Naima: Light in the Desert

A project in Taos, NM by Debbie Long

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My sculpture project, Naima, is a jeweled chamber of purple light and glass hidden inside a rusted 5th-wheel trailer in the desert.
Backers: 239
Average Pledge Per Backer: $70

Funded: $16,776 of $15,000
Dates: Aug 9th -> Sep 8th (30 days)
Project By: Debbie Long
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Latest News

4 Days Left!

September 3rd - via:
     Because of all of you, today the Naima Project hit its' mark and the basic costs of raw materials and transport of Naima to High Desert Test Sites are covered!   Exciting!  Now, additional contributions will help with lots of other aspects... (Read More)

Naima has 10 days left on Kickstarter

August 27th - via:
With only 10 days to go the Naima project is very close to being funded.  I can't wait to see Naima finished, and we are almost there!  I want to say thank you to everyone who has backed the Naima Project on Kickstarter. I'm humbled by your... (Read More)

Studio Table with Glass in process for Naima

August 21st - via:
This is a photo of my studio table today with glass parts for Naima in process.   Right now I'm working everyday on casting the glass that will line the interior of the Naima trailer. Newly launched!  A page for my work on FaceBook.  There will be... (Read More)

Thank you!

August 15th - via:
A big thank you goes out today to the Kickstarter staff for including me in the "Projects We Love" newsletter this week.  This weeks' newsletter features 3 projects.  Marina Abramovic's campaign to create the Marina Abramovic Institute, a place she... (Read More)

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August 13th - via:
Thank you to all of you have backed the Naima project so far. And thank you Kickstarter for choosing my project as project of the day today!  Debbie  (Read More)

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