NEW BOOK LAUNCH - KAREN KUEHN MAVERICK CAMERA - The Photographs & Stories of Karen Kuehn
LAUNCHING A NEW BOOK PROJECT: One that covers many stores of my 16 year career in NYC. It will make you laugh cry and ponder. I worked for so many... Read more
WANT A MORE BOOKS HERES A NEW LINK
I sold out today and my main patron has many more to sell so please refer to this link for extra copies and gifting.
Many thanks to everyone for seeing... Read more
76 BOOKS LEFT
Hello to everyone. Books are flying out the door. AMEN Most should arrive by the end of this week I would think! Sorting out a few overseas still due to... Read more
BOOKS ARRIVED TODAY
Books are here and I will be boxing all weekend long to get the pledges in the mail next week.
Almost done. A few folks at the BORG got there... Read more
CARGO CULT UPDATE ANY ADDRESS CHANGES NOW?
Hello to everyone. I know the holiday is upon us and I've been calling the book rep everyday!
The boat arrived with the books Nov 29th, they are saying it... Read more
BOOK ARRIVAL IN USA UPDATE
THE BOOK REP SENT THIS TODAY:
It's very tight. This is a tentative schedule:
I get a few advance copies 10/28 to review.
Press rep needs my approval 10/29
Finish... Read more
SURVEY NOT RECIEVED? I NEED YOUR ADDRESSES PLEASE (if your on this list)
Please if you did not receive the survey from KickStarter I would appreciate it if you would tell them that you didn't !
Here's the link:
https://www.kickstarter.com/contact Attn: Katherine
NOTE:... Read more
BOOK UPDATE - 2nd PROOF
Moving forward. Got my second proof of Cargo Cult. The first needed fonts beefed up a bit. Now the books can be pressed for your final copies. Loving the way... Read more
PROOF PRESS ARRIVED
Hello Everyone - Many of you are just getting back from Burning Man 2104. I did not go this year as I felt this book needed to be done before... Read more
WAITING for BURNING MAN APPROVAL
Patrons of CARGO CULT
The book pdf was sent to the foundation two months ago. I received a contract on the 9th of last month. I had someone review it... Read more
Hello to Everyone
Just a little update.
The book is ready to go to press. Waiting for the final approvals from Media Mecca.
I can t go to press till... Read more
Hello to Everyone
Book is close to the finish line.
One more quote to add and waiting for the Media Mecca approval. I was hoping to be on press by... Read more
UPDATE on The CARGO CULT book project
Hello to everyone on board CARGO CULT
Project is moving along. I have reached out to everyone within the pages to gather quotes. Things are coming to the next chapter! ... Read more
UPDATED PASSENGER LIST - SPELL CHECK PLEASE
I have used the Kickstarter names....adjusting now....so if you want a last name a new name please contact me asap.
SPELL CHECK PLEASE
So a few folks on the list about a dozen are and ! mark meaning your credit cards are not working today....so you know who you are and you can... Read more
CONGRATS WE MADE IT....and I mean WE.
We made goal and doing the CARGO Cult DANCE woot W O o T WOOT.
thank you to all of you and some ANGELs kissing this to the sky last... Read more
A FEW HOURS TO GO 3 - 2 - 1
FEELING A MASSIVE OUT POURING OF SUPPORT.
THANK YOU for your pledges.
This is my second KS and it doubled in pledges from the 2010.
I feel this book will... Read more
REWARD POST UPDATE JUST TO BE CLEAR.
Early on I was encouraged to do a reward of portrait shoots on the playa. A NYC friend of mine pledged thinking I was going to her home to shoot....In... Read more
3 DAYS TO GO - PASSENGER MANIFEST TO DATE
HELLO to all of you whom have pledged thus far. BIG WARM THANK YOU>
We have three days left.
Please share if your able and let s see if we... Read more
GROUP Shots TO CELEBRATE STAFF at BURNING MAN HEaT & DPW
Hats off to all the volunteers that spend many long days and nights putting the city together so that all the burners, and artist can arrive and set up and... Read more
MAKING GOAL ? Could still happen but if not . . .
