Tiny Ninjas: Heroes


A project in Palatine, IL by John Kurman

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Mechanicules are mechanical animals that are very small. I am making large scale models of them in cast bronze and cast glass.
Backers: 31
Average Pledge Per Backer: $87

Funded: $2,686 of $2,000
Dates: May 1st -> May 31st (30 days)
Project By: John Kurman
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May 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Well, and I missed it when the last backer put me over the top last night. It was only when I got home and saw some congratulatory emails on my mobile that I knew we had done it. We. that's the operative word. So, applause. Not for me, but for my... (Read More)

Last Week!

May 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Note: I've been down in SW Florida the past weekend, a trip that has been in the planning for about six months. I got the requisite sun- and alcohol- poisoning out of the way fairly early, and was doing pretty well down there in laid-back parrot-head... (Read More)

Bullseye Casting Glass

May 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Some people have asked me "What's the deal with casting glass?" Why can't I use just regular glass, like bottle glass and cast with that? Why can't I just pick up bottles from the side of the road, and use them for free? Short answer is, bottle... (Read More)

Grinding Out Forms

May 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Everbody!  Have I thanked you backers lately? Here's a big thank you. Consider it a hug, kiss, and brownie. If you don't want a hug and kiss, then, uh, at least you get a brownie out of it, metaphorical though it may be. We are at the halfway... (Read More)

New Reward Structure

May 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
First off, a big Thank You to the backers so far. Get used to being thanked. You are, as the kids today say, awesome. It occurred to me, upon rereading my project description that the "making of bronze creatures is not a problem for me". And if this... (Read More)

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