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Cautionary Fables and Fairy Tales: Africa Edition

A project in Portland, OR by Kel McDonald

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A 200 page black and white collection of African Folktales Comics!
Backers: 1107
Average Pledge Per Backer: $26

Funded: $29,021 of $20,000
Dates: Nov 12th -> Jan 10th (60 days)
Project By: Kel McDonald
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Latest News

SDCC: Failure is the Best Teacher in the World of Comic Book Crowdfunding

July 31st - via:
Crowdfunding is based on trust, and most of the time it works. The  (Read More)


January 8th - via:
HEY ALL! WE HAVE HIT 25K! SO YOU CAN NOW GET COMMISSIONS FROM MARY CAGLE! She is doing 5 character commissions for people! They cost 150. You get a character but no background. Nothing overtly sexual.  You can see a lot of her art on her... (Read More)

Final Stretch!

January 7th - via:
Hey everyone! We've made goal and are super close to our first stretch goal! Help spread the word in these last few days! It would be super awesome to get to 25k! Thank you all for your support thus far! You have been fantastic!  (Read More)


December 30th - via:
And we got our last addition to Cautionary Fables and Fairytales: Africa Edition! Sloane Leong is depicting the tale Chief 5 Heads!  (Read More)

New Special Backer Lever for Shazzbaa

December 16th - via:
We would like to announce you can now grab the originals from Shazzbaa's story Gratitude. Unlike the other artists selling originals you get two pieces of art here. You will get one page with her pencils and one page with her inks!! So you an see the... (Read More)

New Artists are Joining the Book!!

December 9th - via:
Hey guys! We are at the half way point of our funding time and I have an announcement to make! We have two artists to add to our list of contributors! First we got Katie and Shaggy Shanahan! You might know them from their webcomic or their stories... (Read More)

Artist Highlight: Jarret Williams

December 2nd - via:
Hey guys! We still got some damn fine pages for sale by Jarret Williams! He's got all his pages up for grabs! They look super nice! Are you unfamiliar with his work? Well, Jarret makes an awesome come Super Pro KO that is published by Oni.  What's... (Read More)


November 19th - via:
WE HAVE HIT 10K! So we are half way there! Just 10k more!  I'd like to take this half way milestone to announce that Ma'at Crook is jumping in as a contributor! She just sent me her lovely ink washed pages and has a special backer level! For $70... (Read More)


November 13th - via:
Hey everyone, so Kickstarter currently doesn't have a way to give two countries free shipping. So I made some backer levels without a shipping fee for UK backers.   (Read More)

Day 1 and almost at 5k!

November 12th - via:
THANKS EVERYONE FOR ALL YOUR SUPPORT SO FAR! The first day went great! Still got a ways to go but this is a great start! Some of you have messaged me about the UK shipping fee. I messaged Kickstarter about it and this will hopefully be resolved... (Read More)

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