Panacean Reveal + Malta Comic Con!

The secret’s out! Well, it was revealed over a week ago on The Cool Bean’s Facebook page, but here we go again. I’ve been working closely with Oddlight Comics over the past few months on their first flagship comic, Panacean. Read More …

Happy New Year, and Lecturing at Pulse College

Here’s hoping we all started 2017 on a high note – what are your ambitions for the new year? If you adore comics and want to create them as a (small, self published, soulfully enriching) living, I’m delighted to announce Read More …

Conventions, Patreon, Kickstarter, and more!

HELLO EVERYONE, I AM BACK. NYCC happened, Octocon happened, and the final Eirtakon happened. This month has been a whirlwind of activity. NYCC (and indeed, the city itself) was immense, awesome and stimulating. I got a signed sketchbook from Kim Read More …

My sketchbook is for sale!

  Much of the art I’d been making during the past couple of months made it into my sketchbook, one I’d been keeping since April. It contains a mad mix of styles, mediums, designs and characters. I’ve made scans of almost Read More …

New year, new art, new online store!

Hello folks! I really should be updating The Cool Bean more often… anyhoo, I come bearing news! Kitteenies sold out at both Akumakon and Kaizokucon, which makes for a very positive outlook for the little comic that started as an Read More …