As evidenced by the latest page, I have a tendency to get involved in drawing background detail. I hope it induces a pleasing effect on the casual reader. This is one of those pages where nothing "happens", but gently buffers events in the story so they don't collide and increase the confusion. Patience, intrepid observers!
From the feedback I've gotten, the general attitude is that Ectopiary doesn't update frequently enough. The day that I can quit my day-job and devote all my time to the comic cannot come soon enough for me. Perhaps if someone would donate $15,000 I could take a year off and accelerate my output?
Until then, here is another poster I drew for a silent movie/live music event: