January 2020 Update
Tuesday, 7 January 2020
First of all, Happy New Year to everyone!
It's been a little while since I updated on progress to A Guide to Modernism in Metro-Land, but things have been happening behind the scenes. The book has now been laid out and proofed, and we are almost ready to go to print. The book should be published in July.
I am pleased to share with you the cover design for the guide…
November 2019 Update
Thursday, 7 November 2019
I just thought I'd send you a quick update and let you know what is happening with A Guide to Modernism in Metro-Land.
The proofs arrived this week, as you can see in the photo. So now I need to go through and double (triple) check everything with a red pen and a large coffee! Hopefully that won't take too long and then we will be nearly ready to go to print. Of course once…
August 2019 Update
Monday, 19 August 2019
It has been awhile since I sent an update about the progress of A Guide to Modernism in Metro-Land, so I thought I would let you know how things are going. The book is currently in the Final Design stage, with the layout being finalised. The copy has all been edited and checked, and the maps for each section created. The book is due to be published next year, and a firm date will…
Thursday, 17 January 2019
As I am sure you all know by now, on Wednesday we passed the 100% funding mark, which means A Guide to Modernism in Metro-Land will be published! Thanks once again to all of you for pledging towards the book and making it a reality. Thank you to everyone who supported the project by publicising it on their social media channels as well, the momentum really helped push the project forward…
Sunday, 13 January 2019
Happy New Year, and I hope you all had a good festive period. "A Guide to Modernism in Metro-Land" is now 95% towards funding with over 700 supporters. Thank you to all who have pledged and made a donation to the project. Hopefully you will be able to get your hands on the book sooner rather than later now!
We have a special offer on the Piccadilly Circus pledge level, which…
Monday, 19 November 2018
This update is to let you know about our crowdfunding progress, and about three new pledge levels we have introduced. We have now reached 84% towards our total with over 600 supporters. Thank you to everyone who has pledged so far. We know you all eager to get your hands on a copy of the book, and we thank you for your patience. We are getting closer and hopefully it won’t…
Tuesday, 28 August 2018
Just a quick update on progress for A Guide to Modernism in Metro-Land. We are now at over 70% towards our total, with 500+ backers, so we are getting closer and closer! Thanks again to everyone who has pledges and also spread the word on social media.
In terms of the putting the book together,I am nearly finished visiting all the extra buildings I wanted to add, recently…
Wednesday, 13 June 2018
We are now officially over the halfway mark towards funding A Guide to Modernism in Metro-Land, currently at 51% and over 430 supporters! Thank you very much everyone who has pledged for the book and anyone who has helped by promoting it on social media.
The last couple of months have been busy with promoting the crowdfunding campaign. I was a guest on the Robert Elms…
Tuesday, 17 April 2018
I just wanted to give you a brief update on our crowdfunding campaign for A Guide to Modernism in Metro-Land. We are currently at 35% towards our total with over 315 backers! So we are over a third of the way there, thank you for your pledges and your support.
Once again, if there is anyone you know who might be interested please send them the link for pledging https…
March Update- 20% Reached!
Tuesday, 6 March 2018
I just wanted to send a quick message to everyone who has pledged to support A Guide to Modernism in Metro-Land, and say THANK YOU! Your backing for the project at this early stage has been wonderful and I am really grateful for your support.
We have now reached 20% and have over 160 supporters, but there is still a long way to go. If there is anyone you know who might be interested…