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a.m: a graphic memoir about autism and trauma

A project in Orlando, FL by Michelle Kudelka

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At 31, I was diagnosed with autism. This is a graphic novel about my early undiagnosed experiences and my life now.
Backers: 90
Average Pledge Per Backer: $42

Funded: $3,800 of $7,000
Dates: Jun 7th -> Jul 30th (54 days)
Project By: Michelle Kudelka
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Latest News

Last Few Hours!

July 30th - via: kickstarter.com
With a little less than 10 hours to go, this campaign is at 50% funded.  I can't believe it made it this far, when I'm not some big name or influencer in the art community. I'm honestly touched that more than 80 people saw this project and said... (Read More)

A Special Gift

July 16th - via: kickstarter.com
With two weeks left to go, I'm honored by all the support a.m. has received. I don't know if we're going to our goal, but we're sure as hell going to try.  As a special thank you to everyone who donates at least $10, I'll be providing the link to... (Read More)

New Add-Ons--Buttons!

July 9th - via: kickstarter.com
With 3 weeks left to go in this campaign, I'm introducing a new add-on option-- pin-back buttons! These 1.25" ASD/ADHD-themed quote buttons are available individually or as a discounted 3-pack.  Mock-Up of 3-Pack packaging  The above mock-up says... (Read More)

Sneak peak at one option of the $100 tier reward sticker sheet.

July 7th - via: kickstarter.com
When I was little, I got a beginner's origami book. I would spend hours, hyper-focused, on folding the paper into animals. It kept me grounded, but also frustrated me. I've always had a hard time with left hand dexterity--I can barely hold a... (Read More)

One month(ish) down, one month to go!

June 30th - via: kickstarter.com
We've reached the 30-days-left mark and I'm so excited by the traction that this lil ol' project has gained. I've been working on some of the more "present day" spreads, and here's a little tidbit for those who want to see how it's going.  Image 1:... (Read More)

End of Week 1!

June 15th - via: kickstarter.com
We finished out the first week of campaigning with 25% funding! Thank you to all our new backers that got us here.  The last two days have been productive for storyboarding. Here's a little peek into behind-the-scenes. I wish I could say I keep a... (Read More)

Our first $1,000!

June 10th - via: kickstarter.com
I'm truly touched by the response, as someone not well-known and working within a very niche community. Self-promotion is difficult as it is, and as, an autistic individual, it is outright exhausting! This milestone has really inspired me to keep... (Read More)

Off to a great start! International shipping now offered

June 8th - via: kickstarter.com
I'm so proud and honored to receive Kickstarter's Project We Love badge on day 2 of this campaign! As a result, I've opened up shipping to international countries. A HUGE thank you to everyone who has come aboard early, and please, if you've... (Read More)

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