launch date correction
Very sorry for the back-to-back updates, but I unfortunately reported the ring spike launch date incorrectly... it's tomorrow, 2/13, at noon EST.
Everyone is trying to accomplish something big, not... Read more
hello, 2015 from Spoke
I hope this message finds you well! For 2015 I had one simple resolution. I bought a ‘sketch a day’ notebook and resolved to sketch up an idea... Read more
October update: what's next?
I finished up the Strong Like Bull Throw Magnet project last month and they are available on... Read more
2014… time for a Kickstarter Project!
Yes, I’m still around… and I’m up for a new project funding attempt. Before those details, here’s a quick rundown of what’s new on the previous project fronts… ... Read more
Update - Makin' Bacon
I hope 2014 is treating everyone well! I get a lot of messages from previous backers asking what I’ve been up to… so now’s an opportune time for... Read more
I hope this message finds you well.
I’m back at it to attempt to fund a new project. Since my unsuccessful Spoke Stopper attempt... there was an additional... Read more
Spoke Pencils Recap...
1- Get Approved… actually, the first Kickstarter project... Read more
200 down, 100 to go...
Tip: When you put 200 individual shipping charges on a credit card... the credit card people get really suspicious.
So, that in addition to a visit from 'unplanned and unexpected'... Read more
Big week ahead...
Just a real quick update since it's been a few days... a few mostly spoke-free days at that (doing some college tours with my oldest). But that's about... Read more
Step 1 Design Pencil, Step 2 Get on Kickstarter, Step 3, Get Funded, Step 4...
Hello Everyone! We’ve done it! Funding is complete and successful! I can still remember pressing the button to ‘launch project’ 31 days ago. Very excited and proud to get to... Read more
The final countdown...
18 hours to go... It sure will be nice to see the 'funded' badge next to our project!
As we near the end of funding, I've been... Read more
Looks like... We've made it!
Another great day! While it's not over til it's officially over, we now seem to have a reasonable cushion over the goal to make me somewhat comfortable that... Read more
3 days, 21 hours, 38 minutes to go...
A lot can happen in that amount of time. But no, I don't have a wealthy relative lined up to make up the difference at the end... and no celebrity... Read more
When I told my daughter the project needs a hockey stick, she gave me quite a funny look. I went on to explain that a chart that runs... Read more
With under a week to go... I better get all of my project potentials out there...
Potential 1- SPOKE Logo... I had initially intended to have 'SPOKE'... Read more
One week to go... verde anyone?
As I mentioned, I've gotten several requests for a green pencil... a kickstarter version so to speak. Here's a rending of how that would look... I would try... Read more
Happy Friday everyone!
Quick update this morning...
Check out the updated project page for the 3 new color options... red, blue, and gunmetal grey. Colors will be available to all... Read more
8 days to go...
Quick update today...
1- Still behind pace, but still time and still possible.
2- I've added two new rewards for a 5 pack and a 10 pack... I'm... Read more
1/3 of the way there...
Well, it looks like we're going to be close to making it... 1/3 of the time gone with 1/3 of the goal pledged. I'm trying some different avenues... Read more
Week 1 Done & Machined Aluminum Pencil Box
Week 1 is done and we have 102 backers... looks like we'll go right down to the wire and have a chance to get funded. Thanks again for all of... Read more
Hello All... Trying hard to get the word out.
You can now find SPOKE Pencils as follows...
Facebook = Spoke Pencils
Like and Follow to keep up on... Read more
Hello All, Many thanks for all of the support, looks like we certainly have a chance to get there by campaign end. If the support continues, I'll have some level... Read more
Just a quick note to say I'm excited to get the SPOKE project launched on Kickstarter. I appreciate the support I have received so far... looks like we're... Read more