Gremolata & Cancellaresca Milanese Rewards
There seems to be a little confusion about the rewards delivery for Gremolata & Cancellaresca Milanese. Although the expected delivery date of the rewards was November 2012, I... Read more
First Casting of Gremolata & Cancellaresca Milanese
Sorry it has been so long since my last update. Micah is nearly done with the first trial casting of Gremolata & Cancellaresca Milanese. Once I receive the casting, I... Read more
Matrix Engraving Completed!
Last week Micah finished engraving all 186 matrices for Gremolata and Cancellaresca Milanese. This week he will begin the arduous process of fitting the matrices so that they will be... Read more
In the coming month I will be speaking in New York City, Washington DC, and Chicago, as well as exhibiting at the Oak Knoll Fest in New Castle, Delaware. All... Read more
After a relatively slow summer in which Micah & Chelsea got to know their beautiful new baby daughter, matrix engraving is under way full swing on Gremolata and Cancellaresca Milanese.... Read more
Matrix engraving has begun
After a month of preparing the brass planchets and cutting tools, Micah has begun engraving the matrices. Once the first five matrices were engraved, Micah made a trial casting of... Read more
The Gremolata & Cancellaresca Milanese patterns arrived yesterday at the Dale Guild. Now it's just a question of 3 or 4 months of backbreakingly precise work & we'll be good... Read more
Correct Blog Address
Someone pointed out that there was a typo in my blog address from update#9. The correct address is:
Thank you, Michael.
The Finish Line (sort of)
Thanks for making our Kickstarter campaign such a resounding success. With our final total coming in at over $47,000, Gremolata & Cancellaresca Milanese is the "most funded" graphic design project... Read more
Interview with Micah Currier and Dan Morris
A brief interview I conducted with Micah and Dan is up on Susan Mills's Bookbinding Now website.
Final Character Set Ready for Patterns
With just two weeks left of the Kickstarter campaign Micah and I will meet this afternoon to lay out the character patterns from which he will engrave the matrices. As... Read more
The Gremolata and Cancellaresca Milanese "F" Characters
Now that we are safely above our funding goal I am beginning the preliminary file preparations so that Micah will be able to get to work as soon as the... Read more
New $50 Premium: the Alphabetical Fetishist t-shirt
For those of you ready to wear your Alphabetical Fetishism proudly, this is the shirt for you!
Russell & Micah Speaking at Center for Book Arts, NYC February 22nd
For those of you in the New York metro area, Micah and I will be giving a talk and slide presentation about our collaboration at the Center for Book Arts,... Read more
Help Spread the Word. New Goal: $37,000
Thank you for making our launch such a dizzying success. When Micah and I first decided to try funding this project on Kickstarter, we set our goal at... Read more