JazWings’ Monthly Fave Finds

JazWings’ Monthly Fave Finds

Hello everyone and welcome back to our “Monthly Fave Finds” blog series where we feature our three favorite finds on the internet. We spotlight some cool new Kickstarter campaigns, up-and-coming artist or projects, and our favorite JazWings ideas. Follow along while we uncover some pretty amazing people and projects! First up, we have “Empires of the Void II,” a Kickstarter campaign created by Ryan Laukat that launched February 27th. Just 7 days into the campaign, they have already met and…

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Finding Motivation – Q&A with Celina Frenn (Creator of Bunny Ninja)

Finding Motivation – Q&A with Celina Frenn (Creator of Bunny Ninja)

This week JazWings reached out to Celina, the creator of Bunny Ninja, for our weekly inspiration. Read her exclusive interview below and get to know her creative journey.   Tell us a little bit about your experience as an animation writer. A lot of my job is staring at walls, playing with action figures or looking at a computer screen, trying to piece together stories or characters. If I look spaced out, chances are I am hard at work, mapping…

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JazWings’ Monthly Fave Finds

JazWings’ Monthly Fave Finds

Hello everyone and welcome to our new “Monthly Fave Finds” blog series where we will be featuring our three favorite finds on the internet. We wanted the chance to bring light to new Kickstarter campaigns, up and coming artist or projects, and our favorite JazWings ideas. Follow along while we uncover some pretty amazing people and projects!   First up, we have “Mythic Legions series 2: Advent of Decay,” a Kickstarter campaign that launched January 27th, created by the guys…

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How to reach voting success: Tips from a JazWings Creator that reached 100% in only 4 days! – PART FOUR

How to reach voting success: Tips from a JazWings Creator that reached 100% in only 4 days! – PART FOUR

Welcome back to this guest post series from Monique Givens, one of the talented creators who participated in JazWings! To read Part One, click here, Part Two, click here, or Part Three, click here. ~The JazWings Team   Time and Strategy Tips Some final tips: strategize when you message people. Gauge when people are up in the morning, off for lunch, and back home for dinner. These are the best times to message them, but they certainly don’t have to…

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How to reach voting success: Tips from a JazWings Creator that reached 100% in only 4 days! – PART THREE

How to reach voting success: Tips from a JazWings Creator that reached 100% in only 4 days! – PART THREE

Welcome back to this guest post series from Monique Givens, one of the talented creators who participated in JazWings! To read Monique’s previous post about sharing your idea with friends and family, click here, or to read about making your idea page appealing, click here. ~The JazWings Team   Grassroots Campaign For my “grassroots campaign” I did exactly what it implies: I went back to my roots. I reached out to elementary, middle, and high school friends on Facebook. Due to Facebook’s…

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How to reach voting success: Tips from a JazWings Creator that reached 100% in only 4 days! – PART TWO

How to reach voting success: Tips from a JazWings Creator that reached 100% in only 4 days! – PART TWO

Welcome back to this guest post series from Monique Givens, one of the talented creators who participated in JazWings! To read Monique’s previous post about making your idea page appealing, click here. ~The JazWings Team   Friends and Family A week before you upload your idea, notify all of your friends and family on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Snapchat, Twitter, etc. that you’ll be uploading your idea to the JazWings platform. By letting your family and friends know of this opportunity…

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How to reach voting success: Tips from a JazWings Creator that reached 100% in only 4 days! – PART ONE

How to reach voting success: Tips from a JazWings Creator that reached 100% in only 4 days! – PART ONE

We hope you enjoy this guest post series from Monique Givens, one of the talented creators who participated in JazWings! ~The JazWings Team~ So you’ve got a great idea and you’ve uploaded it to JazWings. Before you can move on to the other JazWings phases, you first have to conquer step one: the support phase. This is where you have to make your idea shine so bright that people flock to your idea’s voting page and cast their five star…

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JazWings.com Relaunches With New Platform

JazWings.com Relaunches With New Platform

Hi all! Notice something different? The JazWings team is so excited to share our new and improved platform with you! We’ve been working hard over the past few months to bring you a site with better tools and features to exponentially improve user experience. We kind of think we look better, too! I invite you to explore our new site and learn more about who we are and what we do. From our “Make It Real” video to our “Jazwares…

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VP of JazWings visits Lehigh University

VP of JazWings visits Lehigh University

On August 11th, our VP Karen Kilpatrick visited Lehigh University for “Demo Day,” the showcase for student inventions and concepts from Baker Institute for Entrepreneurship, Creativity and Innovation’s summer program “Launch Bay C.”   Launch Bay C is a competitive and selective, full-time, 10 week summer program, open to all Lehigh University students regardless of their major, year, and academic background. It offers students the opportunity to immerse themselves in a culture of creativity, innovation and entrepreneurial thinking. Past participants have…

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Q&A Series with OTIS Winners: Sunghwa Lee

Q&A Series with OTIS Winners: Sunghwa Lee

JazWings caught up with Sunghwa Lee, the creator behind PuppeTale. She was the third student to reach voting success and is also a recent Otis College of Arts and Design graduate. With the next step of panel approval on its way we wanted to reach out to Sunghwa to answer some questions exclusively for our community members.   At what age did you decide you wanted to be a Toy Designer? It started 11 years ago with the desire of…

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