Time off for some….

If you read today’s “Jetpack Jr.” at GoComics, then you know “Jetpack” will be on vacation for a month or …

Not Fade Away

 I’ll be 56 in May. I try not to focus on that, but it does rear its (bald) head now …

comics in color

I spend a lot of time coloring Jetpack Jr. There was a time when cartoonists didn’t worry so much about …

Stops and Starts

I just finished David Levy’s “Animation Development: From Pitch to Production“. This book is helpful on many levels, not merely …

"Jetpack Jr." returns October 1st!

“Jetpack Jr.” is back! October 1st new material begins appearing again at GoComics.com.   Lots of surprises in store–I won’t let …

My Dad

Today would’ve been my father’s 81st birthday. The following is for him, with love.   William Leonard Grogan Sept. 17, …

Behind the Scenes: Process!

My friend Kevin Mutch often posts interesting gifs, displaying his process. I thought I’d follow suit and show a little …

Kirby, GIFS, and stuff

Hey! Didja hear? There’s a blockbuster retrospective of the King of Comics coming your way late this summer!  That’s right–a …

GIF Crazy!

Here are two new GIF’s of Jetpack Jr. comics! Be sure to check out the Jetpack Jr. channel on GIPHY.com! …

Too Long Away!

Wow-it’s been awhile since my last post. I’ve been trying to catch up on Jetpack Jr.-trying to give myself a …

"Stripped"

  So, I watched the comic strip documentary, “Stripped” on Netflix last night. It wasn’t my first viewing; I’d seen …

Behind the Curtain

I’ve always found an artist’s process interesting; several years ago there was a great book out on various cartoonists called …

Stingray

  Deb and I just picked up Gerry Anderson’s “Stingray”. If you love Gerry Anderson’s “Thunderbirds” but don’t know “Stingray, …

UPA

I’ve been watching a lot of the original UPA cartoons lately–over and over again. It’s driving my wife bananas. (You …

This Blog

Okay–so this blog is all things “Jetpack Jr.”–and will feature whatever little bits of backstage info on the comic strip …

New Beginnings

Jetpack Jr. ©GeoffGrogan  Let’s face it, the title sucked. More than one person told me “Plastic Babyheads from Outer Space”  …