I’m going to cross-post this on the Kickstarters and my Facebook, so that everyone knows what’s happening.
Whenever I try to sit down and write this post, I get a... Read more
Hey guys, quick update. The books have finished their overseas journey and are in a warehouse about an hour away from me. They still need to clear customs. But I've... Read more
Quick update, then back to work with me. We just got all of the book files approved they're at the printers.
Now we've got three weeks of printing and binding,... Read more
Heyo! First, some quick personal updates: I'm about 98% healthy now, and probably in better shape than I was before the appendicitis. My second son is starting to get a... Read more
Thank you so much for the support, everyone. As I’ve been slowly getting back to a healthy, functional human being, your messages of support and wellness have really meant a... Read more
First off, I need to apologise - I know my last update was a cut-and-paste update that went out to backers off all my Kickstarters. I really did... Read more
Heyo, here's some more digital proofs. This wraps up the interior of the book, and the cover is also good to go.
Note that each page also has a collection... Read more
Status update on Monster Numbers
Heyo, I know it's been really quiet from me lately, but here's where things are on Monster Numbers:
-All the art is complete
-Dedication* is ready
-The poem is re-done... Read more
My Convention tour is done.
For the next three months, I've only got one reason to leave the house (incoming baby), and that's theoretically in the first week of November.... Read more
Heyo Monster Numbers backers!
There's not a lot to report at the moment. A flurry of emails and contracts have been going back and forth, and things are being worked... Read more
We did it!
We hit our goals, and we're already hard at work getting The Monster Numbers done. Right now, the two main production duties are completing the cover and tweaking... Read more
Stretch Goal No. 3 MET
Late last night we crossed the $10,000 mark, which means we'll be adding an art print to all book orders. It will be based on the full illustration of the... Read more
Stretch Goals Update for Monster Numbers
We just hit 250 backers and are almost at 800% of our original goal. We're still chasing those original numbers of Monster Alphabet, where we ended up at 5,015% and... Read more
Monster Numbers Pin Pal #4: The Yong
How many fingers does a dragon have? Well, that depends on where it came from. A Japanese dragon traditionally has three fingers, while an imperial dragon from China has five... Read more
Monster Numbers Pin Pal #3: Tarasque
OK, there's a certain science to picking the monsters in the Monster Numbers. Unlike Monster Alphabet, which only needed the first letter of its name to work, the Monster Numbers... Read more
Monster Numbers Pin Pal #2: Sanzuwu
The three-legged crow shows up in a lot of cultures, and is often tied to the sun. The Chinese version of the legendary creature is called the Sanzuwu.
The neat thing... Read more
Monster Numbers Pin Pal #1: Kyuubi no Kitsune
We'll be releasing the designs for the first four Pin Pals this week, starting with the Kyuubi no Kitsune.
The design will be 1 inch wide, with a metal frame... Read more
Stretch Goal No. 2 MET
We actually met the 500% stretch goal 12 hours ago, but I don't like sending out updates in the middle of the night. And then for a bit there, Kickstarter... Read more
Monster Number Pin Pals and Book Tours
A lot of what we’re doing with Monster Numbers is a direct result from how the Kickstarter on Monster Alphabet went. We brought the flashcards back, and had them available... Read more
100% (and more)!
First, some quick housekeeping. I forgot to add the NUMBERS + LETTERS + MORE NUMBERS level to the launch (for those that want multiple copies of Monster Numbers and Monster Alphabet,... Read more