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I am a nature artist and ocean lover. I create unique, abstract art inspired by my pressed seaweed collages. Read more

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I am a nature artist and ocean lover. I create unique, abstract art inspired by my pressed seaweed collages.

About this project

About SeaweedArt

I create a line of printed greeting by pressed seaweed collages. Currently I have two sets of assorted designs and I would like to expand my product offerings to include prints for home decor, holiday themed cards, journals and other stationery items. SeaweedArt was recently featured in the Santa Cruz Sentinel. 

Here are some greeting card designs I have planned for the holidays-- a "sea lettuce" Christmas tree and a "kelp" menorah. To create them I pressed seaweed onto paper, took a photograph and then digitally enhanced it to make it look like a tree or menorah. To learn more about how to press seaweed, please click here.

I need funding for product development that will cover the cost of graphic design, website development and printing. 

If I reach my goal of $15,000, the money will be spent as follows:

  • $3000 for graphic design
  • $3000 for website development
  • $9000 for printing

Below are examples of my original presssed SeaweedArt collages that will be given as rewards in exchange for your pledges. 

Set of 4 matted originals 

Set of 2 matted originals

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Rewards

  • You selected
    $1 reward

    3 backers

    You will receive a Thank You message on my blog with a mention of your name and a link to your website.

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  • You selected
    $25 reward

    8 backers

    Receive a SeaweedArt greeting card suitable for framing.

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  • You selected
    $50 reward

    5 backers

    Receive a set of six SeaweedArt greeting cards.

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  • You selected
    $100 reward

    4 backers

    Receive two sets of six SeaweedArt greeting cards, one set each from the Tidepool and Pleasure Point assortments.

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  • You selected
    $250 reward

    1 backer

    Receive an original matted SeaweedArt pressed seaweed collage.

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  • You selected
    $500 reward

    2 backers

    Receive a set of two original matted SeaweedArt pressed seaweed collages.

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  • You selected
    $1,000 reward

    0 backers

    Receive a set of four original matted SeaweedArt pressed seaweed collages.

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Funding period

- (45 days)