My name is Jessie Jordan, and I have teamed up with one of my heroes to illustrate a children's book about cheetahs! My mission as an illustrator is to celebrate biodiversity, and to inspire global action for wildlife conservation.
I recently had the honor of meeting Dr. Laurie Marker. She is the world leader in cheetah conservation. If you aren't familiar with the incredible work she's doing here's a glimpse:
The book will consist of 10 to 15 illustrations about a cheetah named Chewbaaka, and it's written by Dr. Laurie Marker.
May 2nd, 2016
The children's book is almost complete! There are about 30 completed watercolor paintings so far. We are working on polishing the written content, and possibly adding in a few pages. We hope to give you an official publishing date soon!!!
Check out the rewards for showing your support!
There's original sketches and limited Cats of the World posters. Rewards are shipped out on a weekly basis. If you are donating from outside of the US, I would like to ask for an extra $10 donation to help cover the cost of shipping your rewards internationally.
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