Three sentence backer update
We just got tracking numbers for 2 enormous cases of maps en-route to San Francisco from Tokyo. That means this map is about to go from a thing... Read more
Maps printed this afternoon in Tokyo!
Two days ago we got word from the printers in Tokyo that they'd begin our run this afternoon. We rushed to find someone in Tokyo who could document... Read more
Sorry for the spot of silence--we're writing now with good news:
After a great deal of cross-cultural confusion, email mishaps, format issues, currency trading snafus and multi-gigabyte files... Read more
Folded Tyvek samples arrived!
We just received a pack of folded Tyvek samples [scroll down for a pic] and we were stoked to see that the fold from the MiuraLab folding machine... Read more
Manufacturing delays continue
Since it's been a little while since our last update, here is an outline of where we are with the map manufacturing. When we last got in touch... Read more
Manufacturer issues, watercolor process
There's been a bit of a strange development with our manufacturer and we wanted to keep all of you posted because it could affect delivery time. Additionally, we... Read more
Coloring has begun
As you know, the Map side of the TOC Guide to SF is being hand-drawn and painted by our cartography team (Borgarmynd, check out some of their other... Read more
Tyvek samples in testing!
A quick update: We sent a packet of our Tyvek samples to a workshop in Tokyo that specializes in folding Miura sheets. We've been communicating with them at... Read more
Progress update - Map corrections etc.
It's been a while since our last update, and we want to keep you all posted on the progress we are making with the guide! At the same... Read more
Manufacturing, Sketches, and the last batch of launch party tickets
With 48 hours left on the Kickstarter clock, we wanted to write to you guys and keep you posted on what we've been up to this week:
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The TOC guide to SF is officially funded, in only 1/5th of the allotted time! Only a few days ago we were celebrating the arrival of our first... Read more
New tickets available to our launch party
Thank you so much for your support of our project! A mere three days in, and we're already 60% funded! We're so stoked that the concept of a... Read more