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50 States, 50 Stories, 1 powerful image: a 5 Foot United States Map handmade from tattered seams & leather of old baseballs.
50 States, 50 Stories, 1 powerful image: a 5 Foot United States Map handmade from tattered seams & leather of old baseballs.
119 backers pledged $17,058 to help bring this project to life.
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    Pledge US$ 5 or more About US$ 5

    ALONG FOR THE JOURNEY:
    Receive a thank you note from Artist Nathan Rueckert and regular e-mail updates with pictures of the project as it develops.

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    T-SHIRT & THANK YOU:
    Receive an exclusive "America At The Seams" short-sleeve t-shirt available ONLY to Kickstarter backers and a thank you note from Artist Nathan Rueckert along with regular e-mail updates with pictures of project as it develops.

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    "AMERICA AT THE SEAMS" COFFEE TABLE BOOK
    You'll receive an exclusive autographed coffee table book that features vivid pictures of each individual state and accompanying powerful story of 50 persons from 50 states of how baseball is more than just a game.

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    AUTOGRAPHED FINE ART BASEBALL U.S. MAP PRINT:
    You'll receive an exclusive autographed lithograph print of the Baseball USA Map available only to Kickstarter backers (approx. 16"x20").

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    "AMERICA AT THE SEAMS" COFFEE TABLE BOOK & T-SHIRT
    You'll receive an exclusive autographed coffee table book that features vivid pictures of each individual state and accompanying powerful story of how baseball is more than just a game. You'll also receive a project t-shirt available only to Backers.

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    Pledge US$ 75 or more About US$ 75

    AUTOGRAPHED FINE ART BASEBALL U.S. MAP PRINT & T-SHIRT:
    You'll receive an exclusive autographed lithograph print of the Baseball USA Map available only to Kickstarter backers (approx. 16"x20"), as well as the exclusive project t-shirt available ONLY to Kickstarter Backers.

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    Pledge US$ 100 or more About US$ 100

    FINE ART PRINT & BOOK & T-SHIRT....PLUS
    NAME IN BOOK CREDITS:
    Receive an exclusive autographed fine art lithograph print of the Baseball U.S. Map available only to Kickstarter backers, a coffee table book containing vivid pictures of all 50 states and each accompanying story of how baseball is more than just a game, AND the exclusive project T-Shirt available only to Backers.

    PLUS: All $100 level or higher backers will be thanked by name in the book’s credits! A great gift idea for honoring a baseball fan.

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    AMERICA'S GAME ORIGINAL ARTWORK & T-SHIRT:
    As pictured at the end of the Kickstarter video, receive an "America's Game" baseball American Flag original artwork double matted and framed to 11"x14" dimensions. Each piece is made from three actual used baseballs and a swatch of blue mesh jersey material.

    PLUS: Receive the exclusive Kickstarter project t-shirt previously mentioned...AND have your name listed in the coffee table book's credits!

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    Pledge US$ 200 or more About US$ 200

    "AMERICA'S GAME" ORIGINAL ARTWORK & "AMERICA AT THE SEAMS" BOOK, PRINT & SHIRT:
    As pictured at the end of the Kickstarter video, receive an "America's Game" baseball American Flag original artwork double matted and framed to 11"x14" dimensions. Each piece is made from three used baseballs and a swatch of blue mesh jersey material.

    PLUS: Receive an "America At The Seams" project autographed coffee table book, fine art print AND exclusive project t-shirt only available to backers. You'll also be thanked by name in the book's credits.

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    QTY (6) FINE ART PRINTS -OR- BOOKS & A T-SHIRT:
    Receive any combination of 6 autographed fine art prints OR coffee table books previously mentioned. This is a great option for gift giving, as well as having your name listed in the coffee table book's credits. You'll be contacted after the Kickstarter to find out what 6 products you'd like to receive.

    PLUS: You'll receive the official project t-shirt available only to project backers AND be thanked by name in the book's credits - how cool is that?!

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    QTY (6) FINE ART PRINTS -OR- BOOKS & A T-SHIRT...AND "AMERICA'S GAME" ORIGINAL ART:
    Receive any combination of 6 autographed fine art prints OR coffee table books previously mentioned and one project t-shirt. This is a great option for gift giving, as well as having your name listed in the coffee table book's credits. You'll be contacted after the Kickstarter to find out what 6 products you'd like to receive.

    PLUS: As pictured at the end of the Kickstarter project video, receive an "America's Game" baseball American Flag original artwork double matted and framed to 11"x14" dimensions. Each piece is made from three used baseballs and a swatch of blue mesh jersey material.

    PS - You'll be thanked by name in the book's credits. Wouldn't it be cool to be in a book? :)

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    Pledge US$ 1,000 or more About US$ 1,000

    -- DISTINGUISHED SPONSOR LEVEL --

    QTY (10) FINE ART PRINTS -OR- BOOKS:
    Receive any combination of 10 autographed fine art prints OR coffee table books previously mentioned. This is a great option for gift giving, as well as having your name listed as a Distinguished Sponsor on a Plaque accompanying the Original Artwork wherever it is displayed AND at the beginning of the coffee table book. You'll be contacted after the Kickstarter to find out what 10 products you'd like to receive.

    PLUS: You'll receive the official project t-shirt available only to project backers AND be thanked by name in the book's credits. Boom.

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    Pledge US$ 2,500 or more About US$ 2,500

    - DISTINGUISHED SPONSOR -
    & HOST YOUR OWN EVENT!
    In addition to receiving 10 fine art prints AND 10 coffee table books previously mentioned, you'll have the opportunity to host your own "America At The Seams" event! Artist Nathan Rueckert will travel to your location of choice within the USA (some exclusions may apply) and will speak and exhibit his artwork. This is a fantastic opportunity for an employee appreciation event or corporate function. Note: reward includes Nathan's travel expenses, but does not include any expenses associated with the event itself (i.e., food, furnishings, venue rental).

    PLUS: Your name or brand will be prominently displayed on a Plaque accompanying the Original Artwork AND at the beginning of the coffee table book.

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    Pledge US$ 10,000 About US$ 10,000

    -- PRESENTING SPONSOR --
    Be a Presenting Sponsor of this project! Your company or organization will have the right to exhibit this massive one-of-a-kind artwork in your place of business as an exhibit for a period of 3 months and have the right to include this iconic project in your company’s marketing campaigns. You will be listed prominently as a Presenting Sponsor of the project in the coffee table book and on a plaque mounted on the 5 foot wide Baseball USA Map Artwork.

    In addition, Artist Nathan Rueckert will come to your event to demonstrate his artwork, talk about this project and highlight how baseball is more than just a game through the many stories told through this amazing journey. Note: reward includes Nathan's travel expenses, but does not include any expenses associated with the event itself (i.e., food, furnishings, venue rental).

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    -- DISTINGUISHED SPONSOR LEVEL --

    QTY (5) BOOKS & (2) CUSTOM 20"x20" FRAMED ORIGINAL ARTWORKS
    Receive 5 autographed coffee table books previously mentioned, along with 2 custom 20"x20" double-matted baseball artworks of YOUR company logo. Your company name will be listed as a Distinguished Sponsor on a Plaque accompanying the Original Artwork wherever it is displayed AND at the beginning of the coffee table book.

    PLUS: You'll receive the official project t-shirt available only to project backers AND be thanked by name in the book's credits. Boom goes the dynamite.

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