We Chat to Dan Necklen About the Shotgun Shred ‘Til Bed Book.
Kids bike seat supremos Shotgun are releasing a 52-page, hard back book based on their Shred ‘Til Bed drawings released in April. Pete sat down with Shotgun co-founder Dan Necklen to chat how the drawings came about, what the inspiration for the book was and what’s next.
What was the response to your Shred ‘Til Bed drawings? Our Shred Til’ Bed drawings had a fantastic response. We had thousands of parents subscribe to get the MTB animal artwork every day. I think because plenty of parents had kids stuck at home, the illustrations were a welcome distraction during a crazy time. We even heard of one school teacher who issued the drawings to their students as homework during lock-down. We thought that was pretty rad.
When did the idea for a book come about? When we started doing the printable illustrations with Mike, we released that Shred Til’ Bed could be much more than just something for kids to print and colour in. That’s w.... Continue Reading at Wide Open MTB