Phantasmagoricals cover art



1. having a fantastic or deceptive appearance, as something in a dream or created by the imagination.
2. having the appearance of an optical illusion, especially one produced by a magic lantern.
3. changing or shifting, as a scene made up of many elements.

Part of this what was meant to be self-published and distributed comic. Another was a personal penciling speed test – I highly recommend having a story beforehand attempting any number of pages!

Years later I would finish the story line, as well as add story line to both beginning and end.

Perhaps you can spot the differences.

written, illustrated and characters © Chad Montgomery/Chad’s Universe