Books arrive and are shipping out…
At around 10am yesterday we took delivery of almost two tons of books, and we're still reeling from it all!
The books look amazing, we couldn't have hoped... Read more
The first rewards go out!
OK, so it's only a few, but today we posted out the POSTCARDS ONLY £5 reward tier.
Laura, Viacheslav, Elise, Brian, Constance, Roger and George, your Rough-Stuff Fellowship... Read more
We were in Ghent, Belgium, yesterday at the printer, to see the book on press.
The press pass is a chance to check the colour reproduction and fine-tune... Read more
The cover in full
Just a quick update to share the full cover (back and front) of the standard edition of the book.
We'll have more news on the special 'First 90'... Read more
Prints, a print date and patches!
Another project update for you, and I'll put the most important (and slightly annoying thing) first. We have a delivery date for our books – we'll get them on ... Read more
Work in progress…
Happy Friday to you all. A lot has been happening here at Archive HQ – mainly us going cross-eyed looking at slides! – so I thought it was time for... Read more
THANKS! And an update on progress…
First of all, thanks for all the support so far. The backing we've received through the Kickstarter means that this bit – the actually making of the book – will... Read more
Studio shoot – photos sneak peek
We were up in a bike-filled studio earlier this week with photographer Henry Iddon, to shoot some of the physical stuff in the archive: the drawers full of slides,... Read more
Carradice Top Tube Panniers update #2
Updates coming thick and fast as we start to tie everything up here on Kickstarter.
Just a quick one this – we've confirmed that Carradice can make us the... Read more
The ‘First 90’ Special Edition Book
Mark the archivist here. We've been working on the Special Edition this week, so we wanted to give you some more info about the ‘First 90’: what that... Read more
FREE patch for all book pledges and a new T-shirt design
Some good news to brighten your day, I hope.
We've decided to give EVERYperson who has pledged for a book on the Kickstarter a free woven... Read more
We reached our stretch goal
HAPPY FRIDAY EVERYONE
We wanted to let you know – in case you're not wholly occupied with this project as we are! :-) – that yesterday we reached our stretch goal.... Read more
Carradice Top Tube Panniers
It's Mark here, the RSF Archivist, with a quick update on the special Carradice Rough-Stuff Top Tube panniers we are having made. As you may have read on... Read more
Donations and stretch targets
A quick update from RSF Archive book HQ…
Last week (and weekend) we were mainly looking at slides, talking to old RSF members and working out how to... Read more
So what exactly are we doing?
Happy Friday afternoon everyone
Thanks a lot for supporting us in such numbers, you've really put smiles on our faces and a rocket up our behinds!
I thought this might... Read more
We are funded!!
I can barely believe it, but thanks to all of you pledging we reached our funding target yesterday – after less than 12 hours.
Thank you for your generosity and... Read more