Kickstarter Live Stream Thursday May 10
Calliope Candleworks fans,
We'll be doing a Kickstarter Live stream tomorrow, Thursday May 10th at 3pm PST. Kickstarter Live is a new feature where makers host live streaming events and... Read more
NEW CAMPAIGN for Illuminated Library Candles
Hello backers! Just another reminder that we have re-launched the Illuminated Library Candle set Kickstarter, and thought you--as a fan of Boonzy Arts/Calliope Candleworks--would want to know (then I promise... Read more
Illuminated Library Candle Set with Embedded Enamel Pins Relaunch is Live!
Hello there! We're so happy to tell you that we've finally re-launched the Illuminated Library Kickstarter.
We want to thank you all for your patience and understanding with this project.... Read more
Illuminated Library Candle Series Updates!
Hi there Wheel of Flame backers!
Our latest Kickstarter is almost halfway finished and we still need to raise about $15k. I know we can do it if you continue... Read more
Literary themed candles with embedded enamel pins!
Hello backers! we wanted to share with you our latest Kickstarter for the Illuminated Library candle set.
These candles pay tribute to six classic works of literature and will have... Read more
Gaming Candles on Sale for Holiday Shopping!
Hello lovely Kickstarter backer friends!
We wanted to let you all know that we have a sale on our new site right now, including on our Wheel of Flame and... Read more
Coins of the Forge pre-order! Another awesome Kickstarter!
We have a pre-order link on our site for the Coins of the Forge candles for those who have been asking about ordering our latest gaming candles! We're still fulfilling... Read more
24 Hours to Back Coins of the Forge Candles!
We've got 24 hours to go on our latest Kickstarter, and this will be the last update you get about it during the campaign on this list. Thanks for hanging... Read more
Coins of the Forge is FUNDED! Stretch goals unlocked!
Hi there Wheel of Flame backers! Our second Kickstarter just got funded, and we couldn't be more excited. Well, we *could* be more excited...if we got to unlock more stretch... Read more
Coins of the Forge-Sneak Peek of Label Art!
Hi there Wheel of Flame backers!
We have 10 more days left over at our latest campaign--another set of gaming candles, this time with embedded metal coins! The Coins of... Read more
Coins of the Forge Kickstarter Now Live!
Hello there, Wheel of Flame Backers!
We have launched our latest Kickstarter for the Coins of the Forge line. We're happy to be partnering with Norse Foundry once again to create... Read more
Boonzy Arts teams up with Escape Room In A Box!
Hi everyone! I wanted to tell you about another really cool Kickstarter we've teamed up with: Escape Room In A Box! If you like escape rooms or have always wanted... Read more
Nearing the finish line!
Hi everyone! I just wanted to update you all on shipping progress. We have about 50 more packages to pack up and ship out, all of which we plan to... Read more
Shipping-we're in the home stretch!
Hey gang! Well, it's officially the last day of November, and we are still in the midst of getting your backer rewards out. We are producing candles still, and we're... Read more
Set B production happening now! Plus: candle safety
We sent out all of the Set A reward tiers last Friday, so anyone who got *only* Set A candles should have theirs soon. Thanks to everyone who has... Read more
Set A fulfillment, Set B production, and a market!
Hello, Wheel of Flame fans!
Thanks so much to everyone who has messaged us or posted about your Set A candles. We are so happy you are enjoying them, and... Read more
Shipping has begun!
Hi everyone. Well, Boonzy Arts Studio is a-buzz with activity. We've knocked out large batches of both Lair of the Dragon and Forest of Enchantment, and we're almost through with... Read more
Add-ons, shipments, and learning curves
Hi everyone! We're working pretty steady here at Boonzy Arts Studio, now that we have all of the elements to get Set A created. Midge is currently cooking a full... Read more
Surveys will be closed today! Choose your candle and add-ons!
Hey everyone, sorry for so many updates this week, but I wanted to make sure you all know that we will be locking down the surveys this afternoon. The Backerkit... Read more
Surveys will be closed on Friday!
Howdy gang! Our first batch of candles made with Midge--our new 100 pound wax melter--was a success. It was a small batch since we were testing it and still waiting... Read more
Our wax melter is HERE! Also: a note on surveys!
Isn't she beautiful?
I am delighted to announce that the industrial wax melter has made it to Boonzy Arts Studio! We are figuring out the ins-and-outs-and-whathaveyous, and we're excited to... Read more
Backerkit surveys are out!
We sent out the Backerkit surveys on Friday and a majority of you have filled them out already. Thank you!
If you somehow did not receive your survey... Read more
Get ready for surveys
Hi everyone! We have received the Kickstarter funds are beginning the production process. So exciting!
We will be sending an email with a special link to BackerKit surveys in a... Read more
Final painted looks for SET B!
Our incredible illustrator Wilson Swain just sent over the final, painted looks for the set B candles, and let me tell ya -- we are EXCITED! Check 'em... Read more
That sure was fun. Thank you so so much for supporting this project.
The money from Kickstarter can take up to two weeks to drop into our account, so... Read more
The Wheel of Flame Kickstarter ends in 2 days, and it has been exciting and fun and a lot of work. But the big work will come in... Read more
Updated art work for Wheel of Flame Set A!
Wilson has almost completed the Set A artwork and it is just as rich and gorgeous as we hoped!
There will be small adjustments, and the type needs to be... Read more
Add-ons and reward tier confirmation!
I wanted to post an update about the reward tiers and about add-ons after the campaign.
First of all, a HUGE thank you to you all 361 of... Read more
We've raised over $20,000!
We're so excited here at Boonzy Arts Studio. Excited for the support of 317 backers. Excited to purchase the big mama-jama wax melter. Excited that our little ol' idea... Read more
Your first look at the Wheel of Flame art work is here!
We're so so excited to give you a first look at some sketches for the label design! Wilson Swain is working to create beautiful art work for all six Wheel... Read more
Second set of candles added!
Hello everyone! As promised, we've added a second set of three new designs to this project. We're happy to announce SET B (I know that's not a very fun name,... Read more
Over 200% funded! What does that mean?
What a weekend--we surpassed 200% of our funding goal with three weeks left in the campaign, and we're totally and completely GRATEFUL.
What this means:
- We'll be adding... Read more
FULLY FUNDED! Thanks to YOU!
Wow, we did it in one week! The Wheel of Flame Candle Set will be made...thanks to all of you. We can't thank you enough for showing such enthusiasm for... Read more
Whoooaaaaa, we're halfway there!
I'm sorry you have that song stuck in your head now.
We've reached HALF of our goal with three weeks to go! The Boonzy Arts team does a little dance... Read more
We broke $1,000! Thanks, early givers.
Thank you to everyone who has given to the campaign, shared it with your gamer friends, and generally supported this project! We are grateful to you all and are excited... Read more