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Chad in Amsterdam

A project in Amsterdam, Netherlands by Chad Bilyeu

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The autobiographical comic adventures of an atypical American who somehow ended up in Amsterdam.
Backers: 62
Average Pledge Per Backer: €33

Funded: €2,073 of €500
Dates: Aug 8th -> Sep 7th (30 days)
Project By: Chad Bilyeu
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Latest News

Diametric Opposites

September 5th - via:
The most common question I get concerning the comic book is, ”Why black & white?” My initial response is usually, ”Why not?” I am not certain what folks have against B&W art, but I personally love it. Often times in comics I prefer... (Read More)

Featured in #3… my fishmongers!!!

August 30th - via:
Many of the people in my comic are actual folks who walk the streets of Amsterdam. This comic is not all about me. Part of the magic is Amsterdam and the people in it. The Gary Dumm illustrated comic, ”De Vier Visspecialisten”, features two guys... (Read More)

Thanks + pencils and ink...

August 27th - via:
The campaign is going great thanks to you all. I'd like to sincerely thank everyone who contributed. All of this will assist in issue 4 (November 2019) coming to fruition.  I won't beleaguer you all, but I will leave you with a bit more process. How... (Read More)

Issue 2 cover artist – Lera Ryazanceva

August 15th - via:
For my second cover, I wanted something that would contrast with Kim DeMåne's colorful first issue cover. Whilst perusing art and IG models on Instagram, I came across a rendering of city in a style that was very precise yet very novel and unique. I... (Read More)

Issue 1 cover artist – Kim DeMåne

August 12th - via:
So... I am actually friends with some of the artists who illustrate my comic. One of my favorite people ever is the guy who illustrated the cover to my first issue, my dude Kim DeMåne aka Delicious Brains. I met Kim the first year I moved to... (Read More)

The mark is met...

August 9th - via:
So... Funded in less than a day! Whoa! I'd like to thank everyone who backed, shared, or liked this project. 29 days to go! At least the pressure is off now. I promised to share some things with you all. I'll begin with my logo. I was unsure how to... (Read More)

And we are off...

August 8th - via:
So, I just launched. Nice reaction thus far. I really appreciate all the initial backers, shares, and likes. 29 days to go! I'll be updating with art and other factoids that will be of interest to the backers. I won't overload you all. I know how too... (Read More)

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