Share this project

Done

Share this project

Done
Encounters with the Imaginary is a collaborative art book featuring fantastical illustrations and wondrous narratives. Vol. 2 is now sold out, but Volume 3 is live on Kickstarter now!
Encounters with the Imaginary is a collaborative art book featuring fantastical illustrations and wondrous narratives. Vol. 2 is now sold out, but Volume 3 is live on Kickstarter now!
296 backers pledged $21,095 to help bring this project to life.
Last updated

Support

  1. Select this reward

    Pledge $35 or more About $35

    Encounters with the Imaginary Vol. 2

    A copy of Encounters Vol. 2, filled with over 130 pages of the imaginary and fantastical.

    Plus a lovely bookmark to match the book!

    Includes:
    • Encounters with the Imaginary Vol. 2
    • Bookmark
    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    71 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  2. Select this reward

    Pledge $50 or more About $50

    Encounters Vol. 2 + Art Print

    A copy of Encounters Vol. 2, filled with over 130 pages of the imaginary and fantastical.

    A bookmark to match the book.

    Plus, one 12" x 9" art print of your choice.

    Includes:
    • Encounters with the Imaginary Vol. 2
    • Bookmark
    • Art Print of your choice - 12 x 9
    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    19 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  3. Select this reward

    Pledge $65 or more About $65

    Encounters Volumes 1 and 2!

    If you are just joining us now, and missed last year's volume—now's the time to grab a copy!

    You'll receive a copy of Encounters Vol. 1 and 2. Vol. 1 also features behind the scenes looks at the artist's process, while Vol. 2 focuses purely on creative content in the form of extra illustrations and creative writing. Both volumes feature over 20 different artists from around the world!

    Plus a lovely bookmark to match the book!

    Includes:
    • Encounters with the Imaginary Vol. 2
    • Encounters with the Imaginary Vol. 1
    • Bookmark
    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    143 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  4. Select this reward

    Pledge $85 or more About $85

    Encounters Vol. 2 + 5 Art Prints

    A copy of Encounters Vol. 2.

    A lovely bookmark to match the book!

    Plus, a set of five 12" x 9" art prints from the chapter of your choice. Vol. 2 has five chapters: Anima, Verdure, Diuturnal, Ecotone, and Crux—each has their own theme with different creatures!

    Includes:
    • Encounters with the Imaginary Vol. 2
    • Bookmark
    • Set of five 12 x 9 art prints
    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    2 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  5. Select this reward

    Pledge $125 or more About $125

    Encounters Vol. 2 + Full Print Set

    A copy of Encounters Vol. 2.

    A lovely bookmark to match the book!

    Plus, a full set of 12" x 9" art prints featuring every full page illustration from the book—currently, a total of 25 illustrations!

    Includes:
    • Encounters with the Imaginary Vol. 2
    • Bookmark
    • Full set of 12 x 9 Art Prints
    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    3 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  6. Select this reward

    Pledge $150 or more About $150

    Original Creature Drawing

    Get an original drawing! At this tier, an artist of your choice (from a selection of 6) will create a small drawing of a creature just for you! The drawing will measure roughly 9” x 12” and could feature a variety of dry media.

    The artist will pick which creature they want to draw, leaving the drawing a surprise! It will ship directly from the artist with tracking.

    You will also receive a copy of the Vol. 2 and a lovely bookmark to match!

    Includes:
    • Encounters with the Imaginary Vol. 2
    • Bookmark
    • Original drawing measuring roughly 9" x 12"
    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    5 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  7. Select this reward

    Pledge $200 or more About $200

    Sweet Tooth

    A giclée hand-embellished with iridescent paint! This supplementary illustration is part of Jeszika Le Vye's "Sweet Tooth" series. These luminous illustrations are only available as giclées printed on Somerset Velvet paper with archival inks. This giclée measures 7.5" x 12".

    You will also receive a copy of Vol. 2, a bookmark, and a full set of 12" x 9" art prints.

    Includes:
    • Encounters with the Imaginary Vol. 2
    • Bookmark
    • Full set of 12 x 9 Art Prints
    • 'Sweet Tooth' - Hand-Embellished Giclee
    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Limited 1 backer
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  8. Select this reward

    Pledge $200 or more About $200

    Through Shadows

    A giclée hand-embellished with iridescent paint! This supplementary illustration is part of Kira Night's "13:01" series. These luminous illustrations are only available as giclées printed on Somerset Velvet paper with archival inks. This giclée measures 11" x 8.5".

