Title: NEAR DIGITALFASHION DAO - FUNDING PROPOSAL FOR October and November-
In Regards To The New KPI by HoM
- Accounts retention after 1/2/4/8 weeks — the percentage of accounts who continue interacting on the chain over a given time period.
- Onboarding campaigns that results to adoption of Near has always been our priority in all our Dao activities and proposed events. Before this said date, our Dao has onboarded over 80 creatives, over 80 new Wallets has been activated and 60% of this said number of accounts has been interesting on Near through several DApps. In regards to our proposed activities and events in this Funding Round, 100 accounts ovey the period of 8 weeks will be activated and 90% of the said number will continue interacting on the chain and that will be achieved through the Digital Fashion wearables and collectables NFTs Campaign and the DigitalFashion Dao Minsta engagement on IRL event in which on-chain numbers report will be gotten based on our Dao Mintbase smart contract.
- Account acquisition cost - budget divided by the number of accounts interacting through the funded initiative.
- The total funded budget of proposed initiative is $2700 and if divided by the number of new accounts that will be interacting out the funding round is = $2700÷100= $27
Median number of dApps used by P95 accounts retained for 1+ week
Number of accounts retained for
1+ week using at least three DApps.
Digital Fashion wearables and collectables NFTs Campaign and Bounty were new NFT artists will be onboarded and encouraged to mint their works on mintbase.
Mint Moments in our IRL events on our Dao minsta on mintbase smart contract
2: Astro Dao
- Proposing a weekly poll on Astro DAO regarding challenges or decisions needed to be taken in order to take our Dao to the next level. Our onchain members casting their votes on the poll to help the Dao make reasonable decisions and as well engage our ASTRO Dao onchain members in interating on Astro DAO on-chain activities.
A post recorded video production of our IRL event will be premiere on Nearhub with the collaboration of any of the Daos who has their own space on Nearhub. This will engage our newly onboarded community members to interact on Nearhub in other to check out the post recorded production of our IRL event.
The Number of accounts that will be retained for
1+ week using at least three dApps will be 90+ interacting Accounts.
- Social engagement score -
- Content and Social media stats:
Our DAO has only hosted one event, sponsored by NEAR foundation. In the course of the event, we have 220 new followers on all platforms, 4 videos on YouTube, 10 wearable NFTs which was minted on our mintbase store and as of date we have:-
- 14 wearable NFTs
- logo bounty that engaged over 17 community members
- 10 Near social followers
- 150 - 176 Instagram followers
- 63 - 81 followers on Twitter
- 16 - 42 Facebook followers
- 74 - 82 members on Telegram
- 6 - 24 YouTube Subscribers with about 80 views
- 8 - 24 On-chain members on Astro DAO, 4 Council Members with over 98 Votes Casted on Astro.
Near DigitalFashion Dao linktree link
1. BACKGROUND INFORMATION
Near Digital Fashion Dao is a community of fashion designers and craft makers in Web3 Ecosystem collaborating with each other to develop digital arts and fashion crafts as a wearable NFTs and as well educating other Fashion designers and craft makers who are still operating in web2 the need and benefits of switching to Web3 in this digital art revolution and onboarding them into Near Ecosystem.
More about our Introduction post is on this link
August Event Report
NEAR DIGITALFASHION DAO PURPOSE
Our purpose is creating a collaborative environment where digital fashion designers, NFT artists and craft makers in Web3 will work hand in hand in educating, devoloping and sensitizing each other in innovative ways and as a result creating digital fashion arts and crafts as wearable NFTs and as well promoting and expanding the Near Ecosystem.
- Why my team is the best for the funds:
My team are experts in their verious field and specializations.
The Style Herbalist ( @styleherbalist ):
Ojukwu Johnson as known as THE STYLE HERBALIST is co-founder of Near DigitalFashion Dao, a web3 fashion designer and a fashion stylist
https://twitter.com/Style_herbalist?t=s54tiQzfI8TRr2q0F2FFzw&s=09 A professional Digital fashion illustrator and an event promoter, he has been into the industry since 2012, He is the creative director of a fashion brand based in Abuja, Nigeria.
Ojukwu Johnson has been building in Near Ecosystem since may 2022 and has been collaborating with other creatives and DAOs to activate the presence of Fashion in Near Ecosystem and in few months here in Near Community, he has been an active member and have onboarded nothing less than 80 creatives…
Ojukwu Johnson | Near Social
Mr Pallo ( @Pallo ):
Pallo Anthony https://twitter.com/pallojnr?t=aeJZr1w75_QSChl4LzF2xQ&s=09 A Graphic Designer, 3D Modeling expert and Brand Identity Designer. He is the Creative Designer at ROOTED EMPIRE, an agency that helps bring visibility to others and passing the right information through Graphics, Printing and Branding.
