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Vernacular architecture in many African countries is disappearing. I want to document the vernacular architecture of Malawi, Lesotho and Swaziland.
Jon Twingi
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Beaufort, South Carolina
United States
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raised by 54 people in 1 month
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$40,000 USD goal
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This campaign ended on August 12, 2014
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  • $10USD

    I will send you a picture of a vernacular structure from my field research. This picture will be a one of a kind just for you.

    1 claimed
  • $20USD

    I will send you a personal email from the field with a big thank you plus an update on how the project is going.

    3 claimed
  • $30USD

    Who doesn't enjoy finding a personal note in their mailbox? I bet you will be the only one on your block receiving a hello and project update from Africa.

    6 claimed
  • $75USD

    14 stunning photos of African vernacular architecture with dates noted of important cultural events in the countries that I document.

    1 claimed
  • $125USD
    E book

    I will create an E book that contains maps, sketches, pictures and analysis of this data. This data will be presented in a much different fashion then the web page.

    5 claimed
  • $200USD

    A personal 9" x 12" watercolor of a vernacular structure, suitable for framing.

    2 claimed
  • $400USD

    I will send you a beautiful batik (roughly 40" x 60") created by an African artist. I will have it personally created to include vernacular structures.

    0 claimed
  • $600USD
    Photo and wood frame

    I will send you a 8-1/2" x 11" black and white photograph of a vernacular structure with a wood frame that is carved by an African artist (glass not included).

    0 claimed
  • $1,000USD

    You truly appreciate African vernacular architecture. I will profile you on the web page. Also the Ebook will be printed and sent along with a chess set (designed by you) carved by an African artist. From the field I will give you constant updates through Skype, email, letters and postcards.

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