I've been working through packaging and processing of all the orders this week. My goal was 100 a day to be done by week's end. My wife and oldest son... Read more
Books are shipping!
The books arrived yesterday. I kept poking around for information to just see what was about to be dropped on my doorstep and trying to figure out where we'd keep... Read more
Plywerk prints:Well, all of the Plywerk orders have been placed as of this week. I know many of you already have yours in hand and I hope you're happy... Read more
Advanced copy in hand
I received a box of advanced copies on Halloween night. Trick or Treat? Well, fortunately it was a treat and I'm happy to say, Oddi Printing did an amazing job.... Read more
Books are coming!
Exciting news! I have 3 advance copies of the final book set to arrive on Monday. The rest will be shipping from Iceland and should arrive within a few weeks.... Read more
Book completion date
Just a quick update on the status of the book. Proofs have been approved, shipped back to Iceland and received and half payment has been made. I have been given... Read more
I had a great time off and now that I'm back in front of a computer, wanted to check in with a few updates to keep you guys posted.
For... Read more
MAX100 Poster in production
I got the final poster production files over to our good friends at MetroGraphics here in Charlotte, NC. They will be firing up the big presses and printing these beauties... Read more
Just wanted to send out a quick update. I'm focused on the remaining entries and making great progress. I hope to be completely finished with them all in the next... Read more
Hours not days
I'm now measuring the project in hours, not days. Really hard to believe. The last week or so, since reaching the goal, I've been putting a lot of time in... Read more
Seven Short Days
We hit $33,000 this morning with just one week left. I really appreciate all the words of encouragement and congratulations on reaching the funding goal this past week.
With the... Read more
Big news on a few fronts.
We reached our goal!Early this morning we crossed the $30,000 line with 11 days to go. I'm so excited to see the project... Read more
MAX100 on Uncrate
As we near the last 2 weeks on the project (just crossed $24K last night), I continue to push for new outlets and venues to get the word out. I... Read more
Project illustrations are in full swing and things are busy, but I wanted to give you guys an update on a few quick items.
17 days to go with $6677.00... Read more
Reverse engineering inspiration
One of the most common questions I get about the project, mostly from sneaker fans and collectors, is "Why the AirMax1?"
From a design standpoint, the shoe is brilliant. It's... Read more
Take off your glasses and focus
This weekend I was tackling a pretty awful piece of yard work. There is this neglected flower bed at the front corner of my house that had become a tangle... Read more
Video update / Halfway home
A short video update to share some progress and celebrate reaching the halfway point on the project. Thanks to all those who have backed me and shared words of encouragement.
Things are busy with work, life and the book, but I wanted to keep everyone in the loop on what's been going on with the project with a few quick... Read more
Things are progressing nicely on the book. Making headway on the new entries. I'm also nailing down some specific things, production-wise. I received a bunch of material swatches and book... Read more
I'm really excited about the two people I have on board to write the forewords for this book. This project has always been a joining of two of my passions,... Read more
Anatomy of a Kickstarter Video
When I set off on this project, one of my big needs was the video. When you're creating your project, KS gives you all sorts of helpful hints and clues... Read more
We are at the halfway point on our funding! Things have slowed down quite a bit over the last several days, but I'm still getting the word out in whatever... Read more
Big few days, big thanks.
It's been an awesome couple of days. The biggest push of pledges since the project began. I can't thank all of you guys enough for supporting the project and please... Read more
1 week in / first new official entry
One week in on this project and it's been a roller coaster. Some days feeling like we'll reach the goal and other days, not so much. I keep focusing on... Read more
Finding the hook
Every time I begin a project or start chasing some idea, the search begins with finding the hook. The "hook" for me is that thing that I can grab hold... Read more
A blank page at 5:00am
I'm not what you'd call a "morning person." Three kids will change a man, but I still don't wake up ready to take on the day like some do. So... Read more