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A 100 mile walk amongst 80 billion bees as they are trucked in to pollinate California's almond orchards. Art. Ritual. Ecology.
A 100 mile walk amongst 80 billion bees as they are trucked in to pollinate California's almond orchards. Art. Ritual. Ecology.
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    You will receive an Equilibrium Rites postcard with thank you drawing ☆

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    You will receive a wildflower seed packet featuring Meesha Goldberg's painting "The Pollinators". Plant and create food for the bees ☆

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    You will receive a 5"x7" macro bee print featured in the Kickstarter video. Photography by M. Cartaya ☆

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    You will receive a kickstarter exclusive t-shirt featuring the Equilibrium Rites emblem. White printed on black American Apparel tee ☆

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    You will receive the CD "Mestizo" by artist Rick Zar, whose 12 string guitar music is featured in the Kickstarter video☆

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    You will receive a glass vial of Earth Honey, a blend of honeys from Greece, West Africa, New Zealand, Oregon, and Chile. Comes on a leather necklace.

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    You will receive a signed 8"x10" fine art print of Meesha Goldberg's painting "The Pollinators" ☆

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    You will receive a pair of handcrafted beeswax candle wrapped in the Equilibrium Rites emblem. Be part of the ritual and light a candle during the walk ☆

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    You will receive a signed 8"x10" photograph from the Equilibrium Rites walk ☆

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    You will receive a disposable camera filled with one of a kind behind the scenes unedited photos documenting the project for you to develop ☆

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    You will receive a 3 pack of signed 8"x10" fine art prints including Meesha Goldberg's paintings "The Pollinators", "Preservation", and "Interlaced" ☆

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    You will receive an original Equilibrium Rites art map highlighting the region of the walk with painted images to pre-embed the purpose of the walk into the land. Map (a) is a costume sketch featured as a stop motion animation in the Kickstarter video ☆

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    You will receive an original 5"x7" Equilibrium Rites preliminary painting. The first to pledge have first choice of artwork once all preliminary paintings are complete ☆

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    You will receive the painting "Fallout", 11"x14", framed

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    ☆Hive Package☆
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    You will receive the pen and ink drawing "Morning Glory", 18"x24"

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    You will receive the painting "Trine", 18"x24"

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    You will receive the original oil painting "The Pollinators". 16"x20" ☆

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    You will receive a painting of your choice from the Equilibrium Rites gallery show scheduled for Summer 2016. Approximate size 16"x20". The first to pledge have first choice of artworks ☆

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    You will receive a yellow neon bee sign by Rick Zar and Meesha Goldberg. Neon is mounted on 20"x 20" black hexagon and was originally part of the Neon Eso Terricka installation "The Beacon" created for What the Festival 2015 ☆

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    The Queen Bee Miracle Package

    -first pick of ANY of the artworks created for the Equilibrium Rites gallery show scheduled for Summer 2016
    -exclusive bi-monthly video updates into the making of the Equilibrium Rites walk and gallery show
    -a thank you phone call from the Equilibrium Rites walk
    -invitation to the hanging of the gallery show and dinner with the artist
    -11"x14" framed and matted photograph from the Equilibrium Rites walk (est. delivery 3-16)
    -a custom 8"x10" pen and ink drawing and digital file created for use as personal emblem, tattoo, business logo, etc. (est. delivery 1-16)
    -t-shirt, ritual candle, Rick Zar CD, seed packet, postcard, art email & special video credit (est. delivery 12-15)

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    You will receive the original pen & ink Equilibrium Rites emblem drawing. 8"x10" on watercolor paper ☆

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    You will receive an original Equilibrium Rites art map highlighting the region of the walk with painted images to pre-embed the purpose of the walk into the land. Map (b) ☆

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    You will receive the painting, "Descent". This original oil painting is 8"x10" and comes framed.

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    You will receive the pen and ink drawing "Four Queens". 18"x24". Framed.

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    You will receive the painting "Partial Eclipse of the Witch". 11"x14" framed.

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