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Help artist Lacey Lewis hire NYC's best performers as models during her residency this summer!
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    Shout Out!
    I will send you a shoutout on my Facebook page and my sincere thanks for helping to support my project. You will also have access to a secret blog where I will post photos, stories, and videos during my residency!

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    Postcard from Sparkill
    I will send you a shout-out on my Facebook page and a handwritten thank you postcard from the residency that features one of my popular burlesque paintings. You will also have access to a secret blog where I will post photos, stories, and videos during my residency!

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    Dear Diary
    You will receive a handwritten thank-you postcard from the residency and a PDF diary from my residency that features all paintings and drawings created during that time, along with some of my personal thoughts and behind the scenes photos and mementos. You will also get a shoutout on my Facebook page and have access to a secret blog where I will post photos, stories, and videos during my residency!

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    Your Face Here
    Email me a photo of yourself (or a loved one, or a friend) and I will Photoshop you into your choice of my paintings! This is meant to be entertaining and funny, so while I strive to do a good job with the editing, please expect that the image will look "Photoshopped"... but also expect lots of fun!! I will email you back a digital image that you can use any way you please. Great for a Facebook profile picture! You will also receive a PDF diary from my residency that features all paintings and drawings created during that time, along with some of my personal thoughts and behind the scenes photos and mementos, and have access to a secret blog where I will post photos, stories, and videos during my residency!

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    Poster Child
    You will receive a 17.3" x 11.5" signed poster featuring your choice of one of the following paintings on glossy paper and a handwritten thank you note:

    Miss Sophie Champagne
    Charlotte Treuse
    Jeez Loueez
    The Strawberry Siren
    Eartha Delights IV

    You will also receive a PDF diary from my residency that features all paintings and drawings created during that time, along with some of my personal thoughts and behind the scenes photos and mementos and have access to a secret blog where I will post photos, stories, and videos during my residency!

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    Dirty Martini Poster Child
    You will receive a 17.3" x 11.5" signed poster featuring a painting of Miss Dirty Martini on glossy paper and a handwritten thank you note!

    You will also receive a PDF diary from my residency that features all paintings and drawings created during that time, along with some of my personal thoughts and behind the scenes photos and mementos and have access to a secret blog where I will post photos, stories, and videos during my residency!

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    Picture Picture
    Receive access to a fully narrated video demonstration from my online Virtual Figure Painting Workshop hosted earlier this year. Total run time is 3.5hrs. You will also receive a PDF diary from my residency that features all paintings and drawings created during that time, along with some of my personal thoughts and behind the scenes photos and mementos and have access to a secret blog where I will post photos, stories, and videos during my residency!

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    Poster Child X2
    Any two 14" x 11" posters from the Poster Child reward and a handwritten thank-you note. You will also receive a PDF diary from my residency that features all paintings and drawings created during that time, along with some of my personal thoughts and behind the scenes photos and mementos and have access to a secret blog where I will post photos, stories, and videos during my residency!

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    Disciple
    1 Hour Skype Lesson or Critique
    Use this time to have me instruct you in a specific subject of your choice (anatomy, skin tones, or any other art-subjects in which I specialize in!) or have me critique your current work and offer suggestions for a course of study that will suit you. You will also receive a PDF diary from my residency that features all paintings and drawings created during that time, along with some of my personal thoughts and behind the scenes photos and mementos and have access to a secret blog where I will post photos, stories, and videos during my residency!

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    The New Yorker
    You will receive a set of FIVE 17.3" x 11.5" posters featuring images of new paintings from the residency, a handwritten thank-you note, and a postcard from Sparkill! Please note that this reward level is the last to ship to allow time for completion and photographing of multiple artworks.

    You will also receive a PDF diary from my residency that features all paintings and drawings created during that time, along with some of my personal thoughts and behind the scenes photos and mementos and have access to a secret blog where I will post photos, stories, and videos during my residency!

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    A Unique Memento
    Receive an original 6" x 4" pen and ink portrait sketch and a handwritten thank you note. Portrait can be from your photo or my choice of one of my subjects. You will also receive a PDF diary from my residency that features all paintings and drawings created during that time, along with some of my personal thoughts and behind the scenes photos and mementos and have access to a secret blog where I will post photos, stories, and videos during my residency!

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    Venusian Queen Limited Edition
    You will receive a signed limited edition Giclee print of my painting, "Venusian Queen." The print has an 11" x 11" image area on a 12" x 12" sheet of Hahnemuhle Photo Rag Satin 310gsm paper. Print is limited to an edition of 50, and each print is signed and numbered by the artist. You will also receive a PDF diary from my residency that features all paintings and drawings created during that time, along with some of my personal thoughts and behind the scenes photos and mementos and have access to a secret blog where I will post photos, stories, and videos during my residency!

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    Limited Edition
    You will get a signed limited edition Giclee print (Approx 14" x 11", exact size TBD) of a finished painting created during my residency, specific model to be announced. This edition of prints will ONLY be available to my Kickstarter supporters! You will also receive a PDF diary from my residency that features all paintings and drawings created during that time, along with some of my personal thoughts and behind the scenes photos and mementos and have access to a secret blog where I will post photos, stories, and videos during my residency!

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    Drawing Inspiration
    Choose one of my charcoal figure drawings (pictured left, message me to reserve your choice) and it will be yours along with a heartfelt, handwritten thank you note for your generous contribution. You will also receive a PDF diary from my residency that features all paintings and drawings created during that time, along with some of my personal thoughts and behind the scenes photos and mementos and have access to a secret blog where I will post photos, stories, and videos during my residency!

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    Mini-Patron
    During the residency I will create a 7" x 5" alla prima oil painting just for you, and send it along with a heartfelt, handwritten thank you note for your generous contribution. You will also receive a PDF diary from my residency that features all paintings and drawings created during that time, along with some of my personal thoughts and behind the scenes photos and mementos and have access to a secret blog where I will post photos, stories, and videos during my residency!

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    Patron
    During the residency I will create an 8" x 6" alla prima oil painting just for you, and send it along with a heartfelt, handwritten thank you note for your generous contribution. You will also receive a PDF diary from my residency that features all paintings and drawings created during that time, along with some of my personal thoughts and behind the scenes photos and mementos and have access to a secret blog where I will post photos, stories, and videos during my residency!

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    Patron Saint
    During the residency I will create a 10" x 8" alla prima oil painting just for you, and send it along with a heartfelt, handwritten thank you note for your generous contribution. You will also receive a PDF diary from my residency that features all paintings and drawings created during that time, along with some of my personal thoughts and behind the scenes photos and mementos and have access to a secret blog where I will post photos, stories, and videos during my residency!

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    The Commissioner
    Commission a Painting of a World Famous Performer!
    You will receive a finished, varnished 24" x 18" oil painting on panel of (name to be announced during this campaign) herself! The artist will retain full creative control of the project. For your generous contribution you will receive an original 24" x 18" oil painting, along with a preparatory sketch and a handwritten thank you note. You will also receive a PDF diary from my residency that features all paintings and drawings created during that time, along with some of my personal thoughts and behind the scenes photos and mementos and have access to a secret blog where I will post photos, stories, and videos during my residency!

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    Super Combo for Cool People Only!!
    Receive TWO original 6" x 4" pen and ink portrait sketches and a handwritten thank you note along with TWO 1 Hour Skype Art Lessons! Portrait can be from your photo or my choice of one of my subjects. You will also receive a PDF diary from my residency that features all paintings and drawings created during that time, along with some of my personal thoughts and behind the scenes photos and mementos and have access to a secret blog where I will post photos, stories, and videos during my residency!

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