One door closes and another opens...
First, I want to thank all of you for your contributions to The Modern Maker Vol 1: Men's Doublets. It was a successful book and I couldn't have... Read more
Just a quick note to let you know that there are some errata sheets available. They are all small edits. Only a couple of them could have any effect on... Read more
I'm so please to announce that the book is officially live on Amazon. I had hoped that I could delay release until I sent you the autographed copies,... Read more
Since I'm waiting for the proof copies to arrive in the mail early next week, I decided that today I would make the rewards. I've spent all day making two... Read more
Hey there everyone, I just wanted to let you know that we are getting down to the last edits and the books is getting very close being print ready!
One... Read more
And some interior shots!
I received the proof copy yesterday as well...It looks good, though there are some minor issues with the trim size that we are working through. There... Read more
One hurdle left!
The book is complete and the V&A has approved the use of the images of their artifacts. We are waiting on one more permission from a person who... Read more
Reaching the finish line....FINALLY
I've just spent all day editing The Modern Maker and Pending some additional sets of eyes, I think we have a final draft....I have an application submitted to iBooks for... Read more
Hey everyone! I know its been AGES since I sent out an update on the progress. The Project is nearing its completion. The book is up to 112 pages and... Read more
Doublet and Photos are complete!
Finally, After many delays and too many diversions to do work that pays my bills, The Doublet for the book is complete along with all the step-by-step photography. Its Midnight... Read more
And the next bit gets added!
Hi Everyone! Its time for another Modern Maker update! As things really steam along with production of the book, I'm beginning a series of 'teaser' workshops in various parts of... Read more
Up and Up!!
I just wanted to post an update because its been a while since my last posting. Work on the book is going well. We have spent a... Read more
I just want to take a minute to thank everyone for your generous pledges. This project is 226% funded and I am over the moon with excitement that the ball... Read more
And so it Begins!!
Thanks again to all who have pledged your support...this project would take so much longer to create without your participation. I have created a tentative production calendar and attached it... Read more
Aiming for the finish line
Hello everyone! Thank you so much for pledging to this project. I am so inspired by the support. Work has begun in earnest. I am currently writing the captions for... Read more
We are closing in on hitting the first stretch goal! I'm so excited! I have had a fantastic conversation with one of the editors for this project and have officially... Read more
I've been spending the day sorting through hundreds of photos from the documentation of the various doublets I've made recently. I've also begun to develop the templates for the very... Read more
A big and hearty THANK YOU to everyone who has pledged to this project! I am humbled by the outpouring of support! I can't wait to get started!!!
Now that... Read more
Since there is a little bit of confusion, I want to clarify...The e-book version is part of ALL the rewards tiers...from $20 and up. Each tier builds on the rewards... Read more
Progress and Stretch Goals
So Here we are...only a day in to this kickstarter project and funding is going so well that I am beginning to think about stretch goals. In that vein, If... Read more