Touching base with backers of our past projects—and how to stay in the loop in regards to our current books and videos!
We just wanted to send a quick note out to backers of our previous campaigns with info on how to follow us in 2019 and beyond!
We'll be doing away... Read more
Brand new on Kickstarter: P. Craig Russell's Jungle Book & Other Stories Fine Art Edition!
Each page in the 12"X17" Jungle Book & Other StoriesFine Art Edition is scanned from the original art wherever possible. Additionally, while appearing to be in black and... Read more
ALL-NEW: YOU can color the art of P. Craig Russell!
Check out the P. Craig Russell Adult Coloring Book at Kickstarter! http://kck.st/2bcPCQ5
ALL-NEW! P. Craig Russell's Guide to Graphic Storytelling (Elric Edition) (Signed & Numbered DVD)
THIS SPECIAL EDITION DVD IS LIMITED TO ONLY 99 COPIES!
EACH CONTAINS AN ILLUSTRATED INSERT THAT COMES PERSONALLY SIGNED & NUMBERED BY ARTIST P. CRAIG RUSSELL!
Master artist P.... Read more
All-New Lessons, More Beautiful Art
This special edition DVD is limited to only 99 copies—and each contains an illustrated insert that is personally signed & numbered by artist P. Craig Russell: https://igg.me/p/1795893/twtr/718844
An ALL-NEW P. Craig Russell Graphic Storytelling video featuring lessons from "The Dreaming City" and "While the Gods Laugh"
Learn the story behind P. Craig Russell's "While the Gods Laugh Restoration Campaign" and help us meet our goal: http://igg.me/at/wtgl/718844
Announcing: The P. Craig Russell Sketchbook Archives!
A 250+ page hardcover book featuring the crème de la crème of drawings from acclaimed illustrator P. Craig Russell's personal sketchbooks.
Watch our campaign video and check out our amazing... Read more
Final Update On This Multi-Year Educational Project
When we launched our first Kickstarter campaign for P. Craig Russell's Guide to Graphic Storytelling Volume 1, we couldn't have imagined that the project would grow to encompass five... Read more
It started with Volume 1, now we're wrapping up the series with a bang!
Thanks to our amazing Kickstarter backers, we have successfully funded four volumes of P. Craig Russell's Guide to Graphic Storytelling!
All previous volumes are currently available at artofpcraigrussell.com.
We are... Read more
The End Is Near
Just hours remaining to pledge for Guide to Graphic Storytelling Vol. 4 DVDs, digital downloads, signed prints and more: http://kck.st/17Z1MG2
10 Days Remaining To Pledge For Our Latest Volume
In addition to the DVD or video, you can also pledge for this stunning P. Craig Russell Graveyard Book fine art Giclée print!
All fine art Giclée prints will have... Read more
P. Craig Russell's Guide to Graphic Storytelling Vol. 4
Our Guide to Graphic Storytelling Vol. 4 Kickstarter is now live! Vol. 4 will feature lessons from THE GRAVEYARD BOOK graphic novel, but it can't happen without your support.
Rewards... Read more
P. Craig Russell's Guide to Graphic Storytelling Volume 3
The campaign for P. Craig Russell's Guide to Graphic Storytelling Volume 3is still underway! Rewards include the Volume 3 DVD, and all-new Study Guide, the signed Pelleas Redux poster,... Read more
P. Craig Russell's Guide to Graphic Storytelling Volume 3
Our Kickstarter campaign for Volume 3 is now live! Pledge rewards include the all-new Volume 3 DVD, a new, signed Study Guide, two special signed posters as well as two... Read more
Now Available: The GTGS Podcast
If you're using Apple's new Podcasts app for iPhone and iPad, you can now access the free GTGS Series 1 videos from directly within the app's catalog of podcasts. Just... Read more
All Physical Rewards Have Shipped
To our foreign friends, please allow 1-2 weeks for delivery. To everyone, thank you for making this project happen—we truly could not have done it without your support!
We hope... Read more
We Have Physical Media! (Part 3)
All physical rewards will start shipping on Wednesday. ; )
To all backers who are receiving a physical reward: We sent out a rewards survey over the weekend to get... Read more
Waiting for the (UPS) Man
UPS tracking is showing that the Graphic Storytelling DVDs will be here mid-week! If so, well do our best to get them out in the mail by the end of... Read more
We Have Physical Media!
Proof for the Graphic Storytelling DVD—Wayne will be putting an order in for all of the discs tomorrow. Backers, please take a bow because you made this project possible!
