Quick Shipping Update!
Just a quick shipping update — the last batch of books is being shipped out next week. This includes some single rewards as well as the remaining double book rewards.... Read more
Shipping Update 2
Another quick progress update. Second round of shipping material arrived, so the remaining double book rewards and single extras orders will start going out this week.
To those that are... Read more
Just a quick update about shipping progress:
- 95% of single book rewards have shipped.
- 50% of double book rewards have shipped.
- 70% of Local pickups have been fulfilled.
I... Read more
Local Pickup Copies Arrived!
Another quick update — The local pickup copies of the manual arrived today! They look and feel astounding. Emails will be going out in the next week to arrange pickup times.... Read more
Ok.. so it's not as impressive as Starman Orbiting Earth, but to me it feels as monumental as I have looked forward to sending this note for almost a... Read more
Update on progres...
Happy new year! Just posting a quick update on progress. The new books are now fully re-printed and were sent to bindery last week. They are expected back this week and... Read more
We received some news from our (hard working) print partners. It looks like we won't make it for the holiday rush as hoped, but we will certainly have a better... Read more
Look at that GEM — Covers on press!
Another quick update— production is charging full steam ahead. On-press today are the covers. They look absolutely spectacular and because of the switch away from cloth, we were able to reproduce... Read more
Working hard for the holidays...
Another quick update. We are working hard to schedule shipping in time for the holidays, but it is looking more and more like backers on the east coast (myself included)... Read more
The Unicorn is real.
Just a quick update to let you know that all shipping information has been locked-down and sent to the printer for processing -- and behold below.. the shining unicorn up on... Read more
Color & Layout Proofs Received!
We just received the colour drawdowns and layout proofs from the printer — it's looking great and really coming together well.
Hemlock has been a rock solid print partner in... Read more
Scanning & Color Correction done... and one funny thing!
Happy to report that re-scanning and colour correcting the scans for the the whole book is done. This was the bulk of the work and the most time consuming... Read more
Quick Update: Binding Mockup Approved!
Just wanted to quickly share with you that we are continuing to make good progress on the book. We received the full size binding mockup of the book from the... Read more
Want a book but missed the Kickstarter?
I have had numerous emails from folks who missed out on the Kickstarter but want to help support the project and receive a book reward as well. If you are... Read more
And we're done — 122% FUNDED!
AMAZING — The reissue of the 1974 CBC Graphic Standards Manual has been fully funded thanks you 469 backers from around the world!
I want to again thank the nearly... Read more
Royal Ontario Museum to add Reissue to Collection!
We just received some amazing news — the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM)will be acquiring 2 copies of the reissued manual from this campaign!One copy will be included... Read more
AMAZING! 114% Funded — Last Batch of Books Added
Support from the design community around the world for this project is amazing — Thank you!
So much so that we ran out of book rewardsfrom the original set... Read more
You did it! With your support we reached our funding goal with 17 days still to go!
A big thanks again to Graphic Designers of Canada, CBC-Radio-Canada, Burton Kramer, Arlene... Read more
Less than 10 Book Pledges Needed!
We need less than 10 book pledges to reach our funding goal!We also have a few limited edition 28th Parliament posters left, and a wonderful original signed/numbered serigraph by Burton... Read more
We're really taking off! Over 85% funded!
We are so excited to see designers from around the world rallying around this book. Let's keep it up— share the project with your fellow designers, educators, students and... Read more
60% Funded! We still need your help!
Over 60% Funded — and we're not done yet...
In just a week, the reboot is already over 60% funded. Thank you to all of our supporters! But we still... Read more
Reboot: Day 1 & New Reward!
Day 1 of the reboot has gone great thanks to all of our committed backers! We are already 46% funded, all 4 signed books are spoken for and the last... Read more