Were at the end of this kick starter. It's incredible to have so many pledges and yet not enough to press a book over seas let alone in America. I... Read more
The FRONT PORCH by Zac Carroll
One of my favorite places at BRC is the FRONT PORCH. Zac and his clan of buddies always have agood time. The music suits me and many. Seems some art... Read more
Kickstarter is recommending you CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD
Hi everyone. I changed my password on my Kickstarter.
I think we all need to do this to be secure with our credit cards and forms of payment.
I am... Read more
ART That HEALS
Rangers are a big part of the Black Rock City experience. Not unlike a ranger from State and National Parks you can reach out to them if your in need... Read more
BONUS - I NEED ALL OF YOUR HELP
Can I get all of you to help me get 5 pledges each from your friends.
I will GIFT you a KARMA hoodie if you can get five pledges each.... Read more
NEW REWARDS ADDED ON
Anyone wanting to upgrade or adjust for another pledge can do so after we make goal. I am open to making sure you are all feeling great about your rewards. ... Read more
What is the YES Project?
A Special Gem landed on the playa this year. What CARGO are they bringing to humanity?
“Equality and compassion would lead to a more peaceful humankind existence.”Dana Albany ... Read more
WHATS HE BUILDING?
A CRATER . One of the great gifts of arriving early is catching the creating processes of the artist. This piece is like a National Monument. It had a Kiosk... Read more
Whose having a ChAoTic AFFAIR?
NATHAN KANDUS artist and his team of creatives.
This piece is interesting for sure.
A 42' tall chaotic magnetic ride-able pendulum.
Base: 30' across Weight: 3500lbs
14 magnets which have... Read more
WHOSE GOT STYLE?
JENNIFER RAISER & ADDIE BACON
Aka Coco Cabana and her kitten cub. Chilling pre-event for a quick shot with me. What CARGO are the gals bringing to humanity?
"Care for... Read more
WHO HAS AN ANIMATED MIND?
Peter Hudson the artist of this piece is more than animated. He is energated; (my new word for engerized) I have never met a man with as much energy. For... Read more
Who MOST Would I Like To Bring To Burning MAN?
PARENTSwith kids are really wonderful to see on the Playa. I can only imagine bringing mine! They have taken me and my kid camping all our lives. I have... Read more
Who is Mesmerizing ?
LOVERS Kate & Blazy dancing down the Playa. Everyone stops and watches in awe. I met Kate in 2010 I saw her dancing with a sculpture. It was jaw dropping... Read more
WHO WANTS TO LET THE WOMEN RUN THINGS?
I love all these photographers. I tend to run rogue under the radar but over the years I have expanded my net work of shooters that I have come to... Read more
RITUAL IS A FIRE
Starting the fire for Burning Man is part of Crimsons gift to the Burners and BM. She arrives into center camp where the Cauldron always sits. At Sunset on the... Read more
WHOSE GOT STYLE?
ERIC WESTERLUND with his CARGO
" Tolerance. Where there is no judgements, there exists true equality, each one unique, each one beautiful, each one loved." Eric Westerlund
Camping with the... Read more
WHOSE GOT A HEART FULL?
Playa beauty Katy takes five to let me get a piece of her heart covered. It was interesting to come upon her while she was assembling the heart. It was... Read more
DUST CITY DINER
Sunrise shoot with Peter Hudson. The Dust City Diner rolls up!
Wow were going to have an amazing breakfast served up hot coffee, o.j. and hot cakes. A treat... Read more
Who Is The Seaman That Lives On The Ocean Most Of The Year?
Christian Yuhas is the cousin of my friend Josh Keppel. Energetic and open he shared the view of his fridge. Camping with a full fridge makes sense to me. His... Read more
WHO IS JERRY SNYDER?
Jerry is a lawyer by day and yes the ARTIST behind this piece.
What is his cargo ?
"Abusurdity." Jerry Snyder
What is Quentin Davis packing as his CARGO
HIS CARGO IS:
"The idea that you can have a judgmental attitude but, under no circumstances, can you share your judgments with others." Quentin Davis
What is artist Christopher Cianciarulo bringing as his CARGO?
