tweets and more
the last of the books are now in the mail!
in celebration, i'm tweeting all the bits:
i've also started a new kickstarter if you want to get a... Read more
books are going out!
the books are here and they are going out! expect to receive them over the next week or two!
a quick note...
i'm gonna post a little something more about the state of the project and a better way to keep track of it in the next couple of days. just need... Read more
sometimes you just can't wait.
pirate butts and leotard sporting dinos. this is how the weekend ends.
hope everybody is awesome!
there's still more!!!
just a quick note now that the project has reached it's goal...
there's still more bits to be had!
what? how is this?
well, some people threw in a few... Read more
unfinished business (part 4)
a tiny little treat. lot's more in the works!
see more on my tumblr : http://1024bits.tumblr.com
or flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/pesipop/
keep on being awesome!
the halfway point
yesterday marked the halfway point of the project, and even though i'm not quite to the halfway point of funding, i'm very confident i can reach my goal.
i've written... Read more
a little friday love (a.k.a. unfinished business part 3)
it's a rainy day here today, so i thought it best to spread a little joy.
the big stack is all of the submissions that have now been... Read more
unfinished business (part 2)
been a copy of busy days... got called up at the last minute to teach a kid's class about architecture, so that's consumed by time a bit.
well, that, and... Read more
you guys go crazy whenever i post peeks at things, especially in progress pieces, so that's what i'm gonna do.
20 of them today.
and i'll likely be doing the... Read more
a change... an article and video about me and not by me!
one of my very first backers, Scott Warren, writes articles and makes videos for the local community journalism site The Rapidian (http://therapidian.org). he was awesome enough to make a little... Read more
uncharted waters and course corrections
i'm not quite sure why i love naval metaphors so much, i'm horribly afraid of water. and heights. bridges are my life's nemesis.
settle back, this is a lengthy one... Read more
the birth of a bit
been a busy week, changing a few things around, keeping things organized...
so here's a little treat. a little video slideshow documenting the birth of a bit. enjoy :)
update:... Read more
the 128 BIT reward
so, lots of people have been telling me that i'm charging way too little for this project.
but this project is not so much about the money as... Read more
we hit 20% funding yesterday, putting us on track to be a success! there's a long way to go yet, but we're off to a good start :)
thank you... Read more
help spread the word
everyone has been doing an awesome job so far of spreading word of the project to the friends, mostly through twitter. i thank you much!
i've also gotten a few... Read more
this update isn't super exciting...
last night was spent doing a lot of prep work.
a base coat of color was applied to around 150 or 160 boards.
designs were sketched out on 74 of... Read more
tiny update today...
got started on things a bit late yesterday, so only managed to get three paintings done. i need to work on better organizing my time in order to get this... Read more
4 down, 1020 to go :)
as promised, here's some shots of the first finished bits. please excuse the quality, silly camera phone...
more to come! pretty much every day now! :)
in progress sneak peek
so, the weekend got the better of me, what with the holiday and my lousy work schedule.
but, i owe all you awesome people something, so here's an in progress... Read more
what's the finished display gonna look like?
this is just basically a guide for myself about what gets painted how. and it's just for reference, many items other than the words may end up competely different.
but,... Read more
it has begun...
spent the better part of the last few days putting the finishing touches on some project management and making some final aesthetic decisions...
the painting of submitted words has begun...... Read more
what do 1024 paintings look like?
well, i'm not sure. but i just chopped up the panels for 300 or so. that's enough to keep me busy for the next couple weeks.
and only minor physical... Read more