Julie Simone, trailblazing Dominatrix and this year’s winner of the Indie Porn Icon award at the 2013 Feminist Porn Awards, recently launched a fundraising campaign to start a line of T-shirt designs. Julie was kind enough to chat with me about her project, and her upcoming appearances both in the US and abroad.

KS: I’m wondering about your T-shirt project. Wait – is it just T-shirts?

JS:  Well, it’s actually expanded. I launched an IndieGogo campaign to launch a T-shirt line. Through the fundraiser I learned that people really liked the designs, but they would never really wear the T-shirt. So I’m offering the designs as 16×9 prints.

KS: Oh, very cool!

JS: Yeah. One of my clients said that it would be something they would totally hang in their man-cave. So the project has expanded to include art, as well as wearable art as T-shirts. Read the rest of this entry »