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A funny, magical mermaid book that reflects the power of kids to be wise, loving and kind. Prevents self-hatred & promotes sanity!
A funny, magical mermaid book that reflects the power of kids to be wise, loving and kind. Prevents self-hatred & promotes sanity!
157 backers pledged $15,723 to help bring this project to life.
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    Pledge US$ 5 or more About US$ 5

    Original Art Wallpaper Download

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    • Original art wallpaper download by Esther Samuels-Davis
    • Invitation to Venus Underwater release party
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    Original Song and Wallpaper Download

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    • Original song mp3 by Rachel Panni from "Wisdom Eye Songbook"
    • Original art wallpaper download by Esther Samuels-Davis
    • Invitation to Venus Underwater release party
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    Pledge US$ 25 or more About US$ 25

    Venus Underwater Digital Download

    Digital copy of Venus Underwater: Volumes 1 (Wisdom Eye Songbook) and 2 (Wisdom Eye Storybook)

    Includes:
    • Original art wallpaper download by Esther Samuels-Davis
    • Original song mp3 by Rachel Panni from "Wisdom Eye Songbook"
    • Invitation to Venus Underwater release party
    • "Venus and Her Fly Trip" stickers
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    Good karma tier: donation station!

    This tier has been suggested by our backers! With this pledge, we will DONATE a digital copy of "Venus Underwater" to digital classrooms or online public libraries for kids and families to read for FREE! By sending the book as a digital version, it will make it easier to translate these books into other languages to reach even more kids! Gratitude is the attitude! You will also get a digital copy of the book when it's ready.

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    Venus Underwater Hardcover Copy

    Hardcover copy of Venus Underwater: Volumes 1 (Wisdom Eye Songbook) and 2 (Wisdom Eye Storybook)

    Includes:
    • Original art wallpaper download by Esther Samuels-Davis
    • Original song mp3 by Rachel Panni from "Wisdom Eye Songbook"
    • Invitation to Venus Underwater release party
    • "Venus and Her Fly Trip" stickers
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    Venus Underwater Hardcover Copy & Bag

    - Hardcover copy of Venus Underwater: Volumes 1 (Wisdom Eye Songbook) and 2 (Wisdom Eye Storybook)
    - "Venus and Her Fly Trip" Bag

    Includes:
    • Original art wallpaper download by Esther Samuels-Davis
    • Original song mp3 by Rachel Panni from "Wisdom Eye Songbook"
    • "Venus and Her Fly Trip" stickers
    • Invitation to Venus Underwater release party
    • Mermaid tail mandala bag
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    Venus Underwater Hardcover, Bag & Hat

    - Hardcover copy of Venus Underwater: Volumes 1 (Wisdom Eye Songbook) and 2 (Wisdom Eye Storybook)
    - "Venus and Her Fly Trip" bag
    - "Venus and Her Fly Trip" trucker hat

    Includes:
    • Original art wallpaper download by Esther Samuels-Davis
    • Original song mp3 by Rachel Panni from "Wisdom Eye Songbook"
    • "Venus and Her Fly Trip" stickers
    • Mermaid tail mandala bag
    • Mermaid tail mandala trucker hat
    • Invitation to Venus Underwater release party
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    Art Print: Venus and the Pistil Whipsies

    High quality art print of "Venus and the Pistil Whipsies" by Esther Samuels-Davis (11x14 inches)

    Includes:
    • Venus Underwater Hardcover Copy: Vols 1 & 2
    • Original art wallpaper download by Esther Samuels-Davis
    • Original song mp3 by Rachel Panni from "Wisdom Eye Songbook"
    • "Venus and Her Fly Trip" stickers
    • Mermaid tail mandala bag
    • Mermaid tail mandala trucker hat
    • Invitation to Venus Underwater release party
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    Therapeutic Session & Haiku

    - 90 minute Skype or telephone consultation with Julia Hengst, LMFT about anything you want (mental health, writing, surfing, etc!)
    - PLUS original haiku written just for you by Julia Hengst!

    Includes:
    • Venus Underwater Hardcover Copy: Vols 1 & 2
    • Original art wallpaper download by Esther Samuels-Davis
    • Original song mp3 by Rachel Panni from "Wisdom Eye Songbook"
    • "Venus and Her Fly Trip" stickers
    • Mermaid tail mandala bag
    • Mermaid tail mandala trucker hat
    • Invitation to Venus Underwater release party
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    Limited 3 backers
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    Cooper the Hawk Dreamcatcher & Haiku

    - Cooper the Hawk Dreamcatcher (handmade in Maui with real hawk feathers)
    - PLUS original haiku written just for you by Julia Hengst!

