Thanks for the visit. I'm Jacob Halton, an illustrator and digital product designer. I make things for people to read, enjoy, and use.

My studio is Volatile.

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Boké Expressway

Bright colors can lead you to a dark place. This is my comic about night clubs, cars, drugs, and losing your mind.


Comic Page Samples

Short stories and comic pitches.


Our Fair City

Cover art and comic pages to pair with a cyberpunk podcast done in old radio style.


The Chicago Reader: Comics Issue

Bad spelling really iritates me, so I made a comic about it. It was published in The Chicago Reader.


Design for Comics

I love comics and believe they're worth being designed well.


The Future Beats Show

Blast off for the smoothest beats from West London to the ends of the Universe.


Ad Age: Young Creatives Entry

Where do you get your best ideas? I know where I get mine. And I know where they usually end up, too!

View Wedding Invites

My love of folding paper got a wedding invitation for my friends featured on For Print Only.

I send updates to shows I’m doing, new releases, and a ridiculous x-mas card comic via email, you should sign up for it!

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Check out past x-mas cards to see what you’re in for:

2011 - Wreath Monster

2012 - The Tallest Tree

2013 - Thanksgiving's Revenge

2014 - Matroska