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Papa Balloon And Cactus full Color Christmas Special

A project in Reamstown, PA by James Smith

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A full color Christmas special, featuring Papa Balloon, Cactus, Froggo, Santa Claus, and surprise guests!
Backers: 75
Average Pledge Per Backer: $29

Funded: $2,182 of $2,000
Dates: Nov 5th -> Dec 11th (37 days)
Project By: James Smith
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Latest News

3 days to go!

December 8th - via:
96% so close! It has been quite the marathon,  but we are so close to crossing the finish line! Thanks to everyone who has donated, this went from dead in the water to dead CLOSE! and thanks to everyone who shared my campaign, a big part of the... (Read More)

5 days left!

December 5th - via:
We are winding down this week! 21 pages have been drawn, only 3 more to draw! We have 300 bucks to go,and only 5 days to make it! Fingers crossed! If you haven't backed it yet, now is the time!  The origin of the red hat will be revealed! There have... (Read More)

New add-ons available!

November 27th - via:
Hey yall! Here's hoping you had a swell Thanksgiving! My family had a good time, despite burning the Hawaiian rolls...doh! Otherwise everything was delicious!  Incidentally, I just added some add-ons to the kickstarter campaign! If you missed the... (Read More)

Countdown to Christmas!

November 25th - via:
Well, Thanksgiving is over,  next stop Christmas! So I figured I'd give you all a bit of plot.  In 1984, we celebrated the very first Christmas!  Before that, Halloween was held December 25th,and was run from transylvania, by ild Saint dracula,... (Read More)

Happy Thanksgiving! Plus update

November 24th - via:
Hi all! I wanted to say happy Thanksgiving to you and your family! I am thankful for all of you who have supported my quirky sense of humor and my books!  I'm also thankful to the contributions from all the indy artists who have stepped up to... (Read More)

New contributor!

November 21st - via:
I'm Wip by Richard Friend!  happy to report that legendary artist Richard Friend, after an epic comic collaboration with Joe satriani, has chosen this humbe little kickstarter for his next contribution! That's right! Richard is hard at work on an... (Read More)

New tiers added! Plus add-ons!

November 18th - via:
Cast of characters! Hi everyone! We are slowly climbing to our goal! We have crossed the 25% mark with 3 weeks to go! To celebrate, I've added some tiers and add-ons! The first tier is a copy of the new book, plus an original full color illustration... (Read More)


November 14th - via:
Cover and logo by Sam j Royale! The other night, cover artist Sam j Royale and I were discussing the cover of the Christmas special, how it was progressing, what color the logo would be, etc. I had my music player on shuffle, and out of the blue, I... (Read More)

The Christmas story

November 12th - via:

Today's special!

November 7th - via:
Today I worked on plotting and lettering the first 3 pages...the following is the 2nd page, just generally plotted...but page 3 has a tons of spoilers!  Wip, not the final art Tonight, Roman Rathert and I will be on twitch doing a live chat,... (Read More)

Kickstart My Art!

November 6th - via:
Less than 24 hours since our launch and we're already at 13% of our goal! Thanks gang! 😊  I'm hardcat work on the followup, and have a third issue semi drawn too! Neither one is complete but it's definitely a head start! One of the upcoming pages... (Read More)

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