The campaign was successful! NOW, to try and pull everything together...
STATUS OF THE THINGS.
Books: Proof checked and being printed.
Art Prints: With the printer, being printered.
Shirts: Screen printing in production at the screen printers.
Everything is on track for the launch next weekend!
Those that are coming to the launch party will be picking up their copies of the books. These will be the first people to get their hands on the finished first pressing (other than myself & Caitlin). I can't wait. This time next week? I'll be getting myself ready to head in and set up everything. So damn excited. Then we have not one, but TWO Sup
We're currently running a drawing competition to coincide with the Pozible campaign (pozible.com/spacepyrates). The winner will get, among other things, their piece printed in book itself. All you have to do is draw a picture based on something from or Space Pyrates related. Even space pirate related.
Here's an example of what I mean:
Check out the comic at the website: http://spacepyrates.com/comic
You have the WHOLE month of February to do something. GO! GO! GO!
Remember to pledge and help the book get printed here: pozible.com/spacepyrates Cheers!!!
For those of you that follow me on here (and actually read the journals I put up!) I've got a thing I'd like your help with.
We're trying to raise some funds so we can print our very first collected graphic novel. Check out the campaign below:
Space Pyrates on Pozible
Needless to say, your help will be GREATLY appreciated. You have no idea how much. It's not something we could really do on our own. And it's not like you are getting nothing for helping. You'll basically be pre-ordering the book and purchasing art prints, shirts, commissions, all that kind of stuff. Check out all the rewards and see what suits you best if you want to help ou
I'm going to give this a shot for an hour or two and see if it helps me work any faster. Drop by to say hi or to see my process. Feel free to ask questions if you have any!
There will probably be spoilers for upcoming pages of Space Pyrates http://spacepyrates.com/comic You have been warned.
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Brisbane Supanova went extremely well. Thank you to everyone who came and saw us. Extra special thanks to those who bought something or had us do some commissions. I'm still reeling from the whole experience. It was by far the best convention we've ever done. Even though the location wasn't the greatest (still wondering why the organisers don't just swap to the exhibition centre). AND we got pooped on by pigeons! Not once, or twice, but THREE times! Well, not us, but our table! Apparently it's supposed to bring good luck or something.
Brisbane people who frequent the Ekka (or Royal Show, whatevs) know that the cows and chickens are kept in s