saddle. We're closing in on our first stretch goal, where at $28,000 everyone who ordered the book at $30... Read more
Podcast Interviews and Kickstarter Recommendations
First up, two podcasts landed on the internet today that feature your faithful penslingers. On Pat Loika's pop culture podcast Loikamania, you can hear Jim and myself recount the... Read more
First Stretch Goals Announced
Alright folks, I am proud to present the first set of Stretch Goals! If you don't know, here is how Stretch Goals work: we want our pledge total to keep... Read more
You Did It!
I was on the phone when it happened, talking with my mom. She's been following right along with the campaign as it happens. Probably getting more nervous and more excited... Read more
New Rewards: GODZILLA PAGES!
I've added 4 new rewards to help put us over the top. Last year, IDW asked me to come in as a fill-in artist for issue 6 their current Godzilla... Read more
Charging the Gates!
Hey folks, I've already expressed how amazed we've been at the tremendous response so far. Our initial goal of 24,000 is already in sight. We're at 93%! But we can't... Read more
75% in 28 hours! Seriously?!
As of 2pm Saturday, we've passed the $18,000 mark. This is outstanding! Honestly, I'm running out of adjectives to express my amazement. How about flabbergasted?
A lot of folks have... Read more
53% funded in 16 hours! What in tarnation?!
So, it's been almost a whole day of Kickstarter. I'm ready to hit the sack, hard. I think these fancy new smart phones may be a bit of a curse,... Read more
Wow! Thank you!
Man, I was nervous this morning. Got up early to put together a few last minute images to have circulate on the social networks, had 6 different windows... Read more