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A steampunk comic adventure that follows one heroine's epic journey to become a distinguished inventor at the turn of the 20th century.
A steampunk comic adventure that follows one heroine's epic journey to become a distinguished inventor at the turn of the 20th century.
442 backers pledged $17,514 to help bring this project to life.
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    Pledge US$ 10 or more About US$ 10

    "The Apprentice Package" gets you:
    - A Digital Thank You Card
    - Screensaver (Desktop & Mobile)
    - Digital (PDF) of Issue #1

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    "The Inventor's Blueprint" gets you:
    "The Apprentice Package"(listed above)
    + Physical copy of Book
    + Social Media Shout Out
    + Digital Download of "E.J. Whitaker Bohemian Rag" theme (remix by Taiwo Heard)

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    "The Philanthropists Package"
    Buy a book, and give a book to a local South Los Angeles Literacy organization for at-risk teens.
    - (1) Physical copy of Book
    - (1) Physical book hand-delivered to local literacy organization.
    + Social Media Shout Out

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    "The Master Builder's Package" gets you:
    - "The Apprentice Package"
    - "The Inventor's Blueprint"
    + E.J. Whitaker Button 4-set
    + Cabinet Card Signed by Creators
    + Real-Time Social Media Shoutout
    + Special In-Book Thanks

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    Pledge US$ 75 or more About US$ 75

    "The Comic Book Tier" gets you:
    - The first 3 issues of the Gibbs Sisters' "Fashion Forward" series (Digital Books)
    + Exclusive Behind-the-scenes Art (PDF)
    + "Master Builder's Package"
    + "The Inventor's Apprentice Special"
    + "The Apprentice Package"
    + Real-Time Social Media Shoutout

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    "The Animation Tier" gets you:
    - A signed DVD of the Gibbs Sister's collected animated films including:
    - The sister's first animated college-made short, "The AfroPuff Girls," "Adopted By Aliens,"
    "Ravishing Raspberry," "Old Ladies Driving,"
    and "Sule and The Case of the Tiny Sparks" Also includes the rare music video, "Prom Queen")
    + Exclusive Director's Commentary
    + "The Master Builders Pack"
    +"The Inventor's Apprentice Special"
    + "The Apprentice Package"

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    Pledge US$ 150 or more About US$ 150

    "The Comics & Animation Tier"
    Practically all of the comics and animation work ever created by the Gibbs Sisters
    + "The Master Builder's Pack"
    + "The Inventor's Apprentice Special"
    + "The Apprentice Package"
    + "The Comics Tier"
    + "The Animation Tier"
    + 1 signed Physical copy of the Ladies Night Anthology "How To Magic" featuring over 100 pages of colorful comics from female indie creators from across the country including The Gibbs Sisters' short comic, "Tati."

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    "The Cameo"
    Get a custom-made cameo appearance In the book (You Illustrated into the story of EJW!) Become a vintage character in the book and immortalized in Afro-futuristic style.
    + Choice of Comics or Animation Tier
    + Real-Time Social Media Shout Out

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    "The Producers Guild"
    Receive "Producer" credit on a short video documentary on the making of The Invention of EJ Whitaker. Receive credit, and special Thanks in the book. Complete with DVD copy and digital download of final film.
    + Choice of Comics or Animation Tier

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    "The Executive Suite"
    Receive "Executive Producer" credit on a short video documentary on the making of The Invention of EJ Whitaker. Receive credit, and special Thanks in the book. Complete with DVD copy and digital download of final film.
    + Choice of Comics or Animation Tier

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