Edgar Allan Poe illustrated "Ravings of love & death"

A project in Barcelona, Spain by David G. Forés and Play Attitude

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An anthology for Edgar Allan Poe lovers, fully illustrated by David G. Forés. Two years of ravings in a deluxe & limited Ed. Art Book.
Backers: 985
Average Pledge Per Backer: $89

Funded: $87,530 of $58,000
Dates: Mar 18th -> Apr 16th (29 days)
Project By: David G. Forés and Play Attitude
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Special thanks from David G. Forés ;)

April 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear backers, supporters and friends, Kickstarter it's been amazing with all of you. We want to thank you in a special way, and that's why we ask you to watch the following video. We have to admit that David didn't want to upload it nor share it. But... (Read More)

New stretch goal: If we reach the 86,000$...

April 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello supporters, It's less than 24 hours to finish the project. Thank you so much to all of you, who are following the project and commenting on it! You are making this experience something really special for us and so great! - We've reached the... (Read More)

Interview with Carlos Ruiz (the designer)

April 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello supporters, You met Teo Grimalt some days ago, and I didn't want to finish the Kickstarter (snif, snif) without introducing you to Carlos Ruiz, the one in charge of the design and integration of the stories and the illustrations. Here's is the... (Read More)

More units of ALMOST GROTESQUE ;) + Reflection + New Stretch Goal

April 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Wowww! Amazing, guys! Firstly, I come with some news regarding the rewards. EXTRA 7 UNITS - ALMOST GROTESQUE ;) After some mails and requests received from you, we've seen you love the handmade binding. We've been talking with the artisan, and she... (Read More)

New reward: Almost Grotesque ;)

April 12th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everybody! We know that you love the handmade binding for your comments and mails, and we've decided to include a new reward that includes the handmade binding.  The new one is called ALMOST GROTESQUE ;) for a pledge $430 or more, that... (Read More)

A glimpse at the creative process

April 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Guys, this is a dream… within a dream!  Since the beginning I wanted to tell you about the creative process of illustrating, and now, that I am a bit more relieved with the funding goal achieved, I felt like was the moment for it ;)  As Poe did,... (Read More)

You have made it possible! We've reached the funding goal!

April 11th - via: kickstarter.com
What can I say? Thanks, many thanks... my deeply gratitude to you, who trusted on this project since the very beginning, and who thought it was possible, and pledged for it! You all know it's my first kickstarter, and it has been amazing! We were... (Read More)

The Stretch goal is here!

April 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everybody, Seems that this project will have a happy ending!, and I am coming with great news for the last days. In answer to your requests, I've just add some units of the limited edition rewards:  Grotesque ($600): The LAST EXTRA UNIT with... (Read More)

Thank you so much + Dead Synchronicity

April 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello supporters, You can't imagine how happy we are to see what happened yesterday. Seems that you liked yesterday's update with the details of the handmade binding. I know maybe you were waiting for the details earlier but a Kickstarter is... (Read More)

Details of the handmade binding

April 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everybody, Today I come with really special news:THE DETAILS OF THE HANDMADE BINDING If you are thinking on pledge for the “Grotesque” (limited to 4 units) or you’ve already pledged for the “Nevermore” and “The Masquerade” this is... (Read More)

Bonus + Quote + Answer to yesterday's challenge

April 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello supporters, Today I come with some candies :) Firstly the BONUS: We've received some requests from you to include the PDF with the physical rewards, and that is what we are going to do. ... (Read More)

Read Poe and ...

April 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everybody, I'm so happy today, because we have already funded the 70% of the project, thanks to you!!! I just want to share with you my passion for Poe. Here is an image I created a while ago that describes really well the feelings when... (Read More)

Composers inspired by Poe's work

April 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everybody, Thanks a lot for your support, we are doing a lot of effort to make it funded. Now it's already 69%, but time goes fast, and we can't lose a minute to promote it and make it happen. Even though, I would like to dedicate some minutes to... (Read More)

David's graphic references for 'Ravings of love & death'

April 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everybody, When people ask me about my graphic and visual references, I always get stuck at the answer… Sincerely, I’ve got so many of them! I am a great admirer of painters from late 18th - beginning of 19th century such as Alphonse... (Read More)

Interview with Teo Grimalt (the composer)

April 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everybody, Everyday is going better and better... almost at the 60% of our funding goal! Yeah! Now that you’ve enjoyed the poem of 'Annabel Lee' blended with the song 'Belle and me', we want you to know a bit more about the composer.  Teo... (Read More)

Inside the book: Titles & Stories

April 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everybody, Today's update is about the titles of the stories, and might be useful as well to remind you all the stories and poems contained on Ravings of love & death. Carlos Ruiz has designed the book and, according to my point of view,... (Read More)

We've reached the halfway! 14 days to go!

March 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear backers, supporters & friends, We are so excited because today... we've reached the halfway!  That means $29,000! Wow, wow and wow! It's already an achievement, but we won't stop here, we will go until the end! Many thanks for having... (Read More)

My beautiful Annabel Lee: Original Soundtrack details

March 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello supporters, I'm feeling romantic today... and I wanted to share with you a video of the poem ‘Annabel Lee’ with my illustrations on the background, and blended with the song 'Belle and me' composed by Teo Grimalt. I hope you'll appreciate... (Read More)

Inside the collector's kit: Sketchbook details

March 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everybody! Today I come with more details of the goodies included on the rewards. On the first picture you’ll find the cover of the sketchbook, in a black paper with a white die-cutting of Edgar Allan Poe. Moreover I’ll do it with rounded... (Read More)

New reward + 20 extra Perverseness Edition (dedicated)

March 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey hey hey, We are so happy to see that the project is going better day-by-day. Many thanks to all of you for backing & sharing it, and for make us believe that THIS IS POSSIBLE!!!!  We have got some news about the rewards ;)  Yesterday was... (Read More)

Stretch goal + Extra Reward to the collector's kit

March 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello supporters, We are doing well, but it's still a long way until we'll get the necessary funding. We need a bit more of push to make it possible, and that's why we want to ask for something and give you another thing in exchange. We want to ask... (Read More)

Change in the pledge for the "Insane Edition" + Thanks again

March 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello supporters, I guess you’ve noticed we added a new reward of $49 that contains exactly the same than the previous one from $40. Here is the explanation: The pledge for the “Insane Edition” was $49 from the beginning, but we did a typing... (Read More)

Thank you to the first backers + Challenge on Instagram

March 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone, Third day and more than $4.000. I want to believe that it will go slowly but surely ;) Thank you so much for trusting us! We are so happy to see the compliments you are sending us about the project... WOW. It's impossible to express... (Read More)

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