Dillon Naylor and I were going to launch the Kickstarter campaign for his new book Batrisha and the Creepy Caretaker on Halloween. Without going into the details of it, the launch took place a few days early and has already racked up half the proposed funds. Here's a place where you can learn more about it: Click here. I'd write a bit more about it, except I have a Doctor's appointment tomorrow ... before my afternoon shift. Let me just be brief. I am excited about this project, and Dillon has been one of the easiest creatives to work with.
...acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community. We pay our respect to elders past, present, and emerging, and extend that respect to all First Australian peoples.
Over the past decade (2011 - 2020) Nat has self-published ten comic-related books and was Publisher-Editor of Oi Oi Oi! - the last nationally-distributed comic book of original comics stories to appear on Australian newsstands. He edited Inkspot, the journal of the Australian Cartoonists Association for 14 issues from late 2015 to 2019 and is a current member of the ACA's Committee. In his spare time, he is a husband, a father (to six) and grandfather (to fourteen), and works in the Psychiatric Emergency Centre in Queensland's largest public hospital.
Comicoz is Nat Karmichael's publishing imprint. Nat is committed to preserving a permanent collection of Australian comic and comic strips. He feels that there is a need to recognise comics' contribution to and depiction of Australian culture.