SAILOR TWAIN Fulfilled! Special Exhibit!
Dear generous backers,
The last pledge gifts have gone out! Thank you one and all for your kind support in this adventure.
Sailor Twain, or the Mermaid in the Hudson is out everywhere now, and I hope you'll share it with friends.
But there's more to tell! If you're in New York at the end of this month, be sure to join me for a rare event!
Red carpet! Sailor Twain Wines! Exhibit opening with special presentation at the New York Public Library's main branch! It's on October 25th, and I hope many of you can make it. It's totally free and a memorable evening is guaranteed for all! Period costumes welcome! The exhibit will run six months, but opening night will be one not to miss...
And speaking of costumes—there will be many! See below, the invitation that went out to millions of Steampunks, courtesy of the indefatigable Evelyn Kriete, of Jaborwhalky fame...
Many thanks, all of you, for sharing in this journey.
pledged of $7,000 goal
seconds to go
Jun 2, 2011 - Jul 4, 2011 (32 days)
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A 5x7" print of Twain and the sleeping mermaid, signed by the author.
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3 limited-edition Lorelei letterhead cards, with Twain artwork on reverse, and matching envelopes. Their design is based on genuine 1880s steamboat stationery.
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3 Lorelei letterhead cards; and a signed limited edition Sailor Twain print (8 x 10").
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3 Lorelei letterhead cards. A signed limited-edtion print. And a signed first edition copy of the book when it comes out (2012, from First Second Books.)
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3 Lorelei letterhead cards. A signed limited-edtion print. A signed first edition copy of the book. And hand-crafted Sailor Twain jewelry creation: "The River Opener" pendant, by Allison Hourcade of RockLove.com.
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3 Lorelei letterhead cards. A signed limited-edtion print. A signed first edition copy of the book. And an original piece of Sailor Twain artwork, signed and matted.