Project name: CRNFT
Author name and contact info: @crnft
I understand that I will be required to provide additional KYC information to the Optimism Foundation to receive this grant: [Yes]
L2 recipient address: 0x47CEE63b7CAd5583171AFe378C75E36D9D46C90c
Which Voting Cycle are you applying for? : cycle 8
Grant category: NFT
CRNFT is an "Upwork’’ for NFT and metaverse-related services. We aim to create services on-chain through a platform curated by its members. We provide innovative solutions for brands entering the digital world and our ultimate goal is to build bridges between art, fashion, and architecture.
- Website: https://www.crnft.art
- Twitter: https://twitter.com/crnftart
- Discord/Discourse/Community: http://discord.gg/FSNUuR96ak
Additional team member info :
Punk 9269 Marek Bardzinski
Founder of SMS.API (European Twilio) acquired by Link Mobility.
Founder of 2FAS system for password-less integrations (1Mil users)
CEO of Wellcome Home
Jacob Gorajek | CPO
Inventor of UnStock which is now part of the Slidely Family. The idea was backed by Netflix co-founder Mitch Lowe, who became the company’s advisor from the first days.
Please link to any previous projects the team has meaningfully contributed to:
Lukas Chmiel Inc
Competitors, peers, or similar projects
Is/will this project be open-sourced? Yes
Optimism native?: Yes
Date of deployment/expected deployment on Optimism:
February 1st, 2023
Ecosystem Value Proposition:
we disrupt the creative service industry by eliminating centralized agencies and making one protocol for all.
we develop sustainable solutions for creating content.
we help web 2.0 creators bootstrap their web 3.0 projects and crowdfund them with community
our advisors are top-tier consultants in art, fashion, tech, and architecture.
we’ve been working as freelancers, and producers for over 2 decades, so we know all of the current flaws in the system.
Number of OP tokens requested: 1,000,000
Did the project apply for or receive OP tokens through the Foundation Partner Fund?: No
Proposal for token distribution:
- 500k OP awarded to cover a brand new MVP on Optimism
- 300k OP awarded to cover the marketing of the platform
- 200k OP awarded to cover onboarding of top 1000 creatives in the United States ( multi-disciplinary artists)
MVP - up to 2 months from receiving the fund
Onboarding 1000 creatives within 1 year.
- Why will incentivized users and liquidity on Optimism remain after incentives dry up?
We will estabilish a demand for services on-chain. For example Digital Fashion brands need UGC content that can be produced on-chain with photographers from our platform.