Final Book Delivery...
Backers of Eclipse-
For those who have yet to receive a book, thank you for the ongoing patience. We've had to stagger out delivery in smaller batches due to international... Read more
Close to the End...
Hello Backers of Eclipse!
The remainder of the books should be going out by the end of the month. We have a little over 100 books to get out now.... Read more
Hello Backers of Eclipse-
Thank you all for the continued patience throughout the shipping process. We've sent out over 400 books and have a little over 220 still to go.... Read more
Happy New Year Backers of Eclipse!
Some of you have messages about book shipping status...here's the scoop:
We were able to get 430 standard books shipped outbefore... Read more
Seasons Greeting Backers of Eclipse!
We've begun to ship out books! We've got around 275 books going out today!
Unfortunately, we can't guarantee that everyone will get books before Christmas. We'll... Read more
Dear Backers of "Eclipse: The Well & The Black Sea",
BOOKS HAVE ARRIVED!
We'll start shipping out this week. This will take some time so thanks in advance for the... Read more
Sample books are in...
We received the sample books from the printer and they look great!
Message to printer, all systems go...
Thanks for bearing with us on how long this has... Read more
Awaiting the first book
Backers of Eclipse-
We've approved all edits/revisions to the book and now we're awaiting our first printed sample book. When that comes in we'll make sure to post some pictures.... Read more
Hello Backers of Eclipse.
Production with begin next week. We just sent off our final changes yesterday morning. Now it's printing time! It's been a long road and you have... Read more
Just a little update. We're awaiting the second round of proofs within the next few days. We'll have some pictures to share once we get them. So far, we're very... Read more
Entering the Next Phase...Off to the Printer!
Backers of Eclipse:The Well and The Black Sea:
The Art is done. The Layouts are finalized. The book is uploading as I write this.
After months of painting, drawing, revising... Read more
Quick Note: This week you'll be receiving a Kickstarter survey. Fill those out so we can have all your latest shipping info.
Backers on the "Thank You" Page
Backers at... Read more
Happy New Year!
We hope you all had a great holiday. A small update as we enter the new year...
The book is coming together. We've contacted our printer in... Read more
Down to the Wire...
Backers of Eclipse: The Well & The Back Sea-
We want to thank everyone again for the ongoing patience and support as we move into the last phases of our... Read more
Ladies and Gentleman,
We apologize for not keeping you folks updated on what has been happening with the book. Good news is the book is almost complete. Look for a... Read more
A fresh new version of our site has gone live. Check it out here: www.carboncanyonstudios.com
Dust Settling, Website, and International Shipping
Well its been a week since we funded and Vance and I are deeply grateful for all the support.
We've put together a 'work in progress' website for Carbon Canyon... Read more
We're Makin' a BOOK!!!!
Because of you we did it!!
We'll be contacting all of you in the next week or so to collect some information...but for now....
Vance & Justin
Down to the last 8 hours, can't believe it...
My sincerest thanks for all of you who have taken the time to back our book.
I promise that this book... Read more
Stretch Goal #2 UNLOCKED!
You did it...again!...and with 12 hours to spare!
65K Stretch Goal UNLOCKED!
All backers starting with the $45.00 pledge amount, receive an additional 11x11 inch print automatically. This means... Read more
Second stretch goal on the horizon!
A reminder that closing time is 10:00 pm tonight, Pacific standard time.
Here's a little gouache painting..
One more update will be coming before the finish line.
I... Read more
Less Than 48 Hrs Left! / On the tail of Stretch Goal #2
Backers of Eclipse: The Well & The Black Sea-
I can't believe 40 Days have passed since we begun. Less than 48 hours to go. This has been a incredible... Read more
Open Studio Tier / 69 hours to Go!!
Final stretch here! As pledges are still fluid I wanted to highlight the Open Studio tier. If you missed out on getting a piece of original art at... Read more
The Gnomon Headspace event was a real nice evening. Low key and informal, we had a good discussion about our approach to art, process, Kickstarter and working as artists for... Read more
3 days, Doodles and a great time at Gnomon
Hi all, We are getting close now, three days left! There were a few inquiries about me adding more watercolors but it looks like 2 of them have been put... Read more
55K STRETCH GOAL UNLOCKED! / New Image Monday / 5 Days Left
You Did It!!
55k STRETCH GOAL UNLOCKED!
As I am writing this (11pm here in California) we just hit the 55k STRETCH GOAL. Thanks Brandon! (btw, looking forward to painting... Read more
This combination sketch, watercolor, gouache was partly inspired by one of my all time favorite N.C. Wyeth illustrations "On the Island of Earraid" from Robert Lewis Stevenson's "Kidnapped".... Read more
Happy New Year and a Painting on the Easel!
First off, I just want to send out my sincerest thanks for all of you who have supported Vance and I. We are down to our last week and are... Read more
Gnomon Event 2.0
As some of you may have found out the original Gnomon event was rescheduled. We'll be having an informal discussion about our careers, art, and Eclipse: The... Read more
Getting Closer...New image from Vance
We're back from the Christmas break and getting closer to hitting our first Stretch Goal. We're 15 daysfrom ending with a just few more original art pieces... Read more
Schoolism Interview / Gnomon Event
Bobby Chiu posted an interview with us on his schoolism site.
Check it out here:
Interview with Justin & Vance
The Gnomon event didn't happen last... Read more
Gnomon Live Event Tonight in Hollywood. Thursday, December 19th
Headspace: Discussion Panel with Justin Sweet and Vance Kovacs, Thursday, December 19th
Last minute announcement: Justin and myself will be in Hollywood at Gnomon School of Visual Effects. We'll be... Read more
Holy Smokes! First Goal Reached, Stretch Goals, and Christmas Present!
Seasons Greetings to all!
Vance and I want to give our deepest thanks for all the support and encouragement that has helped us reach our first goal of being funded. ... Read more
ADD-ONs, International Backers, & Art Reward Tiers
We've UPDATED our front page! When you've got a minute, go check it out. We've highlighted the various ART Reward tiers. We're only offering a limited amount of original art... Read more
The First Week…
Our first week into our campaign and we're 82% to reaching our initial goal. We couldn't be happier! We’re blown away by the boost given to us by you first... Read more