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Engraving for Nerds II - West Coast Book Tour

A project in New Orleans, LA by Nancy Sharon Collins

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Spreading the word about engraving: 3 cities/2 states/1 app
Backers: 48
Average Pledge Per Backer: $64

Funded: $3,059 of $2,825
Dates: Mar 15th -> Apr 13th (29 days)
Project By: Nancy Sharon Collins
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Latest News

AIGA Design Envy II

April 8th - via:
Following is the link to today's article on AIGA Design Envy, I live in the south...  (Read More)

The Engraving Lady Curates AIGA Design Envy #1

April 8th - via:
AIGA, the largest and oldest professional association for design, asked me to curate a week of Design Envy. Here's the first article: Polka Dots and Civil Rights Doug & Gene Meyer, The Longue Vue Installation, the decorative arts, fashion and... (Read More)

Felt & Wire Features Engraving4Nerds II

April 3rd - via:
Engraving for Nerds II was featured today by Mohawk Fine Paper's Felt & Wire.  (Read More)

Pre-project signing @ Vromans

April 3rd - via:
Here are photos from last Saturday's, 3/30/13, pre-project book signing at Vromans Bookstore on historic E. Colorado Blvd in Pasadena. Pasadena is home to striking examples of American Arts & Crafts, as well as mid-century architecture. Vromans... (Read More)

Vromans Book Signing Today, 3/30 @ 4pm

March 30th - via:
I'm in Pasadena, CA right now, on my pre-project tour.  At 4:00pm today I'll be at Vromans Bookstore, come by for a chat about engraving and social stationery. I look forward to seeing you'all there. Vromans: 695 E. Colorado Blvd Pasadena,... (Read More)

Engraving4Nerds II on Against the Grain!

March 30th - via:
Matt Porter covers the Engraving for Nerds project one, as well as this project (#2) on Against the Grain. (This image is from Garden District Books, New Orleans, a project one stop.)  (Read More)

Uppercase Magazine Blog covers Engraving for Nerds

March 27th - via:
Type Tuesday: Engraving for Nerds In the forthcoming issue of Uppercase magazine (yes, its a real PRINTED mag) Nikki Sheppy has authored an excellent article about stationer, engraver, and Kickstarter entrepreneur, Nancy Sharon Collins.​   (Read More)

Beauty of Engraving

March 27th - via:
Be a member of the VIP team for the engraving day at the International Printing History Museum Yours for a $109.00 pledge. Saturday, April 13, Carson, California. This one-day event will be a rare opportunity for designers... (Read More)

Honing Date for Event @ Jessica Hische's Studio

March 26th - via:
We've identified the general date for book party and signing at chez Hische to be at the end of July, 2013. More details as they evolve but mark your calendar!  (Read More)

Join Me Saturday, 3/30 at Vroman's, Pasadena

March 23rd - via:
Meet me next Saturday, March 30 at 4pm in the stationery department of Vroman's Books, Southern California's oldest & largest independent bookstore. I'll be meeting and greeting and signing, "The Complete Engraver" and talking about stationery... (Read More)

Backer Thanks #2

March 20th - via:
Just another note, this time to thank new backers Deborah, Mark, James, Drew, J., Carol and Ellen! Thank you all!!  (Read More)

Thank you backers!

March 18th - via:
Just a note to thank the first backers to my project, Diana, John and Ruth! Your support is more than appreciated!  (Read More)

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