    You will also receive a copy of Vol. 2, a bookmark, and a full set of 12" x 9" art prints.

    Includes:
    • Encounters with the Imaginary Vol. 2
    • Bookmark
    • Full set of 12 x 9 Art Prints
    • Through Shadows - Hand Embellished Giclee
    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Limited 1 backer
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  9. Select this reward

    Pledge $200 or more About $200

    Ethoen’s Lullaby

    A giclée hand-embellished with iridescent paint! This supplementary illustration is part of Manuel Aquino's "Lord of Trees" series. These luminous illustrations are only available as giclées printed on Somerset Velvet paper with archival inks. This giclée measures 8" x 12".

    You will also receive a copy of Vol. 2, a bookmark, and a full set of 12" x 9" art prints.

    Includes:
    • Encounters with the Imaginary Vol. 2
    • Bookmark
    • Full set of 12 x 9 Art Prints
    • Ethoen’s Lullaby - hand Embellished Giclee
    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Limited 0 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  10. Select this reward

    Pledge $200 or more About $200

    Discerning Gaze

    A giclée hand-embellished with iridescent paint! This supplementary illustration is part of Jeszika Le Vye's "Anubis" series. These luminous illustrations are only available as giclées printed on Somerset Velvet paper with archival inks. This giclée measures 8" x 10".

    You will also receive a copy of Vol. 2, a bookmark, and a full set of 12" x 9" art prints.

    Includes:
    • Encounters with the Imaginary Vol. 2
    • Bookmark
    • Full set of 12 x 9 Art Prints
    • Discerning Gaze - Hand Embellished Giclee
    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Limited 0 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  11. Select this reward

    Pledge $200 or more About $200

    Wooden Child

    A giclée hand-embellished with iridescent paint! This supplementary illustration is part of Casey LaRae Gustafson's "Garden Gnome" series. These luminous illustrations are only available as giclées printed on Somerset Velvet paper with archival inks. This giclée measures 8" x 12".

    You will also receive a copy of Vol. 2, a bookmark, and a full set of 12" x 9" art prints.

    Includes:
    • Encounters with the Imaginary Vol. 2
    • Bookmark
    • Full set of 12 x 9 Art Prints
    • Wooden Child - Hand Embellished Giclee
    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Limited 0 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  12. Select this reward

    Pledge $250 or more About $250

    Everything

    Love the imaginary and want it all? We've got something for you!

    Not only do you get Encounters Vol. 2, the matching bookmark, and a full set of 12" x 9" prints, you'll also receive 5 oversized prints! These 18" x 9" illustrations were painted specifically to embody the theme for a two page opening to each chapter.

    You will also receive a 24" x 18" mounted canvas print of your favorite full page illustration!

    Includes:
    • Encounters with the Imaginary Vol. 2
    • Bookmark
    • Full set of 12 x 9 Art Prints
    • Over-sized Chapter Illustration Print Set - 18 x 9
    • Canvas Print of your choice - 24 x 18
    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    2 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  13. Select this reward

    Pledge $400 or more About $400

    'Spirit of the Forest' Original Art

    Original Art plus everything else!!

    This beautiful gouache painting by Kira Night was created as a one-of-a-kind addition to her 'Ghostly Procession' series in Encounters!

    Not only do you get Encounters Vol. 2 and the matching bookmark, a full set of prints featuring all the full page 12" x 9" illustrations, but also all five oversized illustrations, one for each chapter! These 18" x 9" illustrations were painted specifically to embody the theme for a two-page opening to each chapter.

    You will also receive a 24" x 18" mounted canvas print of your favorite full page illustration!

    Includes:
    • Encounters with the Imaginary Vol. 2
    • Bookmark
    • Full set of 12 x 9 Art Prints
    • Over-sized Chapter Illustration Print Set - 18 x 9
    • Canvas Print of your choice - 24 x 18
    • Original 'Spirit of the Forest' painting - gouache - 11x14
    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Limited 0 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  14. Reward no longer available

    Pledge $30 or more About $30

    Early Bird Special

    Save $5!

    A copy of Encounters Vol. 2, filled with over 130 pages of the imaginary and fantastical.

    Plus a lovely bookmark to match the book!

    Includes:
    • Encounters with the Imaginary Vol. 2
    • Bookmark
    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Reward no longer available 35 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.