How to Support Us
Great news! You can help Flint & Feather continue to create new music and share it with new audiences through a number of important ways.
First off, you can stay in touch with us on a regular basis. We love hearing from our supporters, and we really appreciate your encouragement and hearing your ideas.
You can also let us know about performance opportunities in your region. As performing artists we depend on connecting with new audiences - and your suggestions are a really big help!
Finally, you can contribute a one-time, yearly, or monthly contribution as a patron. All funds received will go towards helping us pursue our musicianary calling and assisting with the general expenses related to being full-time touring performing artists, songwriters, and parents.
Example of required expenses each year:
Recording, mixing, and mastering 4-6 songs ($4,500-8,000)
Regular tour vehicle maintenance ($1,500)
Emergency tour vehicle fund ($1,500)
Annual tour fuel, parking, tolls, and BC ferries ($2,500-3,000)
Tour vehicle insurance ($1,000)
Travel insurance ($600-850)
Artist website ($150)
AMA membership ($100)
Childcare for performances ($500-1000)
Example of additional expenses we hope to fund:
Portable touring PA system ($1,250-2,000) **Self-Funded!! :)
Basic recording equipment for music room ($1,500-2,500)
Safe and reliable tour vehicle ($15,000-20,000) **Self-Funded!! :)
AC Unit for current tour vehicle ($250-500)
Part-time tour assistant/intern ($50/day of tour)
Music publicist ($2,500-3,500/campaign)
Equipment insurance ($500/year)
Instrument insurance ($1,200/year)
Instrument upgrade ($2,500+)