    Includes:
    • Venus Underwater Hardcover Copy: Vols 1 & 2
    • Original art wallpaper download by Esther Samuels-Davis
    • Original song mp3 by Rachel Panni from "Wisdom Eye Songbook"
    • "Venus and Her Fly Trip" stickers
    • Mermaid tail mandala bag
    • Mermaid tail mandala trucker hat
    • Invitation to Venus Underwater release party
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    Limited 2 backers
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    Custom Surfboard Fins & Haiku

    - Choice of 1 surfboard fin with original art by Caity O'Leary:
    Fin 1: "Pistil Whipsies", OR Fin 2: "Pickatail Tree"
    - PLUS original haiku written just for you by Julia Hengst!

    Includes:
    • Venus Underwater Hardcover Copy: Vols 1 & 2
    • Original art wallpaper download by Esther Samuels-Davis
    • Original song mp3 by Rachel Panni from "Wisdom Eye Songbook"
    • "Venus and Her Fly Trip" stickers
    • Mermaid tail mandala bag
    • Mermaid tail mandala trucker hat
    • Invitation to Venus Underwater release party
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    Limited 0 backers
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    Framed Art Print & Haiku

    - Framed high quality art-print of "Venus & the Pistil Whipsies" by Esther Samuels-Davis (11x14 inches) OR "Mermaid Watercolor" by Bliss Griffin (12x12 inches)
    - PLUS original haiku written just for you by Julia Hengst!

    Includes:
    • Venus Underwater Hardcover Copy: Vols 1 & 2
    • Original art wallpaper download by Esther Samuels-Davis
    • Original song mp3 by Rachel Panni from "Wisdom Eye Songbook"
    • "Venus and Her Fly Trip" stickers
    • Mermaid tail mandala bag
    • Mermaid tail mandala trucker hat
    • Invitation to Venus Underwater release party
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    Framed ORIGINAL Art & Haiku

    - Framed original "Mermaid Watercolor" art by Bliss Griffin (12x12 inches)
    - PLUS original haiku written just for you by Julia Hengst!

    Includes:
    • Venus Underwater Hardcover Copy: Vols 1 & 2
    • Original art wallpaper download by Esther Samuels-Davis
    • Original song mp3 by Rachel Panni from "Wisdom Eye Songbook"
    • "Venus and Her Fly Trip" stickers
    • Mermaid tail mandala bag
    • Mermaid tail mandala trucker hat
    • Invitation to Venus Underwater release party
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    Pledge US$ 1,000 or more About US$ 1,000

    MAGICAL MERMAID ARTS SUPPORTER

    - Framed art print of "Venus and the Pistil Whipsies" by Esther Samuels-Davis (11x14 inches) OR "Mermaid Watercolor" by Bliss Griffin (12x12 inches)
    - PLUS original haiku written just for you by Julia Hengst!
    - PLUS name a character in Venus Underwater!

    Includes:
    • Venus Underwater Hardcover Copy: Vols 1 & 2
    • Original art wallpaper download by Esther Samuels-Davis
    • Original song mp3 by Rachel Panni from "Wisdom Eye Songbook"
    • "Venus and Her Fly Trip" stickers
    • Mermaid tail mandala bag
    • Mermaid tail mandala trucker hat
    • Invitation to Venus Underwater release party
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    Ships to Only certain countries
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    FRESHEST CATCH MERMAID BENEFACTOR

    - Framed ORIGINAL art, "Venus and the Pistil Whipsies" by Esther Samuels-Davis (16.5 x 11.75 inches)
    - PLUS original haiku written just for you by Julia Hengst!
    - PLUS name a character in Venus Underwater!

    Includes:
    • Venus Underwater Hardcover Copy: Vols 1 & 2
    • Original art wallpaper download by Esther Samuels-Davis
    • Original song mp3 by Rachel Panni from "Wisdom Eye Songbook"
    • "Venus and Her Fly Trip" stickers
    • Mermaid tail mandala bag
    • Mermaid tail mandala trucker hat
    • Invitation to Venus Underwater release party
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    Limited 0 backers
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    Pledge US$ 5,000 or more About US$ 5,000

    SURF & ART MAUI EXPERIENCE

    In addition to all of the rewards in the $1000 category, we will plan a ridiculously fun 5-day SURF & ART experience for you and up to 3 of your loved ones in collaboration with Maui Surfer Girls. The 5-day excursion will include accommodations and food but not airfare and car rental.

    Includes:
    • Venus Underwater Hardcover Copy: Vols 1 & 2
    • Original art wallpaper download by Esther Samuels-Davis
    • Original song mp3 by Rachel Panni from "Wisdom Eye Songbook"
    • "Venus and Her Fly Trip" stickers
    • Mermaid tail mandala bag
    • Mermaid tail mandala trucker hat
    • Invitation to Venus Underwater release party
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