Crowdfunding Chat on Facebook

Just completed our 'live' chat on the Dim Sum Warriors Facebook page about our crowdfunding experience with Kickstarter.  Check it out! Thanks to the over 150 folks who tuned in and to everyone who posted their thoughts! (As you can see from the photo above, Yen and I...

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Turkey Sandwiches? Naaaaah…

By Yen Yen Woo So, it's the day after Thanksgiving. Colin made a healthy steamed tofu with shrimp (because there was so much food at Thanksgiving dinner that we saved this for the day after). And I followed my 3rd aunt's practice of refreshing day-old roast pork... by...

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WE MADE IT – THANKS TO YOU!!!

Thanks to all you wonderful, awesome, generous, beautiful people, we completed our Kickstarter campaign with the ridiculously auspicious figure of $16,688!  Now we're working very hard to make sure all our backers get their exclusive rewards! Thank you, thank you,...

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Dim Sum Style – The Making Of

By Yen Yen Woo So two days ago, we released the video, Dim Sum Style, with the inimitable Colin Goh dancing Gangnam Style because he lost the bet to me that we would raise enough funds for our first goal in the Kickstarter campaign before Nov 19th. Please help us...

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Dim Sum Style!

So... when we started our Kickstarter campaign, I was very skeptical. But Yen was much more upbeat, and so she bet me that if we hit our initial target early, I'd have to do something embarrassing.  Well, I am happy to say that I lost the bet. BUT: I never expected...

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My home-made iPhone tripod

Colin had promised that if we reached 8K through our Kickstarter campaign by November 14th, before the end of the campaign on the 18th, he would dance Gangnam style with Prince Roastpork Bao. So, we reached our first target two days ago. We thought we would get a few...

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WE MADE IT TO 8K ON NOV 8!!!

Wow, we can't explain it, but the Chinese belief that 8 is a lucky number is really proving true for us. On Nov 8, we reached our initial goal of $8,000. Thank you, thank you, thank you!!! We still have a few days left to go, so we're stretching ourselves: will you...

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Queens College Shelter for Sandy Needs Donations

Appeal from Flushing, Queens, New York. About 400 people are at the shelter in Queens College. Many are from the Rockaways in Queens. They need underwear, sweat pants (kids and adults) , socks, and  sanitary napkins. Please drop off donations at the The Fitzgerald...

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Moved to bits!

One of the greatest things about running a Kickstarter campaign is seeing how generous your friends, family, and strangers are in supporting your dream. We are very happy to announce that the single $388 level has been backed. And what makes this backing extra special...

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Hurricane Sandy: How we can all help

When we first heard the warnings from the mayor about Hurricane Sandy, we didn’t take it too seriously. Because we made all the preparations and Hurricane Irene last year really wasn’t that bad. We even launched our Kickstarter campaign at 12 noon on Monday before the...

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GETTING CLOSER…

We'll be making a mammoth announcement on Monday, Oct 29th.  And you're going to be richly rewarded if you tune in! If you want to be reminded by email, click here to sign up!

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WATCH THIS SPACE

So, after being mentioned by Time and the New York Times, we thought it's high time we kicked things up a notch... so we're starting a Kickstarter campaign!  And when it launches, we're going to give away every single episode (AND MORE!) FREE for a limited time.  If...

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New York Comicon: Meet the Small Press

By Rose O'Connor and Yen Yen Woo Comicon NYC has been a blast. Everywhere you turn there is a rush of costumes and sewing wizardry, spectacular artwork and writing, enthusiastic fans, and swag in gigantic Hello Kitty totes. Our booth is positioned in the small press...

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