Amazing young tennis star Coco Gauff has officially entered the NFT space! American tennis players last week unveiled their debut NFT collection on the Autograph platform. In particular, a set of three NFT subcollections – To prepare for the impact, change the world, When Make a racket – Is part of the sign The future is … series.
Coco Gauff partners with Autograph to make debut NFT
Autograph used UK-based illustrator Alice Bloomfield to “The future is … ” collection. To make sure the design captures Gauff’s personality, Bloomfield interviewed a star athlete to learn about her interests.
As a result, Bloomfield has created three colorful superhero-like designs for NFTs. Thus, this is a combination of Gauff’s position as a role model and her love for the superhero Marvel universe.In addition, Gauff personally signed by hand Prepare for impact When change the world NFT.
350 Make a racket NFT dropped on June 6th. 150 change the world And 50 Prepare for impact NFT dropped on June 7th. Importantly, anyone with any of Coco Gauff’s NFTs prior to June 14th will have access to social media Q & A with Gauff. Not to mention the additional utility for collectors who hold all three NFTs here. Those lucky owners will receive a signed print and a gift card to watch her live in the future.
What Coco Gauff has to say about her NFT
(NFTevening) Why did you decide to launch your first NFT collection?
(Coco Gauff) Connecting with fans is very important to me. When I launched this NFT collection and entered the Web3 space, I had a new way to interact with them and get closer to them. Autograph is a great partner who helped me make this collection a reality. They expressed my creativity and gave me the opportunity to find the best way to connect with my fans with both NFTs and special add-ons developed for those who buy collectibles.
What values and parts your Did your personality influence NFTs?
This collection combines a passion for tennis with an exciting young female athlete and a love for the Marvel Universe and anime. My collection is designed to be inspiring. I hope my tennis career has influenced and changed the world of tennis. I always tell my fans to have big dreams, and that’s what I really live with. I think the name I chose for the NFT reflects that and the goals I want to achieve.
What is your favorite part of Alice Bloomfield’s NFT design?
I love Alice creating designs inspired by these superheroes and bringing them to life with bright and fun colors. She really captured my personality in each design.
Will NFTs continue to be a factor in deepening connections with fans?
I really enjoyed the launch of this NFT and the interaction with the fans. I don’t have a solid plan for another collection, but that’s definitely something I want to consider.
About Coco Gauff’s NFT Partner, Autograph
As mentioned earlier, Autograph is a partner of Coco Gauff in the NFT collection. For those who don’t know, Autograph is an NFT platform. Specifically, Autograph focuses on the most iconic brands and legendary names in sports, entertainment, and culture. In addition, the LA-based company was founded by NFL legend Tom Brady.
Autograph The future is … Series back in May. In addition to Gauf, the series features young sports stars such as NBA player Devin Booker, WNBA player Sabrinaionesque, golfer Collin Morikawa, and NFL quarterback Justin Herbert.