You've found The Rumpus, and now is your chance to color all 10 look & find scenes! http://kck.st/1L1dgIW
My Look & Find Color Book ends today, and I need your... Read more
More Monsters! More Rumpus!
Over the last 2 years, The Rumpus has made its way into homes, bookstores, and libraries all around the world! It's been amazing to hear from children and adults that... Read more
MEET THE RUMPUS THIS SATURDAY
Come celebrate the release of my new book by making comics, playing games, and meeting THE RUMPUS!!! This Saturday from 6-8pm at Dragons Keep in Provo, UT. See you there!
NEW MONSTER BOOK OUT TODAY
NEW MONSTER BOOK OUT TODAY
Today marks the release of my newest picture book, 10 Little Monsters Visit Oregon, and I couldn't be happier! Click for more from the 32-page hardcover... Read more
NEW COMIC / LAST CHANCE!
SPOOKY NEWS UPDATE
My newest book is “Spooky Sleepover”: a 72-page, full-color book packed with spooky-silly comics written by Dave Scheidt and illustrated by me.
The all-ages book features a... Read more
NEW SPOOKY/SILLY COMICS!
NEW SPOOKY/SILLY COMICS
A haunted toilet! Vengeful ghosts! A garbage-eating werewolf!
Spooky Sleepoveris my newest book, packed with hilarious horror comics for all ages, written by Dave Scheidt and... Read more
LAST DAY TO SHARE YOUR PHOTOS
THANK YOUto all of you that have sent me your photos! It's really amazing to see so many people enjoying the things I've had so much fun making. Thank you,... Read more
STAR IN MY NEXT VIDEO!
I'm working on a new project and I want to show off all my great friends, fans and family--this means YOU! Participating is easy. All you have to do is:... Read more
Hi, everyone! I hope your 2014 is off to a great start. Can you believe we're already a month into the new year? Crazy.
2014 is already turning out to... Read more
I'M MAKING A MONSTER PICTURE BOOK!
Did I tell you that I'm making a picture book? I am! I'm making a picture book! It features 10 little monsters and it comes out this fall.
I can't... Read more
Rumpus on the Run has gotten eight 5-star reviews in the last week! Hooray!
Thanks so much to each of you that has taken time to rate the book and... Read more
Happy new year, everyone! I hope your 2014 is off to a great start. There are plenty of fun and exciting projects ahead of us, but first I want to ask... Read more
RUMPUS ON THE RUN!
The Rumpus is on the run--to your house! He's even managed to slip into a few homes already:
Last week, I spent a good chunk of each day packaging... Read more
I NEED YOUR ADDRESS
Today I'll be mailing out the last of the packages I have addresses for. There are still 13 of you that have not sent me your addresses, so if you'd... Read more
I just got back from the Post Office, where I sent out the first 35 books. I have another 40 ready to go, and should be able to mail out... Read more
BOOKS ARE HERE!
The Rumpus has arrived! Last night, 518 pounds of Rumpus appeared on a crate in my driveway--boxes and boxes, filled with your copies of Rumpus on the Run. I'll be... Read more
BOOKS HAVE LEFT THE WAREHOUSE!
Just a quick note to let you know that the books have left the warehouseand are on their way to my studio! I'm warming up my drawing hand, so... Read more
COMMUNITY LOOK & FIND
Happy October, everyone!
It was quite a blow not having the printed books back in July, as I had planned--but could there be a better month than October for Rumpus... Read more
NEW LOOK-N-FIND SCENE!
Who's ready for another look-n-find scene?
My buddy Isaac is running an all-ages fantasy anthology on Kickstarter and he's asked me to make a new look-n-find scene if the project... Read more
Just a quick note that the printer has confirmed (finally!) that the book is being printed. Right now!
Printing takes about 1 month, and then the books will be shipped... Read more
MOVING RIGHT ALONG!
Just a quick note to let you know that I am working with the printer to finalize the book pages for print. Once everyone down the print line gives their... Read more
It must have fallen out from under my arm while I was taking my daughter out of her car seat. I didn’t even see it until the next morning, after... Read more
How's everybody doing? Having a nice summer? Good, good. A few items of business, if you don't mind.
1) THE BOOK IS FINISHED! We now have a front and back... Read more
NEW WALLPAPER DOWNLOAD
You asked for it. Download the Rumpus pattern for your computer, phone or tablet here. Happy weekend, everyone!
THIS BOOK JUST GOT FANCY!