"SCIENCE" Christopher Cianciarulo
I met him while he was installing this forest of umbrellas, harsh daylight but I could imagine them at dusk like galaxies beyond, so I came back... Read more
THE CHURCH TRAP - Artist Rebekah Waites
WHAT IS REBEKAH BRINGING AS CARGO?
"Questioning." Rebekah Waites
The CHURCH TRAP
This piece will have two spreads. One outside and one inside. When you see it you can't help... Read more
Michael Christian Artist
What CARGO is he bringing to a new world humanity?
"What would I bring as my cargo . as much laughter as possible."
LINK TO MOVIE about artist... Read more
The 10 Principles of Burning man
Artist Yarrow Mazzetti welding the Revitalize Toothbrush piece.
The 10 Principles of Burning Man
Leaving No Trace
Participation... Read more
HOW AND WHY I CHOOSE WHAT I DO
The way I work is simple. By the seat of my pants. I experience art and people like a plant growing to... Read more
WHY AM I DOING THIS FUNDING?
Blurb book is 138.99 plus shipping for one 12x12 same size book I am producing now. Print on demand.
Press many at once for less and I can... Read more
GETTING NAKED AT BURNING MAN
NUDITY I love to shoot it.Doesn't mean I want to be nude in public. My mom is here now with a pledge so I have to be extra careful. ... Read more
LAUNCH aka foreword by Bryan Tedrick
Launch aka Foreword for CARGO Cult
Foreword by Bryan Tedrick . Photography by karen kuehn
“Images are powerful. Their language is something we can attempt to describe but better to... Read more
First spread in the book will be giving gratitude to those folks that got this project off the ground. Thanking those who brought me to work at Burning... Read more
NEW REWARD - Good K A R M A Hoodie
HOODIE pledge is 60.00 includes shipping. Must recieve 50 pledges minimal to out put.
Pledge can be applied to other options as well, like a book.
LIKE by Dadara
Day 14 137 pledges with 880 to go!
Can you all help out by "LIKE"ing the pledge pages, the more LIKES clicked will help our community see the... Read more
Cut & Pin
LAY OUTS TAKING SHAPE
Today we put together over 100 spreads with quotes. Were steady and on a roll with a lot more to edit and place. I love the... Read more
FOREWORD by Bryan Tedrick
FOREWORD ready set go!
Deciding who is right for each project is a process. The Foreword is like a key in the ignition...it can set the tone. Having someone I... Read more
Passenger List Update
Passenger List: please let me know if I need to make any corrections.
1 - 127 day 11
#1 Jennifer Esperanza #2 Carol Chamberlain #3 Steiner Smith #4 Krissy Akaff... Read more
NEW REWARD - Personal PORTRAIT Shoot on the PLAYA
The Image above links to : Catch of the Day book project from 2009 BM
BE PHOTOGRAPHED AT MY CAMP ON THE PLAYA - I will be available all day... Read more
FREE KEY FOB
COMMUNITY THAT ROCKS
Bill Odbert contacted me to help generate pledges. He has donated 500 key fobs and if funded I will send him cash to pay for the rings. ... Read more
YOUR NUMBERS # s
DRAWING YOUR #
All pledges are assigned a number. Don't worry if you can't remember it. I will. Those numbers represent your passenger award. Everyone will be in this drawing... Read more
Once your pledge is made to kick starter, you can increase it for rewards. The total amount under the first reward for books can be for many books if you... Read more
Costs & Prior Books Print on Demand
NOT MY FIRST RODEO
Actually it is with mass pressing of one book. I am discouraged with the prices for print on demand books. This is my 5th book done... Read more
We have made daily pledges to meet goals thus far! Many days to go and the passenger list is growing. Yes you are the top 38 and you... Read more
Puh Pow - CREDIT DUE
Cargo Cult BLASTED OFF and your included.
I feel this journey is one we will all make together picking up passengers daily along the way.
I will be featuring everyone... Read more