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The world’s first ink that grows—revealing what you write, sketch, or paint over several days.
The world’s first ink that grows—revealing what you write, sketch, or paint over several days.
977 backers pledged $60,961 to help bring this project to life.
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    THANK YOU POSTCARD—from our lab to your mailbox, printed with real algae ink! Note: the ink will have already grown in our lab, before you receive it.

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    LIVING INK *MINI EDITION*—Kickstarter Exclusive! Includes 1 Living Ink (fast), our Instruction/Science Guide, 3 sheets of high quality Paper, and a mini Greenhouse to grow and display your tiny masterpieces.

    Ships FREE and FAST to USA.

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    LIVING INK *PRE-MADE EDITION*—We'll pre-print a time-lapse card that you can display yourself or send to a friend or loved one. Choose from pre-printed artwork or make it a surprise with the "mystery artwork.” Also includes a Greenhouse to grow and display the masterpiece.

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    LIVING INK *ORIGINAL EDITION*—20% off retail. Includes 2 Living Inks (fast + slow), our Instruction/Science Guide, 5 sheets of high quality Paper, and a Greenhouse to grow and display your masterpieces.

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    LIVING INK *ARTIST EDITION*—20% off retail. For those who dabble in a variety of mediums the Artist Edition includes paintable Living Inks (fast + slow), our Instruction Guide, 2 Paintbrushes, 5 sheets of large format Paper, 2 Living Ink Pens (fast + slow), and a large format Greenhouse to grow and display your masterpieces.

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    LIVING INK *TEACHER'S KIT*—10 sets of Living Ink at a very discounted price for teachers only. This is the honor system. Includes 10 of each: 2 Living Inks (fast + slow), our Instruction Guide, 5 sheets of high quality Paper, and a Greenhouse to grow and display your masterpieces.

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    LIVING INK *ART PARTY KIT*—10 sets of Living Ink at a great discounted price. Includes 10 of each: 2 Living Inks (fast + slow), our Instruction Guide, 5 sheets of high quality Paper, and a Greenhouse to grow and display your masterpieces.

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    LIVING INK *SHOT AND A BEER*—Join actual scientists and the inventors of Living Ink, Scott and Steve, for a day of learning and beer tasting. We'll start the morning with a shot of algae at the lab while showing you all of our secrets and spend the afternoon touring New Belgium Brewery, Odell's Brewery, and Fort Collins Brewery. (Must get self to Fort Collins, CO, USA)

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    EARLY EARLY OWL LIVING INK—be the very first to get your hands on Living Ink at 45% off retail. Includes 2 Living Inks (fast + slow), our Instruction Guide, 5 sheets of high quality Paper, and a Greenhouse to grow and display your masterpieces.

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    EARLY OWL LIVING INK—be the very first to get your hands on Living Ink at 35% off retail. Includes 2 Living Inks (fast + slow), our Instruction Guide, 5 sheets of high quality Paper, and a Greenhouse to grow and display your masterpieces.

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    LIVING INK—20% off retail. Includes 2 Living Inks (fast + slow), our Instruction Guide, 5 sheets of high quality Paper, and a Greenhouse to grow and display your masterpieces.

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    Pledge $60 or more About $60

    EARLY EARLY OWL LIVING INK *ARTIST EDITION*—45% off retail. For those who dabble in a variety of mediums the Artist Edition includes paintable Living Inks (fast + slow), our Instruction Guide, 2 Paintbrushes, 5 sheets of large format Paper, 2 Living Ink Pens (fast + slow), and a large format Greenhouse to grow and display your masterpieces.

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    EARLY OWL LIVING INK *ARTIST EDITION*—35% off retail. For those who dabble in a variety of mediums the Artist Edition includes paintable Living Inks (fast + slow), our Instruction Guide, 2 Paintbrushes, 5 sheets of large format Paper, 2 Living Ink Pens (fast + slow), and a large format Greenhouse to grow and display your masterpieces.

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