Papa Balloon & Cactus 3

A project in Reamstown, PA by James Smith

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The comic book that brings the funny is BACK!
Backers: 70
Average Pledge Per Backer: $33

Funded: $2,277 of $2,000
Dates: Sep 21st -> Oct 18th (28 days)
Project By: James Smith
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Latest News

It's the final countdown 🎶

October 14th - via:
This is the last weekend for my Kickstarter campaign! So if there are any last minute add-ons you wish to make, as Elvis says, "it's now or never!" Also, here are three campaigns that I totally believe in! Check out these up and coming arteests!... (Read More)

We done dun it!

October 13th - via:
As of last night, we have achieved our goal! Thanks everyone,I seriously couldn't have done it without you! I was actually pushed over the 100% mark by a veteran of the industry, who's name I will keep to myself out of respect for this person's... (Read More)

The final version of the new comic cover

October 12th - via:
Art by Richard Friend This is it! The new regular edition cover is here! Richard Friend (batman, wonder woman, blasterkid) really killed it in glorious black and white! What do you think??  (Read More)

Major changes!

October 11th - via:
There's about a week left in the There's about a week left in the Papa Balloon and cactus Kickstarter!  And here's some exciting big news! As of yesterday, Richard Friend has been upgraded from pinup artist to cover artist of Papa Balloon and cactus... (Read More)

About a week left!

October 9th - via:
There's about a week left in the Papa Balloon and Cactus Kickstarter! I wanted to take a minute to acknowledge my friend and talented writer Bianca Alu-Marr! I have worked many times from Biancas thoughtful scripts...always imaginative while family... (Read More)

New tier! Check your select!

October 7th - via:
Hey gang! I just wanted to tell you that there us a new rewards tier/add-on... Steve Peters(awakening comics) released a 90 page anthology, featuring an array of elite indy artists incuded!  The anthology is now available here on this... (Read More)

Getting closer to our goal!

October 5th - via:
 We are at 60% of our goal! Thank you to everyone who has been sharing the Kickstarter! The more who learn anout the book, the better! October is the 4 year anniversary of my first stroke, what better way to defy the fates than releasi Check out... (Read More)

Nothing Can Stop The Jellyfish-Monkey!

October 4th - via: check out Nothing Can Stop The Jellyfish-Monkey! By stephen blair! The coloring is insane! Very big fan of his art!  (Read More)

Kickstarter I recommend

October 3rd - via:
Hi yall! I just want to take a sec to post a couple Kickstarter links to books i recommend! First is Jamws Edward Clark's "pissant apocalypse"...theres only 4 days left in his campaign so act fast! James has actually participated in MY current... (Read More)


October 3rd - via:
Detail, gasoline alley by frank king One of my inspirations for papa balloon and cactus is walt wallet. Sometimes I think i draw cactus too in shape, and subconsciously remind myself that walt is really where cactus should be... Ironically papa... (Read More)

In the beginning...

September 27th - via:
In the beginning, I started with an idea I had tried in 2010: a cactus and a balloon and see where it went! Only it flexible....thoughtswas more than 10 years later, and I was more driven, more confident in my characters. I hadn't known it back... (Read More)

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