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Steve Conley Kickstarts his BLOOP Webcomic Graphic Novel

Eisner and Harvey Award nominee, and Eagle Award winner Steve Conley is launching a Kickstarter campaign to help produce the first print collection of his webcomic graphic novel BLOOP

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Win Bloop Original Art! – Bloop Contest for May, 2012

Hi, everyone! The last couple of months have been BIG for our little space monkey.

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Celebrating 10,000 Facebook Fans with Bloop’s Sketchbook

Celebrating 10,000 Facebook Fans with Bloop’s Sketchbook

To celebrate 10,000 “likes” on Facebook, I’ve put together a downloadable sketchbook featuring behind-the-scenes art just for you fans and friends!

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Team Cul de Sac

Here’s a look at my contribution to the Team Cul de Sac fundraising team.

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Building Bloop’s Tree House

Here are the initial sketches for the page where Bloop is building his tree house.

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And now… color!

Here’s a look at the color (so far) for the title page…

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Finished inks for the title page

Here’s the finished title page for the Bloop graphic novel. This is a cleaned-up version of the sketch previously posted here. I’ve also included a few close-ups so you can see how much I overworked this.

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Inky Squid Response

One of the 217 things wrong with having a squid-like entity stuck to your head is the occasional flood of ink.

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Two new sketches

Two warm up sketches from earlier today. I’ve been drawing the villain Pinion a lot more – trying to get him just right. There have been a lot of new faces on Bloop’s Facebook page. Thanks so much for helping spread the word! -Steve

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The Interview Process and The Tentacle Limit

With the last-minute addition of a squid to the villain’s head, we had reached our Tentacle Limit. Our more literate readers will recognize the Tentacle Limit as the standard first established by Jane Austen in Sense and Sensibility, early drafts of which had tentacles everywhere.

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