1 year of full-time Art!

$520 of $12,000 goal

Raised by 6 people in 38 months
Hey everyone. I'm a family man, and an aspiring illustrator, sequential artist, and comic creator from Henderson, Nevada. I'm hoping to raise the funds to make a complete career and life change for my family and I.  It would make all the difference in the world to have a full year where I only need to maintain one day-job, which would allow me the time to draw, and show at conventions and art shows. 
     For the last three years I have been building a group of customers for my art, and I've given out hundreds of free full-page sketches, all while working a full-time job to support my family. Things were going in a great direction and I was starting to get some very positive attention. Just as I was building some momentum, the wheels fell off the wagon. 
     Last July I was laid-off from my job and from then until 3/15 I was in a constant scramble to provide for my family. Needless to say there was very little time for art. Since March I've been working two jobs to keep afloat and drawing at night after the kids go to bed. I'm just looking for a chance to do what I'm supposed to be doing.  

Thank you for any help you can provide. 
Joseph Garcia


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Thank you so much to everyone who
contributed or shared this campaign! Over the last few years I have secured a reliable and steady source of income and am back on my feet and producing art regularly. Thank you for your generosity and your time.

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Hey Everyone! I just set a bunch of reward levels for donations! The closer we get, the more free art I can share!
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Hey everyone! I just added some rewards for donations, and I'll be adding more tonight! Thanks again!
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$520 of $12,000 goal

Raised by 6 people in 38 months
Created June 12, 2015
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Stephen Escudero
38 months ago

He drew the ultimate Kurt Russell for me and his art deserves a chance to grow and prosper.

Kris Austen Radcliffe
38 months ago

Thank you, Joe, for your stellar dragon artwork for my books!

Simon Crowley
38 months ago

Rock on!

Craig and Melissa Hunsicker
38 months ago

Know that we have always been and will always be here for you brother! We love you!

Norman Wood
38 months ago

I fully understand your pain

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