He has hosted a fashion event with his team, theme ANKARA CONCERT and it was aimed at showcasing the beauty of fashion and also creating a connection between fashion designers his city. it was a success and our aim was achieved. He is the Co-founder of Near DigitalFashion Dao and has been building in Near Ecosystem since 2022.
Victor Dimgba ( @Spensx ):
Victor Dimgba is a highly skilled and creative graphics designer with over half a decade of experience in the industry. Specializing in all Niche of Graphics Design (Brand Identity, Event Branding, UI/UX etc.) https://instagram.com/design.by.dimgba?igshid=MzRlODBiNWFlZA== Victor has a keen eye for detail and a passion for bringing brands to life through visually stunning designs. With a portfolio showcasing a diverse range of projects, from Product designs to Brand identity designs.
Victor has a proven track record of delivering high-quality work that exceeds clients’ expectations. In addition to design expertise, Victor is also skilled in diverse Industry base programs such as; Adobe Suite, Figma, etc. making them a valuable asset to any design team. Whether working on print or digital projects, Victor is dedicated to producing visually impactful designs that communicate a clear message and leave a lasting impression.
Beatrice Luna ( @Beatrice ):
Beatrice Luna is professional body art artist, a Digital art enthusiast, who also does digital marketing as a side hustle, she has been in this Ecosystem since September 2022 and has been active and as well contributing to the Ecosystem.
- Achievement information about the DAO
Near DigitalFashion Dao has been funded only once by NF and has executed only one project which was on September 2022 before there was a pause on funding. Despite all the challenges and set back in the past few months in the Ecosystem, our Dao has strive to remain focus on it vision and purpose as the only Dao that has been directing it efforts and funding to activate the presence of Fashion in Near Ecosystem.
September 2022 happens to be first time we executed a project as a new Dao after been approved by the moderators, on that course we started on a good note by organizing Digital Fashion Workshop and masterclass, introduce our Dao and build our own community in Near Ecosystem. We onboarded 10 creatives who had little or no knowledge about web3 or Near Protocol, we sensitize them and taught them the digital tools/softwares they need to know in order to practice digital fashion, we as well guide them through how they can maximize the Near Ecosystem and it DApps like Mintbase where they can mint their designs as wearable NFTs.
As a result of the workshop, 10 participants who attended the 2 days workshop were able to design 1 digital fashion art on their own. This 10 designs in total which has been minted mintbase store.
On the 26th of August 2023, hosting a non-funded onboarding campaign. In the course of the event 20 new NEARians were onboarded and 20 new active Wallets were created.
As a growing Dao that has been working very hard to build it community in Near Ecosystem, our social media community in all platforms has increased from 250 to 422+ and has onboarded over 50+ new NEARians.
- Genre - What category does your DAO fall under
Near DigitalFashion Dao main goal is creating a collaborative environment in Near Ecosystem where digital fashion designers, NFT artists and craft makers in Web3 will work hand in hand in educating, devoloping and sensitizing each other. Since the creation of the DAO we have onboarded more than 50 New NEARians and educate them on the advantage of Web3, Crypto and why they should operate under the NEAR Ecosystem.
On 26th of August 2023 we organize a non funded onboarding campaign in collaboration with FESTAFRQ, and we end up onboarding over 20 New NEARians and active Wallets. We will continue to onboard a great number of people and move them from web2 Creatives to Web3 Creatives.
Fashion and it industry is our main focus, hosting Web3 fashion events and activities and creating self sustainibilty platforms for digital fashion designers and NFT artists to make money for themselves through engaging them on activities that will challenge them to improve on their crafts.
Our dao will be hosting our first ever metaverse event in Nearhub. We will be hosting Near Fashion Week in Nearhub in collaboration with Nearhub team and as well real life fashion events to draw the attention of web2 fashion designers to Near Community.
- 3 Quarters Roadmap 2023/2024
In the quest to activate the presence of Fashion in Near Ecosystem and as well achieve our goals and targets with the new Guidelines of CDAO.
Building a very large and creative digital fashion community with Near active Wallets in the Ecosystem is our focus. Staging a marketable activities that will help sell our community members wearable NFTs through Mintbase and Paras. And Hosting and Partnering with real life fashion shows/events that will enable our Dao self sustainability though IRL crypto event ticketing, Onchain data activities and creating a DApp that will encourage, engage and inspire digital artists and fashion designers.
