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OilCan Drive Volume 1 (Comic Book and Music Album)

A project in Boulder, CO by Sean Tiffany

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OilCan Drive is a multimedia story that mixes comics, art, and music. It's a post-apocalyptic Western with a rock and roll soundtrack.
Backers: 70
Average Pledge Per Backer: $64

Funded: $4,469 of $10,000
Dates: Oct 31st -> Dec 3rd (34 days)
Project By: Sean Tiffany
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Latest News

24 Hours Left To Go

December 2nd - via:
There are only 24 hours left to go in OilCan Drive's first ever Kickstarter Campaign! While meeting the goal seems like an extreme long shot at this point I am still busy working away trying to get some 'thank you' gifts done for everyone who has... (Read More)

T-Shirt Designs, Videos, and Shout Outs!

November 25th - via:
So, with seven days and $6,500 left to go in this little Kickstarter experiment I have a feeling we're going to fall a lot short of what is needed to get this project off the ground. But, it's not like I ever let a little thing like money stop me... (Read More)

Kickstarter Spotlight: Oilcan Drive

November 19th - via:
Face front troops! I’d like to take a quick opportunity to draw your attention to a Kickstarter for a fellow webcomic that I enjoy: OilCan Drive. Shawn and I had the pleasure of participating on a webcomic panel at Denver Comic Con this year, and one of the other panelists was Sean Tiffany, the creator of OilCan Drive. After the con, I looked up his comic and was really impressed. I think you’ll be impressed too. (Read More)

OilCan Drive Poster and T-Shirt Ideas

November 18th - via:
I've been coming up with a few ideas for the OilCan Drive screen printed poster and new t-shirt and I thought it was about time I showed you all what I was up to. Most of the art I do starts in sketch books as nothing more than simple fleshed out... (Read More)

OilCan Drive, Track One, Page 28

November 15th - via:
"It's my Ex-Girlfriend!"It's never good to see your ex-girlfriend as part of a traveling freak show...we'll have to see where it goes from here! Have a great weekend! My new ideas for... (Read More)

Original Art

November 10th - via:
I've been asked about the original art of OilCan Drive a few times this last week. The majority of the black and white line art I do, whether it's for myself, OilCan Drive, or for a client, is done by hand. I know a lot of art these days is done... (Read More)

OilCan Drive, Track One, Page 27

November 8th - via:
 "Lily, the Princess of the Wastlelands!" Lily finally makes her on page debut in this week's web-comic from OilCan Drive. Now this is where things finally start to get interesting! (Read More)

Promo Packs and Why I Might Owe Bob Dylan Money!

November 6th - via:
 Tonight I did something I've been meaning to do since I debuted OilCan Drive at the 2013 Denver Comic Con last summer. I sent out promotional packages to Gibson Guitars, Fender Guitars, Tech21 NYC (the company who makes the stomp pedals I used to... (Read More)

A Few New Friends

November 3rd - via:
Hey everybody, Thank you so much for believing in OilCan Drive and supporting the campaign. There's a long way to go but I know with your help we'll reach the finish line. As a sign of my appreciation, I've set up a chance to win a free "Hardcore... (Read More)

Ryan and Vincent

November 2nd - via:
Ryan Burke Vincent Spicer  Here are a few new illustrations I did of two members of the band. Ryan Burke is an ex-hockey player who made his way into the wastelands to avoid the military draft. He is the lead singer and guitar player in OilCan... (Read More)

OilCan Drive, Track One, Page 26

November 1st - via:
This is the whole reason we're here! To show off some cool comics and the characters who inhabit them. In this week's newest OilCan Drive web-comic meet Krazz, The Siphon, and Rack and Pinion, all stars in Brick's "Wild Wonders of the Waste!"... (Read More)

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