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Muybridge MOTOS - Magical Movie Machines

A project in Ithaca, NY by shinymind

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Motorized FlipBooks in celebration of Edweard Muybridge, the father of animation - just in time for the holidays!
Backers: 94
Average Pledge Per Backer: $175

Funded: $16,459 of $7,500
Dates: Nov 18th -> Dec 1st (14 days)
Project By: shinymind
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Latest News

Thank you to our wonderful family of backers!

December 1st - via:
Dear friends and family, The motion studies of Eadweard Muybridge may have inspired our mechanical art, but the story is deeper than that. We built our first motorized FlipBook in 2009 from an abandoned bluebird house and discarded ink-jet... (Read More)


November 29th - via:
With only two days left in our campaign, the FlipBooKit workshop is completely "animated".  Today we have three special updates. #1 First is a BIG thank you for everyone's continued support - we're loving all the comments and messages and are so... (Read More)


November 25th - via:
SIX DAYS LEFT in our little holiday campaign - and we are LOVING YOU ALL more and more as we count the days down. Wendy and I are busy-bees in the workshop, with our heads buzzing and hands building flip-machines...getting ready for that big 'ole... (Read More)

Day 2: FUNDED! Pausing in wonder at the flood of support

November 20th - via:
Mark and I are a little stunned at the speed of this campaign. We launched 48 hours ago…and today there’s so-so many thank you's to send to all our FlipBooKit backers! Now that this project is assured, we know you’re counting on us to deliver... (Read More)

Stupendous start! 2/3 funded on day ONE

November 19th - via:
Our little campaign is well on the way to meeting our goal - and its all thanks to YOU. In our first 24 hours you helped us reach 66% funding…especially far in so little time. And in response to requests from early supporters, we’ve included a... (Read More)

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