Preview Of Awakenings Act Two A Kickstarter Comic Book

Awakenings Act Two - A Teddy Bear Adventure Comic Book On KickstarterThe Awakenings Act Two Kickstarter is still active and with nine days left and only 31% funded at the time of typing this we still need backers to help us over the finishing line. This is a comic book adventure about Teddy Bears v Monsters written by Nick Davis and drawn by Veronica Smith, and after the jump we have a huge SIX page preview for you!

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Drawing Outside Your Comfortzone – Working With Sculpey

Sculpey Tools For Project WeekendThis weekend I decided to do something I have not done for over fifteen years, I stepped completely out of my comfortzone and picked up sculpey (and tools) to undertake a sculpt of my main Cuddly Defenders character Tristan the Teddy Bear. Project Weekend had begun.

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Introducing Dee & Duo Your New Teddyverse Heroes

Dee & Duo - A Child And Her Teddy Bear Heroes Go To BedIntroducing to you Dee & Duo, new Teddy Bear Verse heroes that are coming to the Teddy Bear Tales series very, very soon. Dee of course is the precocious young girl, super-smart and an insatiable urge to explore, Duo is her long-suffering Teddy Bear who is forever trying to keep her out of trouble. Continue reading

Scaling The Dream: A Plan For Future Storytelling

Here We Are At The End Of The BeginningOver the last five years I have seen my website AltWorld Studios grow and change, along the way I set lofty targets of getting multiple books published, and pretty much failed to met each and every one of them. Thankfully I’ve been very lucky that I have been supported in my indie publishing goal by my family. And a lot of the technical skills needed in publishing, such as web design, graphic design, illustration and the ability to write, are skills I have on various levels of competence. It is time though, to scale back and focus my efforts. Continue reading

Drawing Outside Your Comfortzone – With A Mini-Season Of Unconditional Hugs

Unconditional Hugs - A Teddy Bear And His Boy Adventure Cartoon StripIf you’ve been following along with my ‘Drawing Outside Your Comfortzone‘ articles you would know I’ve been transitioning to Digital Drawing. Over the Christmas period that became a full transition as I was given the opportunity to work with the Apple App – Procreate, with the tools to get the most out of this surprising powerful piece of software. Continue reading