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Comic Strips are BACK!

I’m very happy to announce, starting today we’ve launched our new weekly comic strips.  They can be seen on our blogger and Instagram accounts every Sunday.  Each strip features Stanley, Natasha and friends in new adventures.  Coming up in just a couple of weeks, along with the Stanley Squirrel comic strips, we’re also launching our […]

“Out Of Reality” Exhibit

We’re ringing in Summer with a BLAST of bright colors and art!!  June 22-23, I’m very honored to announce we’re setting up our NEW pop up cartoon art gallery “Out Of Reality” at Avant Cycle Cafe in downtown Lake Geneva WI. (the loft).  We’re taking over the entire floor. Why does Avant Cycle Cafe sound […]

eGift Cards are HERE!

2019 is all about “the first times” and moving forward.  Today, we’ve started offering in our web store: BalkeStudiosArt.com, our first eGift cards.  You choose the amount you’d like to put on the card and you choose the design of the card.  Oh, and NO SHIPPING required! What makes these cards even more awesome (besides […]

Coloring With JEFF is BACK!

After having a little time off, I’m very happy to announce that the new episodes Coloring With Jeff LIVE! are BACK on our Facebook page, Wednesdays starting at 7pm (central).  I’m introducing new b/w pieces which have never been hand colored before featuring some of our NEW characters. Coloring With Jeff LIVE! is exactly what […]

Making Some Room

2019 is in full swing and it’s time to start making some room.  Meaning, we have a sale going on! We’re starting to cut down on all the prints we offer.  Oh, don’t get me wrong, we’re still going to offer some.  Just not as many sizes.  So starting with our 11×17 prints, those are […]

Exhibit in Review

First of all, THANK YOU to everyone who came out to our first cartoon art gallery exhibit this past weekend in downtown Lake Geneva. It was a success. Everyone seemed to enjoy the exhibit and atmosphere. Well common, it was above a coffee house. What’s not to like (hehe)? Feb 1-3rd marked out very first […]

Cartoon Art Gallery

I’m honored to announce, for the first time ever, we’re hosting our very first Cartoon Art Gallery Feb 1-3. This event is to give you a little glimpse of the “behind the scenes” of how we put together an animation and some of the original art and backgrounds we use to do it. Most animation […]

Out with the Old and in with the AWESOMENESS!

2019 is just around the corner, and things are getting REALLY exciting!  Of course we have to survive New Years Eve first.  But right after, everything get’s kicked into high gear here at the studios.  Not only do we have a great schedule coming up for conventions, but in Feb, we kick off our “tour” […]

Gearing up for 2019

This past weekend was our final convention for 2018.  Now it’s time to get things ready and going for 2019.  Next year we’re stepping over the boundaries of our comfort zone and going all in, doing then asking questions later.  That may sound kind of odd, but sometimes you need to do the scary things […]


Popsockets are the most popular gadget for your phone.  They make it easier to hold (taking the pressure off your wrist) while talking on it, texting, video chatting or even propping it up so you can watch videos. They work for all phones and you can switch them out easily to showcase your favorite characters.  […]