"Using Kickstarter To Secure Funding For Your Creative Project" by RedBubble | RedBubble:
Thinking of taking your creative project to the next level but not sure where you’re going to get the funding? In the old days your options may have been limited but now you can take your ideas directly to the masses with sites like Kickstarter.
Kickstarter is a funding platform for creative projects that has enabled hundreds of musicians, artists, designers, technologists, film makers, publishers and other creative people to get their projects off the ground. It’s premise is all or nothing funding. You submit your project idea and if accepted, you have up to 60 days to spread the word and appeal for support in the form of pledges. These pledges can range from a few dollars to sums in the thousands, meaning anyone can help make your idea a reality.