Brenna Quinlan

is creating Illustrations with a purpose

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Seed

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$3
per month
In the seed tier you'll receive a warm fuzzy feeling inside each time you see one of my drawings, because YOU helped to create them with your support. 

As a seed you'll gain access to the patron-only community, where you'll be able to see secret info about upcoming projects before anyone else does, as well as bits and pieces of behind the scenes footage. 

To make it extra special you'll have access to 10 of my most popular images as high res digital downloads for you to save, print or share online as you wish, and you'll gain automatic access to my quarterly newsletter. 
  • Quarterly newsletter
  • Know what projects I'm working on before anyone else does
  • 10 High-res illustrations
  • Patron-only community

Sprout

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$7
per month
I'm so grateful for all you sprouts out there!

In the sprout tier, you'll gain access to the full archive of my works as high res digital downloads. You can print these for use in your courses, save them as your desktop background, or share them on your social media.

You can also let me know which ideas you've always wanted to see as an illustration - what would inspire people at work, what would be useful for your course, what would be a funny take on one of the big issues? I'll choose the best ones each month to turn into illustrations. If your idea is chosen, I'll tag you in the final image on social media.

As well as the info on upcoming projects that the seed tier have access to, I'll post a bunch of behind the scenes and work in progress content. You'll get to see my studio, my artistic process, as well as footage of Melliodora, the world renowned permaculture property where I live.
  • Illustration recommendations and social media shout outs
  • Work-in-progress/Behind-the-scenes
  • Quarterly newsletter
  • High res digital downloads of full archive of illustrations
  • Patron-only community

Sapling

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$25
per month
Oh how I love my saplings, the precious things that you are. 

As well as the benefits from the other tiers, saplings can submit questions which I will answer in a monthly live streamed walk and talk at Melliodora, the permaculture property (founded by permaculture co-originator David Holmgren) where I live. Questions can be about all things to do with creativity, sustainability, climate positive communication or even more personal stuff. I will be candid and honest, and the video will be for your eyes only.

Saplings go into a quarterly draw to win a signed original post card made out of whichever bits of artworks or drafts that I have in process at the time.

To celebrate our six month anniversary, I will send you a personalised hand drawn 'greebly' (they're the cartoon characters that I draw) that looks just like you!
  • Monthly Q&A walk and talk at Melliodora
  • A personalised cartoon that looks just like you to celebrate our 6 month anniversary
  • Illustration recommendations and social media shout outs
  • Work-in-progress/Behind-the-scenes
  • Chance to win an original postcard every four months
  • Quarterly newsletter
  • High res digital downloads of full archive of illustrations
  • Patron-only community

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About

I wake up every day with the drive to do something to make the world a better place. For me, that something is done through my hand painted watercolours. And it's people like you (and chickens like Dazzle - see the video above) who help to make this happen.

I live at Melliodora, the permaculture property created by the co-founder of permaculture David Holmgren and his partner Su Dennett on Dja Dja Wurrung country in Central Victoria. The few of us who live there strive to live in the most sustainable way we can - we grow most of our food, we produce almost no waste, we regenerate the gullies and the forest around us, we build soil, we milk goats, and we swap produce, meals and stories with the broader community. It's a beautiful way to live and it allows me to truly live what I draw.

By supporting me you are helping an independent artist to create free educational and inspirational resources about climate change, social justice, environmentalism and sustainability. Most people are visual learners, which is why we relate to and remember visual information better than any other kind. Our most treasured memories are made of images - think of those happy family gatherings or of your favourite childhood adventure - and pictures influence how we see the world.

Your support allows me to do what I love - interpreting the biggest issues of our time into empowering watercolour illustrations that inspire hope and action in as many people as possible. We need some positivity in the world, and I'm so happy you're coming along for the ride. 


Questions? Here are some answers:

How do I get on board?
Click on a tier that suits you on this very page. 

Do I have to do anything if I sign up?
You decide how you participate - you can observe from a distance, or you get really involved in the community, it's entirely up to you. 

Can I stop donating in the future if I can't afford it?
Yes of course, you can cancel or change your pledge amount at any time, no questions asked. 

Can support you with a one-off donation instead?
Yes, you sure can. I accept donations through my PayPal.Me account. Simply type paypal.me/BrennaQuinlan into your browser then follow the prompts. Feel free to email me if you have any questions.

What's with the US dollars thing?
Patreon lists everything in US dollars on the website, but they accept payments from any currency.

What if I want to support more than the highest tier?
Well...that's very lovely of you. You can elect to donate whatever amount you would like to in the check out process, and then I'll bake you a really nice thank you cake or something (like, a REALLY nice thank you cake).

I've got more questions
Send me an email to [email protected] and let's chat.
By becoming a patron, you'll instantly unlock access to 4 exclusive posts
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By becoming a patron, you'll instantly unlock access to 4 exclusive posts
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