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Humboldt's First Published Collection of Painters

A project in Arcata, CA by Cyndy Phillips

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Help us print a museum-quality hardcover book that's the first known collection of Humboldt County painters (and yes, that's verified!)
Backers: 104
Average Pledge Per Backer: $167

Funded: $17,393 of $12,000
Dates: Dec 8th -> Jan 25th (49 days)
Project By: Cyndy Phillips
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Latest News

One Last Update Before Our Campaign Ends Tomorrow

January 24th - via:
We are just 24 hours away from our campaign closing, and I couldn't be happier with the numbers of folks who stepped forward to help us fund our collection. I have just a few quick announcements here for you, and then after our fundraiser ends, I'll... (Read More)

We DID it!!

January 20th - via:
OMG!!!! We did it. Hip, hip, hoooooray! I just got a flash email from Kickstarter that our funding goal has been met--whippie! The money we raised here plus the funds raised in an off-site silent auction in December means that everyone who signed on... (Read More)

‘Looking for Beauty’: Local Artist Creates Book Honoring Humboldt’s Plein Air Painters

January 19th - via:
For nearly three years, Cyndy Phillips, a local artist and director of SequoiaSong Publications, has been working to document a slice of all that plein air art in a thick anthology of 36 Humboldt artists. Phillip’s book, “Looking for Beauty: Humboldt’s Plein Air Community Shows why Art Matters,” will be the first of its kind – no other Humboldt-centric anthology of plein air paintings has been published in a book – and looking back on the massive but rewarding undertaking, she hopes others will follow suit and produce more books chronicling the many types of artists who live and work in Humboldt County. (Read More)

This week's sweepstakes giveaway

January 12th - via:
Greetings Patrons, As we head full steam into the last 12 days of our fundraiser, I'm heartened to see how far we've come together. We're now at 75% of our goal and still gaining ground. Ever mindful that spreading the word will help us reach our... (Read More)

Happy New Year Art Patrons

January 2nd - via:
Hello everyone and Happy New Year! I hope that this new start brings you much needed peace, health, and always the prospect of looking for more beauty! To start the new year off with a bang, we have two exciting updates for our kickstarter fundraiser... (Read More)

Happy Holidays & a Chance to Win a Metal Print

December 25th - via:
Hello again everyone, I sure hope you're out there having happy holidays with friends and family...somewhere warm, safe, and with enough of everything to keep you grateful! I'm back on the East coast spending some time with my's our... (Read More)

We’re over half way there!

December 19th - via:
As we head into Week 2 of our kickstarter campaign,  I’m humbled and grateful to see our printing goal coming into view. Thank you for joining us in this adventure!  In an effort to increase awareness about Humboldt’s 1st anthology of painters,... (Read More)

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