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The Art of Sketch Cards (art cards undercover)

A project in Quebec, Canada by Ingrid K. V. Hardy

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Have you wondered what a sketch card is? This book will explore what they are (LOTS of art), and chat with people in the in industry.
Backers: 120
Average Pledge Per Backer: $121 CAD

Funded: $14,575 CAD of $4,900 CAD
Dates: Jun 8th -> Jul 8th (30 days)
Project By: Ingrid K. V. Hardy
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Latest News

This is happening, THANK YOU!

July 7th - via:
Just a very, VERY brief update to say an advanced THANK YOU to everyone involved in this project! It's incredible to me that it has come this far! Everything related to the book is done and is either in the process of being printed, or on its way to... (Read More)

A New Add-On - Stretch Goal For The LAST Week!

July 1st - via:
7 days to go!! Here is a stretch goal (since just funding guarantees volume 2, here's an extra) and I'm truly excited. So this update has a new add-on/stretch goal, and one possible removal. The really cool thing first! This idea was suggested to me,... (Read More)

9 Days to go!!

June 29th - via:
Thank you to all of you for reserving your books - 9 days left until the book goes to print!  I'm currently (still) cleaning up the digital copy, adjusting nigglies and things seeing as the book was formatted for epublishing. There will be several... (Read More)

How the Sketch Cards Handle Paint

June 26th - via:
SUPER short update here! Just wanted to show anyone interested how the specially designed sketch cards handle paint. These cards are a bit thicker than the stock I usually use for PSC cards (personal sketch cards), and have a hint of tooth, but not... (Read More)


June 23rd - via:
Fifteen days to go! Wheeeeee!! Finally got updates on the how the books will be printed, and I'm TOTALLY excited. Can't wait to ship these out to you, and I hope you will be pleased with them.  Here are the delicious deets thus far: The soft covers... (Read More)

Meltingly Hot Update (34 degrees celsius here!)

June 22nd - via:
Just a quick update on how things are going :-)  Only 16 days to go! The books will ship out in August, but I'm not sure if it will be in early or late August, only because the Covid crisis is slowly things down on every level, it seems. Getting... (Read More)

Quickie Update...

June 18th - via:
At the beginning of this, I'd thought maybe 60 would be printed...? Nope! So far it's looking to be around 85. I'm shocked and SO happy. I don't yet have news from the printer concerning details on the book itself - again, because of the virus,... (Read More)

End of First Week Update

June 16th - via:
A quick update! Thank you all again (and "hi!" to the newcomers!) for supporting this project. I hope you will all enjoy it when it arrives to you - I cannot wait to have the books in hand, pack them up, and send them out... ♥ Before I mention the... (Read More)

A Small Add-on for Everyone

June 11th - via:
 Just a short note: There will indeed be a hand-stamped bookplate in ALL books, both paperback and hardcovers - my teeny-tiny way of saying thank you. It's not a huge one, approximately 3 inches or so, but I think it has a nice feel to it. I had... (Read More)

But.... But Where Does My Money Go? Answers to That Question for Your Wednesday Morning Coffee (or Tea)

June 10th - via:
I'm blown away by how far this project has come! A few people have asked questions concerning where the money goes. Since it went over its goal, does that extra money go in my pocket? You have every right to ask that. I would want to know where my... (Read More)

Holey Smokes!!

June 9th - via:
THANK YOU to everyone who is backing this project so far. You are all amazing!! Thanks again for helping to bring this pet project, this thing I've wanted to do for years, to life. I'm learning as I go along, please forgive mistakes I KNOW I'll be... (Read More)

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