Huge Nomad Update
Long time between updates - sincerest apologies for so much radio silence, a lot has been happening behind the scenes in both my personal and professional life. I'll... Read more
Nomad Usage Video
Hi backers, just a quick update - here is the promised video to show how I would normally use the Nomad:
I'm sorry it's a bit of a rough... Read more
Touching Base - Most of you should have your Nomads by now :)
Hello dear backers,
I'm hoping this e-mail finds you well.
By now most of you should have received your Nomad or will be receiving it very soon - at the... Read more
Personal Update: My Son is in the ER
Hi guys, just wanted to post a quick personal update - my almost 2 year old son has been sick for the last few days with what appeared to be... Read more
US shipments almost complete...International shipments begin!
Darren here with another progress update to keep you all in the loop, let's get to it.
If you're a US backer, your Nomad has either... Read more
Shipping begins today or tomorrow.
Hope you're well, just wanted to send out a quick update as to where we're at with the shipping.
In case you're wondering, the Nomads to be sent... Read more
The Nomads have arrived at the port! Please finalize your shipping address!
Hello there backers!
After a long period of seemingly-not-much-happening, I wanted to apologize for the radio silence.
I've been waiting until the Nomads arrived in port in order to do... Read more
Freight Ship still waiting to dock.
Darren here again, just wanted to give another quick update.
I've been in touch with my shipping consultant weekly and the US shipment is still in the LA... Read more
Dammit...US Shipment delayed by Shipping Line & Port Congestion.
In the spirit of transparency and as I promised during the campaign to update you on both the good and the bad...well...there's a bit of both this update.... Read more
Shipment Update & "FINALISE YOUR ADDRESS" call.
Wanted to do a quick update to let you know where we're at, let's get to it.
After a great deal of synchronization with my shipping... Read more
Australian / NZ / Oceanic Region backers: Addresses Finalisation...
Just a quick one for backers in the Australian / NZ / Oceanic Region - we're anticipating that we'll be receiving the Australian Nomad stock into our warehouse early next week... Read more
Closing in on the end-goal :D
Hey there Backers!
Happy belated Christmas / New Years / Holidays! I hope you all had a lovely time over this period! I had a quiet one with my wife... Read more
Manufacturing has completed!!!
Hey there dearest backers!
Some great news this update - but firstly, I apologize for the lack of updates until now, but there wasn't much I could really post as... Read more
Tripod plates completed, Nomad manufacturing begins!
Hi all, hope you're well, exciting news on a couple of fronts - let's get into it:
Nomad Tripod Plate Manufacturing is complete!
The molded plastic tripod attachment plates have... Read more
Materials & Manufacturing Update
Hey backers! Just another quick update to let you know where things are at with the Nomad, let's get into it!
Manufacturing of tripod interface
The manufacturing of the tripod... Read more
Manufacturing of the tripod attachment has BEGUN!
Hi all, just a quick update - I received the updated Nomad tripod plate sample from the manufacturer last night and they were great. So this morning, I hit the... Read more
It's been a while - I've been waiting on some updates from the manufacturer and dealing with some issues, so I wanted to hold off for a little... Read more
Tripod Plate Tooling Update
Hope you're well, I just wanted to do a quick update showing the progress of the tooling for the injection mold tooling for the Nomad's tripod plate. They... Read more
Manufacturing Contract signed, payments made to manufacturer!
I hope this update finds you are well - I've been waiting on a couple of things before writing this update, so thanks for your patience.
It's going... Read more
Purchase Order contract draft just came in...
Hey guys, just a really quick tease - drafted Purchase Order agreement is done and I got a hold of it this morning.
I'll be going through this to make... Read more
Hi all, as most of you would know if you've been following the updates, we're in the final phase before signing contracts and starting manufacturing (once YKK zips become available... Read more
Tutorial video in progress...
Hi, hope you're all doing well. I just wanted to post a couple of screen caps of two sketches I've done for the first video tutorial and let you all... Read more
Tutorial videos and manufacturing update...
Hi all, plenty has been going on behind the scenes so I thought it was time I posted a quick update on where we are with everything.
I've... Read more
Training Videos & Manufacturing Update
Hi all, sorry for the radio silence, been crazy busy with client work, a non-sleeping child and Nomad tasks so I'll be brief.
1. Training Videos
I'm running behind on... Read more
Address lock-down is not actually a lock-down!
I just wanted to let you know that the address lock-down message that Nomad will be shipping imminently is incorrect.
There's been no change of estimated ship-date and... Read more
Hi all, a quick update of various aspects of the campaign, let's dive right in with no fluff.
1. Pre-Order Minor Problems
Our pre-order site went out slightly more than... Read more
Pre-order site is now live!
Hi guys, I have some updates, but I'll save most of them for a larger update in the next day or two.
For now, I just wanted let the people who... Read more
Update #7: Pencil Kings Memberships
A quick update on the Pencil Kings memberships - if you've pledged on one of the levels which includes a membership, please check your emails. I believe they've gone out today!... Read more
Just another update - a little more timely this time around!
Spectrum Fantastic Art Live
Spectrum is a huge art fair in the US where a a bunch of the... Read more
Hello dearest backers! So sorry but this update had not been posted! I wrote it a couple of weeks ago, saved but was not published. Deepest apologies!
WE FUNDED! Thank... Read more
NOMAD LAST CALL!
This will probably be the final email plug for the Nomad campaign's pledges! After this, updates will concentrate on the subsequent step to get those Nomads into your... Read more
Funding Level and Stretch Goal 2
Hi all, Daz here again with another update :)
Project Funding Update:
Firstly, where are we at with funding?
At the campaign's half way point, we've rasied $82,542 at the... Read more
Researching new coating! Concept Art World Interview!
Hi Nomad family! A couple of quick updates.
Researching New Coating
First thing on the agenda, is that due to the funding level, I'm looking at an extra coating treatment... Read more
Thank you amazing backers! We funded!
Hello Nomad family, it's Darren here - I thought it was about time to post the first official update!
My apologies for the lateness, but I've been inundated with emails and... Read more