Western Legends

When I Grow Up, I Want To Be a Jayhawk

A project in Shawnee, KS by Greg Hardin

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An officially licensed University of Kansas children's book by professional illustrator Greg Hardin
Backers: 186
Average Pledge Per Backer: $71

Funded: $13,131 of $10,000
Dates: Nov 15th -> Dec 15th (30 days)
Project By: Greg Hardin
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Latest News

Q5: 'When I Grow Up, I Want To Be a K-State Wildcat'

January 6th - via: leavenworthtimes.com
Greg Hardin is a professional illustrator and author. (Read More)

23 hours left!

December 14th - via: kickstarter.com
We're finally down to the end--only 23 hours left!  If you have friends or family who were interested in pledging, perhaps a little nudge will help them? :)  The campaign ends at 2 pm tomorrow (Tuesday Dec. 15). Thank you everyone! Have a great... (Read More)

46 hours left!

December 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone! There's just under two days left in the Kickstarter campaign--thank you to all of you for your pledges! If you have any friends or family who might want to be involved, please let them know that time's almost up on the campaign!... (Read More)


December 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Hooray!!  We hit the goal tonight at 8:10 PM!  Thank you to everybody!!! FYI: There's still 10 days left in the campaign, so if you have friends or family who want to pledge, there's still time! Thanks again for helping make this project a... (Read More)

82% funded + media links

December 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
We're 82% funded with 12 full days to go!  It's very exciting--keep telling your family and friends! The project also got profiled in a couple of stories online: •The University Daily Kansan •Rock Chalk Blog Thanks everyone!  Greg  (Read More)

70% there with 2 weeks to go!

November 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Cyber Monday update: I just wanted to let everybody know that we're 70% towards the goal with two weeks remaining in the campaign!  Thank you for your support and keep telling your friends--we've got to keep getting the word out until we at least... (Read More)

Halfway there!

November 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Just wanted to let everybody know that we've officially hit the halfway mark in one week!  Thank you so much for your support!  Keep telling your friends and we'll get the rest in no time!  Also a reminder: in update #3 I posted links to a flyer... (Read More)

Flyer you can put up or give out

November 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everybody, thanks for your enthusiastic support, we're 44% there!  Do you want to help even more toward reaching our goal?  If so, I've created a flyer you can print out and put up.  This is perfect if you work in a place with lots of KU fans... (Read More)

Over a third of the way there!

November 19th - via: kickstarter.com
We're off a great start, with $3600 raised over four days!  However, there's still a long ways to go, so please remember to post links on your Facebook page, other people's Facebook pages, Twitter, and to spread the word any way you can!  Remember,... (Read More)

Great first day!

November 16th - via: kickstarter.com
$1552 in our first 24 hours!  Thanks everybody!  Keep posting links on social media and let your KU friends know about this project and we will reach our goal in no time!  --Greg  (Read More)

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