As if high-quality papers and a hardcover weren't fancy enough for our monster look-n-find book, I designed this repeating monster pattern for the book's endpapers. What do you think?
Happy weekend, everyone! Enjoy this free wallpaper download from "Rumpus on the Run: A Monster Look-n-Find Book". You voted for a scene from the book, so enjoy the first spread,... Read more
MEET THE COVER!
Last week, over 100 of you voted on the new cover for Rumpus on the Run: A Monster Look-n-Find Book on my blog, Facebook and on Kickstarter, and now the... Read more
VOTE ON THE BOOK COVER!
After putting in over 100 hours of drawing and coloring and editing monsters, I've finally wrapped up the interior artwork for Rumpus on the Run: A Monster Look-n-Find Book!... Read more
IMPORTANT: NOTE TO ALL $100 BACKERS
This update is for the 10 of you backing at the $100 level.
I Need Your Photos in Order to Hide You in the Book
The artwork for the book... Read more
WHAT DO YOU WANT?
I'm still working on the artwork for the book, going through everyone's monster drawing submissions (spoiler: they are AMAZING!), and hiding the $100 backers in the book, but I still... Read more
LAST CALL FOR MONSTERS!
For those of you that would like to draw a monster of your own to be included in the community look-n-find, today is the last day to submit. Send your... Read more
FREE COMICS / WHY I'M SAD
ENTERING MY BLUE PERIOD
I've just wrapped up the drawing for scene six and I'm feeling a little blue. I've been loving the process of drawing and coloring all these... Read more
Hey, guys: remember that time we raised over $3k to make an awesome look-n-find book? Yeah. That was awesome. Thanks again for your support in making this happen!
5 DOWN,... Read more
The Rumpus has been making his way through the book, stopping briefly at the annual Snowman Parade, and now at the Future Circus!
Here are a couple of teaser images... Read more
I WANT YOUR MONSTERS! (DEADLINE EXTENDED)
Do you know about the Community Look-n-Find project?
Basically, I'm inviting each one of you to draw up a monster of your own and send it to me to be... Read more
1K DRAWINGS & COUNTING
I'm deep in the drawing process and thought I'd mention that I've drawn over 1,000 monsters, goblins, snowmen and more for Rumpus on the Run and I'm not even halfway... Read more
BAD NEWS, GOOD NEWS
Gotcha! There is no bad news--it's all good:
WE'RE ALL GETTING HARDCOVER BOOKS!
Any book worth making is worth making right (right?), so I've decided to combine more of my... Read more
THIS IS REAL
What an intimidating thing, to tell people that you'd like to make a new book but that you need their money and support in order for it to happen. What... Read more
24 HOURS LEFT!
Only 24 hours until our project ends!Be sure to let your family and friends know about the book before the project ends by making The Rumpus your profile pic... Read more
Check it out! Some previews of the Snowman Parade scene from "Rumpus on the Run: A Monster Look-N-Find Book"!
KIND WORDS GO A LONG WAY
And here are some kind... Read more
To celebrate this last week of Rumpus on the Run on Kickstarter, I thought we could try something fun. Pick an avatar that works for you and upload it to your... Read more
POPULAR THIS WEEK
Give yourself a pat on the back: this is the third week in a row that our Monster Look-N-Find has made it to Kickstarter's "Popular This Week" category! That means... Read more
THE SNOWMAN PARADE/NEW REWARDS!
The Snowman Parade has begun! I've spent the last several days drawing, drawing, drawing snowmen (and women), penguins, snow bears, and more. I work full-time as a freelance illustrator and... Read more
WIll YOU DRAW A MONSTER?
Aside from the book, I'll be making a special community look-n-find with YOUR monster drawings! Email your colored monster drawing to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 15, so that I can... Read more
We did it! Last weekend we gained over 100 backers and surpassed our funding goal. Thanks to you, the Monster Look-N-Find book is happening!
$3000 is the... Read more
WE DID IT!!!
100 BACKERS, 100% FUNDED! THIS IS HAPPENING!
This book has been a long time coming, and I've been nervous about launching this project since I first had the idea to... Read more
STRANGE KIDS CLUB LIKES MY MONSTERS!
Can you believe our Monster Look-N-Find book is already 89% funded? You guys are amazing! Other people are starting to pay attention to the book, as well. Here are some... Read more
THANK YOU / SONG
Yesterday was absolutely nuts! We launched the Monster Look-N-Find book on Kickstarter and the response has been nothing less than incredible. Not only have 53 of you picked... Read more