Who is Shelly?When Someone You Love DiesMeet the Girls

Who is Shelly?

Learn about our hero

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When Someone You Love Dies

The first issue of Shelly revolves around a girl's grief

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Meet the Girls

Find out more about Shelly's friends

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About Shelly

Shelly was created in the early 90s and was put away for many years. She was a mechanism to cope with a difficult childhood and helped me, the creator, get through my preteen years. I decided to revive her: create a realistic young adult comic character that young people can relate to. Shelly is a 13 year old girl […]

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Shelly #1

What do you do when someone you love dies? Shelly #1 is the first comic in a series of books for young adult girls. The first issue revolves around the main character, Shelly, and the way she deals with the grief after losing a close friend to leukemia. She drifts in and out of reality, living […]

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The Gallery

This is a collection of both concept and thumbnail art, as well as pinups of Shelly and her friends. I hope you enjoy what I have to offer.  If anyone decides to draw and submit Shelly art, I’ll add it to the “Guest Art” section. Art by Stephany Lein   Guest Art   Thumbnailed Pages

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Share Your Story

This isn’t just a contact form; it’s a way to reach out. It’s a way to offer your ideas and suggestions and to help shape the future of this comic.  If you are a girl who relates to this story and want to anonymously share your ideas and experiences, please feel free to contact me.  All […]

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Latest Posts

Kickstarter is Live

August 23, 2017 | No Comments

Hi everyone! Not only is the Kickstarter live, it’s also been selected as a “Project We Love” featured campaign! Please visit the “Kickstarter” link on this page to get to the campaign!

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Halfway point!

June 30, 2017 | No Comments

Shelly has reached the halfway point of completion! I am well on my way to getting it done in time for the launch in August. In the meantime, I’ll get working on the Kickstarter campaign. No matter what happens, I’ll be printing this book. Your help in the Kickstarter just helps me offset the cost of this very important […]

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The Shelly Cover!

May 16, 2017 | No Comments

It’s time or some news! I have finished the penciling process of creating the comic and have begun inking and colouring it. Pages 1 and 2 are complete and so is the cover. Here is a sneak peek at the cover of the book! Thanks again for your continued support!

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April 17, 2017 | No Comments

Welcome to the official Shelly website. I am still in the process of getting everything up on the site, so please have patience as I sort things out and post them. I will be posting convention schedules, Kickstarter information, and places to find the comic once it’s released. I will have a gallery up soon […]

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