For the purpose of transparency, immutability, and decentralized record-keeping, for managing and operating a Dao as an LLC. Near DigitalFashion DAO Will be creating a Digital smart contract with
https://otoco.io/ for LLC legal wrapper.
we will be working towards growing our community, in so doing staging a heavy online campaign for digital fashion designers and NFT artists, encouraging them and guiding them on the reasons they should start building on Near Ecosystem. We will not just preach the gospel of Near to them, we will as well engage them with our community bounties that they will be minting on verious Near DApps and supporting them with grants and rewards. This will as well be of benefit to the internal and external communities in Near Ecosystem.
Web2 fashion designers and creatives will not be left out. Digitalfashion Dao will be Partnering with FESTIVAL AFRICA(FESTAFRQ) festivalafrica.net An international organization that hosts one of the biggest fashion festival in Nigeria, this organization has a large community of fashion designers and creative in other creative industries. This partnership will encourage our Dao self sustainability though IRL crypto event TICKETING and registration, increase our onchain data and activities, creating of more NFTs through designers minting their collections and attendees minting their moments throughout the festival.
Building an active community is one of our focus. In so doing in this quarter we focus on impacting more technical and Web3 knowledge to newly onboarded members of our community by organizing both online and offline workshop and masterclass in that effect.
Our primary goal which is ultimately providing a valuable platform for digital artists and fashion designers on NEAR Blockchain. We will embark on developing a DApp called NEARIANSPHERE with the support of Developer Dao.
NEARIANSPHERE will be a decentralized application (DApp) built on the NEAR Blockchain designed specifically for digital artists and fashion designers. It serves as a unique and innovative platform for creators to showcase their work, connect with their audience, and monetize their talents. Users will be able to subscribe to each other channels on daily, weekly, monthly basis on a regulated Near blockchain smart contract to check out each other works to get inspired and as well get encouraged…
In summary, NEARIANSPHERE solves problems related to content discovery, collaboration, encouragement, financial support, and transparency within the Web3 ecosystem. It empowers digital artists and fashion designers to thrive in a decentralized, creative community while fostering an environment of inspiration and mutual support. Overall, NEARIANSPHERE addresses the need for a secure, transparent, and inspiring platform for digital artists and fashion designers to showcase their work, monetize their talents, and connect with a global community of enthusiasts. By utilizing the NEAR Blockchain, it leverages the advantages of blockchain technology to provide a reliable and user-centric experience for creators and subscribers alike.
For more details about NEARIANSPHERE check out the link
This will promote our community to possibly self sustainability. And Collaboration with CDAO and other Daos under CDAO, understanding their events and Dao activities requirements and possible integration of NEARIANSPHERE DApp.
In this quarter we will be hosting our first ever metaverse showcase in Nearhub, working closely with @jefedeoro and other Nearhub technical team. engaging digital fashion designers in our community to participate and as well engaging them with bounties and grants to support their skills and Digital crafts.
Execute a marketing plan to promote NEARIANSPHERE to the digital art and fashion communities. Explore partnerships with digital artists and fashion influencers to showcase the platform. Monitor user engagement and make iterative improvements based on user feedback.
Also in this quarter there will be massive online publicity growth in all our Social Media pages, as we will be gaining nothing less than 10,000 followers all across our Social Media platforms.
- DAO’s Milestones for proposal
Milestones for Legal Wrapper:
- Creating a Digital smart contract with
- Decentralized record-keeping.
Milestones for Digital Fashion NFT Campaign and Bounty:
- Create and minting over 30 NFTs in four weeks of the campaign.
- onboarding over 30 NFT artists and designers.
- Activating 30 New Near wallets.
- Digital Fashion bounty that engage our community in creating more NFTs.
- Hosting a weekly Twitter space and inviting digital fashion creators on Twitter.
- Creating a publicity channels and materials to draw online traffic that will enable digital fashion designers and artists join our Twitter space and community calls.
- Hosting community calls on telegram
Milestones for minsta IRL event “Mint moments at Abuja Fashion Festival 2023”
- onboarding at least 50 creatives and fashion enthusiasts into Near Ecosystem.
- Activating at least 50 new Near wallets.
- Minting over 100 moments from different attendees of Abuja Fashion Festival 2023
- Showcasing Designers minting over 20 NFTs
Legal Wrapper for DigitalFashion Dao
For the purpose of transparency, immutability, and decentralized record-keeping, for managing and operating our Dao as an LLC. Near DigitalFashion DAO Will be creating a Digital smart contract with
https://otoco.io/ for LLC legal wrapper.