We'll... Read more
DVDs and Downloads
The GTGS Series 1 DVD proof has been manufactured and shipped--we expect to have it by the middle of next week. If it's A-OK, we'll then be placing an order... Read more
Signing Salome Giclée Prints
P. Craig Russell signs a Salome fine art Giclée print, which is included with all pledge rewards of $250 or more.
We'll be sending out a message soon to collect... Read more
GTGS Study Guide Cover Page
Here's the cover page to the "study guide" which has 11 by 17" reproductions of the original b&w pages used in the Graphic Storytelling lesson videos. The Study Guide is... Read more
Seven Influential Comics
While we're waiting for our DVD proof to come back, here's a look at frame grabs from an "Interlude" that's exclusive to the Graphic Storytelling DVD.
In an 18 minute... Read more
And we have a cover . . .
Sending the DVD out for proofing. Once the proof comes back okay, then we'll put in an order for all of the discs. ; )
Sneak Peek At Our Opening Titles
This is the opening for the Graphic Storytelling DVD—it will also run at the beginning of each individual lesson video in regards to the web series.
This preview should especially... Read more
Adapting The Graveyard Book
P. Craig Russell recently attended MoCCA Fest in New York City, where he was the Guest of Honor. Afterwards, he spent a couple of days in the New York City... Read more
It's Snowing in April . . .
. . . here in Ohio!
That might not be such a bad thing, because it's keeping us inside, hard at work on this project. The lesson videos are almost completed... Read more
A Post-Campaign Thank You
We made it—thanks to your support, this project has been successfully funded!
Stay tuned for updates, photos from the shoots and more. Craig is even going to try to create... Read more
The LAST Last Call For Pledges
Kickstarter is showing that we have still 35 minutes to go—we're $328 shy of the $10,000 mark, so please keep spreading the word!
Last Call For Pledges
We've got just 1 hour to go--please consider "Liking" and/or "Sharing" this link to help spread the word on Facebook and Twitter!
"I'm not afraid of death . . . "
. . . I just don't want to be there when it happens." - Woody Allen
With 2 hours to go, we still have several large rewards available, including EXECUTIVE PRODUCER... Read more
The End Is Near (In A Good Way)
We purposefully set our original goal at a verylow amount to ensure that we could at least get the ball rolling on this project . . . and thanks... Read more
A Brief Q&A With P. Craig Russell
With just a few days left in our Kickstarter campaign, I asked Craig to answer a few questions about teaching in real life . . . and in front the... Read more
Lesson Teaser - Murder Mysteries 6
The final page from "Murder Mysteries" that will be used in the lesson videos.
Lesson Teaser - Murder Mysteries 5
Another page from "Murder Mysteries" that will be used in the lesson videos (we're close to having our final selection of pages). There are 12 days left in this campaign,... Read more
Lesson Teaser - Murder Mysteries 4
Another page from "Murder Mysteries" that will be used in the lesson videos.
Lesson Teaser - The Birthday of the Infanta 3
A third page from "The Birthday of the Infanta" that will be used in the lesson videos.
We've had some great suggestions for DVD extras (Craig working on an illustration... Read more
Lesson Teaser - The Birthday of the Infanta 2
Another page from "The Birthday of the Infanta" that will be used in the lesson videos:
Lesson Teaser - The Birthday of the Infanta 1
Craig is still selecting pages that will be used in the lesson videos—these are from his comic book adaptation of Oscar Wilde's The Birthday of the Infanta.
Lesson Teaser - Salome
More art that will be used in the video lessons—this is the opening page of P. Craig Russell's comic book adaptation of Salome. It will be used in a lesson... Read more
Lesson Teaser - Pelléas and Mélisande
Here's the page that was examined in our Kickstarter "pilot" video. The lesson will be repeated when we reshoot, but we're going to output the 11" by 17" pages in... Read more
Lesson Teaser - Murder Mysteries 3
Selecting pages that will be used in the lessons. More--and more to come--from the graphic novel adaptation of Neil Gaiman's Murder Mysteries.
Lesson Teaser - Murder Mysteries 1
We've made our bare minimum amount, but we still need pledges. All funds raised will go into the production of the lesson videos, the framing videos for the DVD, DVD... Read more
Lesson Teaser - Pages From The Ring Of The Nibelung: Siegfried
Lesson videos will also feature pages from P. Craig Russell's comic-book adaptation of The Ring of the Nibelung.
Lesson Teaser - Pages From The Sandman #50
Pages from Sandman #50 will be featured in one of the Graphic Storytelling lessons—specifically in regards to composition and the introduction and use of props.
Upgrading Pledge Amounts
Regarding our previous update about the Salome print: Kickstarter doesn't allow multiple pledges, so if you've already pledged and would like to "upgrade" your pledge level to receive the print,... Read more
SALOME Fine Art Giclée Print
Backers who pledge $250 or more will also receive this SALOME Fine Art Giclée Print, which comes personally signed by P. Craig Russell. The print's image area is approximately 20″ high... Read more