the Bunny with a Toolbelt Multifunctional Card Deck!

A project in Portland, OR by Hilary Pfeifer

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A high quality, multi-functional playing card deck featuring images of over 50 critters from Bunny with a Toolbelt!
Backers: 415
Average Pledge Per Backer: $36

Funded: $14,742 of $12,345
Dates: May 29th -> Jul 8th (41 days)
Project By: Hilary Pfeifer
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Latest News

tuck box update

July 8th - via:
I know....I know....I said that was the last update, but someone asked a very good question, namely what the other side of the paper tuck box looked like that I haven't showed you yet. I thought this was something I'd really resolve before the... (Read More)

4....3....2....A.....and funded (?!?!)

July 8th - via:
Hey Beautiful People! There's still a few hours left, but I have a hunch that we've got a card deck on the way. Here's the last update I'll do while the campaign is alive, but don't worry--I'll be back to continue to update you as I spend the rest of... (Read More)

I do not knit...I'm just a nitwit.

July 7th - via:
Error noted: please see revised needle positions on that sheep I posted earlier!   (Read More)


July 7th - via:
Hello again beautiful people! Ready for a few more critters? I thought so. The nine of diamonds is the knitting sheep. Since I'm not a knitter myself, I asked my friend Kristin to whip up a little sample for the card image. Thanks Kristin! The eight... (Read More)

52 hours.....tick tick tick.....

July 6th - via:
Hello Beautiful People! I'm back again as we wind down this Kickstarter campaign to introduce you to the court cards, otherwise known as the King, Queen, and Jack of Diamonds. First, we have the triple weiner threat - I will crop out the third weiner... (Read More)

lucky update #13!

July 3rd - via:
Hey Beautiful Person!  A lot of topics to cover in this update, so let's get right to it...... I'm finally ready to show you my version of the Dalecarlian Horse I created for the ten of clubs card, but first a little pre-story: When I was... (Read More)

we are the champions, my (beautiful) friends!

June 30th - via:
Hey there beautiful people!   I want to start by saying a modest YEAH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! WE DID IT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! WOO!!!!!!!!!!!! HOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! If you have no idea what I'm talking about, bear with me now because you're about to... (Read More)

how to stop worrying and learn to love the extras! (with special appearances by Sasquatch, Jackalope and Gargoyle)

June 28th - via:
Hello Beautiful People!!! I'm back to start your weekend off with a few more of the imaginary animals I've been working on for the club cards. You'll see here that my Sasquatch character has moved from being a disco dancer to a basketball... (Read More)

Yeti approved box update!!

June 26th - via:
Hello Beautiful People! I am here with a very important update about the card storage box that will come with the original artwork mounted on top that's part of the $95, $200 and $275 backer reward levels!  I have decided to create a slightly larger... (Read More)

bonus piñata footage!!

June 23rd - via:
Can't believe I linked that other lame piñata video, neglecting my all time favorite piñata video made by my cousin Tripper Dungan. I PROMISE I will always provide you with top notch video links in the future.  Enjoy.  (Read More)

imagination is more important than knowledge

June 23rd - via:
Hello Beautiful People!  I'm soooooooooooo excited to show you what I've been working on this week and, as with the spade birds before, will release the figures for the club cards in three chunks. This section is so much fun, delving into the... (Read More)

Bicycle branding and other technical issues, the 13th bird, studio shots, and another call for your ideas

June 21st - via:
Hello Beautiful People! I'm back with another update on the card deck. As of this writing, I'm exactly at $10k, so it really feels like we're coming down the homestretch in these remaining 17 days. Thanks again to everyone who has passed on my... (Read More)

clubs in progress

June 18th - via:
Hey Beautiful People!  Thank you to everyone who sent feedback and comments on the birds--some great ideas came in and I'll decide by the end of the week who makes the cut! In the meantime, here's some process shots for my next batch of work--the... (Read More)

chirp chirp chirp .... it's the last of the birds! (well, almost)

June 16th - via:
Hello Beautiful People! Happy Father's Day or Bloomsday, or whatever you're celebrating today! I have some images of the rest of the bird flock, except that I decided to remake one of our originally planned characters. That's the magpie, who I'll... (Read More)

the birds...part two

June 13th - via:
Hello again, Beautiful People!  As promised, I'm back to reveal another four of our fine feathered friends from the spade cards.  The 9 of spades will be a crow. I was originally going to have it on a skateboard, but opted instead for this pretty... (Read More)

here come the birds....

June 11th - via:
Hello Beautiful Person! Hurrah! I have finished the birds for the spade cards and am going to show you them all over the course of the week. Please note that I took these photos and plan to have the real deck professionally shot--I'm a fairly decent... (Read More)

the joker cards

June 7th - via:
Hello Beautiful People!!!!!   After the initial frenzy, things have slowed down a bit fundingwise, but I've been working overtime here at Bunny with a Toolbelt headquarters because I know that showing process equals progress, my version of Form... (Read More)

The Bunny with a Toolbelt Deck. Funny, creative and cute playing cards

June 4th - via:
Hilary Pfeifer and Bunny with a Toolbelt are the two sides of the same coin. The former is a craft-influenced sculptor full of experience and talent that creates sculptures and installations in art-galleries and museums while the later is her alter-ego that works on small figurative sculptures that are sometimes functional (nativity sets, wedding cake toppers) made on recycled wood and materials. Based on those small sculptures the artist has decided to create a deck of multifunctional playing cards. (Read More)


June 1st - via:
Hello beautiful person! It's time for my first progress report about the playing card project I have on Kickstarter, which I'm thrilled to be 50% funded after only three days! Thank you to everyone who has helped me reach my goal! I decided to launch... (Read More)

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