- Registration all on the Blockchain
- Secured and personalized Identity
- Legal Wrapper
Activities & Timelines
29th of November- Filling up the form and completing the registration
Registration - $100
Targeted wallet :- pallojnr.near
Digital Fashion wearables and collectables NFTs Campaign and Bounty
We be launching an online Digital Fashion wearables and collectables NFT campaign to create awareness and engage all the digital fashion designers and NFT artists on Twitter, Discord and other platforms where digital fashion designers and NFT artists are engaging. We will engage them with web3 discussions,tasks and bounties to encourage them create more digital fashion wearables NFTs that they will mint on our mintbase store. And as well do some social media ads and commercialization to market their wearables NFTs to potential collectors.
- 30 digital fashion NFTs will be minted on our mintbase store by different artists/designers.
- 30+ onboarded New NEARians
- 30+ new Wallets will be created through this campaign.
Activities & timelines:
*Digital Fashion NFT campaigns will last for 4 weeks.
- Hosting Twitter Space once every week and inviting speakers who are already building on Near DApps as Digital Fashion designers or digital artists.
- Hosting community calls on telegram.
- Creating a publicity channels and materials to draw online traffic that will enable digital fashion designers and artists join our Twitter space and community calls.
- Digital Fashion Bounty to engage community members and create NFTs.
METRICS FOR MEASURING SUCCESS:
- Creating NFTs
- Near Wallets Activation
- Twitter Space and community call
- social media ads and marketing
- Community calls and Twitter space: $50
- Social media ads/marketing: $100.
- Infographics: $50
- Near Wallets activation: $50
- bounty: $250 for five best designers($50 each)
Total Budget: $500
Targeted Wallet:- ispensx.near
Minsta IRL Event “Mint moments At Abuja Fashion Festival 2023”
Abuja Fashion Festival by Festival Africa(FESTAFRQ) festivalafrica.net is a fashion festival organization in Nigeria that organize fashion festivals to celebrate African’s fashionable heritage Through culture, Art and technology. Instagram.com/abujafashionfestival
DigitalFashion Dao in collaboration with Mintbase and in support of CDAO will be Partnering with Festival Africa(FESTAFRQ) on their forthcoming ABUJA FASHION FESTIVAL 2023 to onboard the participants and engage the attendees and fashion enthusiasts into Near Ecosystem.
Abuja Fashion Festival (AFF) is an fashion festival projected to increase fashion and art awareness in the city of Abuja and Africa at large, celebrating our heritage as a people, foster appreciation and generate excitement in the city for Fashion designers, art lovers, cultural and tech personnels.
The event aims to activate local designers and craft creators, showing them pathways to showcasing, promoting, networking and selling their products and crafts. It will be supported and attended not only by local designers in Abuja but also introduces metropolitan designers to the African region. With major creative talents throughout AFRICA, This year edition will be our maiden Edition and AFF will become a dynamic incubator space for Fashion lovers, tech personnels, models, designers, vendors and other creative industries. Abuja Fashion Festival is coming up on the 24th to 26th of November 2023 at LAGUNA HUB, Uzzitz Hill Park, Mabushi, Abuja, Nigeria.
Expected Outcome of the partnership:
- Showcasing Designers minting over 50 of their collections As NFTs.
- Onboarding at least 50 creatives and fashion enthusiasts.
- 50 new Near wallets to be activated
- 200 mint Moments pictures by AFF2023 attendees and participants on Minsta.
- Speaking Engagement by our representatives During the festival.
- DigitalFashion Dao/Mintbase/CreativesDao Branding and marketing assets throughout the event.
Activities & Timelines
- 24th and 25th November our branded Booth, Marketing assets and team will be live at AFF2023
- 26th our Dao representative will be engaging the audience from the stage of AFF2023.
- Booth at the festival for 3days : $200
- Synergy Branding of DigitalFashion DAO/mintbase/CDAO at the festival venue: $200
- 12 Synergy Branded T-shirts: $100
- 5 volunteers Representatives/Staffs Bounty for the 3days: $50 each = #250
- Near Wallets activation: $50
- Registration/Partnership commitment: $300
- Logistics(Transportation,Refreshment and accommodation for Dao representatives and volunteers) for 3days: $400
Total budget: $1500
Targeted Wallet:- styleherbalist.near
Dao Council work : $150 for each of the four council members = $600
Total Budget: $2700
- What is the goal of the DAO’s objective?
