Around the Kitchen in 365 Days: An art and tutorial book

A project in Sacramento, CA by Stacy J. Garrett

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Learn how to make some miniature foods in clay, real recipes you can eat, and take a year's journey in tiny form.
Backers: 46
Average Pledge Per Backer: $32

Funded: $1,494 of $800
Dates: Jan 4th -> Feb 3rd (30 days)
Project By: Stacy J. Garrett
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Latest News

Final Push, Almost There!

January 30th - via:
Not only does the Kickstarter only have three days left, but I have just one day of photography left, and then it will be digging into the assembly! I'll continue to post updates, of course. For those wondering, the last four weeks to photograph... (Read More)

First Stretch Goal Reached!

January 26th - via:
Excuse me while I flail a bit, because I am just so happy how much everyone is enthused for this project! We're a week away from the Kickstarter ending, and we've reached the first stretch goal. Providing we stay at the $1200 mark by end of the... (Read More)

Recipes Portion Complete!

January 24th - via:
As we stare at the last nine days of the Kickstarter and intently eyeball the first stretch goal (so close, encourage your friends!), today we finished doing the photos for the real recipes portion of the book! Our list of recipes now includes a... (Read More)

Real Recipes Underway!

January 22nd - via:
I've been showing photos of the miniature foods, but this weekend was all about real foods and the recipes to make them! We knocked out Tomato Soup, French Onion Soup, Macaroni & Cheese, and Lemon Poppyseed Muffins all. Originally, I did plan to... (Read More)

Another Photo! (My New Favorite)

January 19th - via:
I've now gotten 19/52 weeks shot for the book. This included Cookie and Gingerbread Weeks, so several friends will be happily eating the props (you're welcome, guys!) Today's photo is from Gingerbread, and it might be my new favorite thing.... (Read More)

Another Interior Photo, Update to Stretch Goals!

January 17th - via:
We got another six weeks of minis shot today, and today's peek photo is from Cookie Week, which was a week I did in December (hence the Christmas theme). For fun, I decided the letter to Santa was written by one of my nephews when he was younger.... (Read More)

First photos from book! (Valentines, and bonus behind-the-scenes)

January 13th - via:
With the help of my loyal minion--I mean, personal assistant, I was able to get five weeks photographed today. Unfortunately, I am having to buy a new macro lens because mine finally died on me (after 5y!) during the shoot, but the replacement will... (Read More)


January 12th - via:
I am beyond words, and my closest friends will tell you I am never without words. Within a week, we already hit the goal of getting this project not just completed but printed. We are officially working our way toward the first stretch goal of having... (Read More)

Halfway There, and also STICKERS

January 7th - via:
THANK YOU ALL SO MUCH. We're already halfway to our goal and we're still less than a week launched. I'm so so happy about your enthusiasm for this crazy idea of mine. And even better, today the draft stickers arrived! Chef Peppi Sticker She's the 3"... (Read More)

Bookmarks and Poster Samples!

January 4th - via:
Bookmarks and posters are here! I'm so floored at how much detail the poster manages to show in just 8x10 size. It's almost a game of Where's Waldo, but Waldo is tiny foods! The bookmarks are glossy and sturdy and double-sided, so they look beautiful... (Read More)

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