Empowering creators: Near DigitalFashion DAO aim to empower fashion creators by providing them with a decentralized platform that operates on Near blockchain to showcase their designs, collaborate with other creators, and receive fair compensation for their works. Our DAO is prioritizing supporting emerging designers, promoting diversity, and fostering innovation in the fashion industry.
Engaging our Community members on Near DApps marketplaces: Our DAO aim to engage our community members on Near decentralized marketplace for their digital fashion assets and NFTs. This DApps can facilitate the buying, selling, and trading of unique digital fashion items, allowing creators and collectors to engage in a transparent and secure ecosystem.
Innovation and technology adoption: Near Digitalfashion Dao aims to encourage fashion industries the adoption of emerging technologies on Near blockchain Which includes exploring the use of virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), 3D modeling, Decentralized Applications and other technologies to enhance the digital fashion experience and push the boundaries of creativity.
Education and awareness: DigitalFashion Dao is prioritizing educational and awareness efforts to inform the wider public about digital fashion, Near Protocol, Web3 Ecosystem and their potential impact on the fashion industry. Which we intend to achieve by organizing workshops, webinars, and educational campaigns to foster understanding and engagement.
NEARIANSPHERE DApp: A DApp that will be running on Near Blockchain where Digital fashion designers and other digital artists/creatives share and upload their still and motion projects. It’ll be more like a portfolio platform, specifically for Digital artists and fashion designers.
- Roadmap to reach our goals
Organizing Showcasing/Exhibition events and Dao activities in every Funding Round in real life and in metaverse. This events will empower encourage web2 and Web3 community members in our Dao in improving their digital skills and engage more on onchain transactions on Near DApps.
Putting together a Digital Fashion workshops both online and offline to impact technical knowledge and emerging innovations Near Ecosystem that will enhance the fashion industry and Web3 Ecosystem. Like 3D modeling, the use of other digital fashion software and the benefits of Near DApps as a digital fashion designer or a digital artist. Also a masterclass facilitated by experts in digital fashion industry and Web3 Ecosystem.
Launching a DApp that runs on NEAR Blockchain called “NEARIANSPHERE” In this DApp users/artists/Designers can co-subscribe to each other Neariansphere channels on a weekly, monthly or yearly basis on a regulated Near smart contract respectively. With that, users, artists and designers can connect to each other, learn from each other and get inspired by each other’s works.
- How is the longer term goal divided into milestones making the DAO reach there?
First Funding Round
- Creating a Digital smart contract with https://otoco.io/ for LLC legal wrapper.
- Staging a massive Digital Fashion NFT campaign and Bounty to enable designers and artists in the Near Ecosystem to create more NFTs and onboarding digital fashion designers building on other blockchain to Near Ecosystem. Engaging them with showcasing activities and events will be part of the milestones. And as well building marketing strategy that will enable sells of our community members NFTs on Near Digital market places.
- Partnering with Festival Africa(FESTAFRQ) with the collaboration of Mintbase and CDAO on the forthcoming ABUJA FASHION FESTIVAL 2023, holding here in Nigeria.
Second Funding Round
Organizing online/offline workshops and masterclass to empower creatives with web3/digital technology skills need to navigate on Near Ecosystem and sensitizing creatives/designers who are still operating in web2 the benefits of switching to Web3 in this digital art revolution.
With the support of DevDao and CDAO NEARIANSPHERE DApp will be going live.
Third Funding Round
Hosting our first ever metaverse showcase that will enable us engage most of our Dao activities on Near DApp like Nearhub.
With the support of Marketing Dao we will be launching massive and strategic marketing plan to promote NEARIANSPHERE DApp to the digital art and fashion communities and exploring partnerships with digital artists and fashion influencers to showcase the platform.
Engaging other Fashion community to start building on Near Ecosystem through our community is part of our strategy in reaching our Dao goals. And achieving that, we will keep pushing a massive online and offline campaigns to invite more creatives to our community and engage them with our Dao activities and events.
What will the community or the team members’ role be?
@Styleherbalist - he plays a role of overall supervisor in project conceptualization and DAO day to day developments.
@Pallo - he plays a role as the production and project manager who make sure that the Dao project goals, milestones and metrics are on check.
@Beatrice - she plays the role of the DAO digital marketing manager, social media and content supervisor.
@Spensx - He is in charge of designing Dao publicity Materials, designs and UI/UX of our soon to be launched NEARIANSPHERE DApp.
@andresdom - He is a developer with a special expertise in DApp and blockchain technology and will the developer team lead of NEARIANSPHERE DApp.
@jefedeoro - He will be supervising the development of NEARIANSPHERE DApp and other necessary mentorship on the building of the DApp due to his experience on DApp development and operations.
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