05
December
2016

Follow me for the printing final phase of the calendar

posted in Mr CUP News | Print  at 11.02 PM from My grand mother's house ! / France
The letterpress calendar by mr-cup
 
Tomorrow, I will do a visit to Studio Pression to finish the printing of the letterpress calendar ! JC, the man behind it, works like a Christmas elf for the past days to have it ready ! Then it will be my turn to pack and send them !
 
If you haven't get your copy yet, hurry up as the wood cover edition is almost sold out ! Check www.letterpress-calendar.com, and here come some teasing details !
 
Follow me on Instagram, twitter and facebook for a lot of videos and event some live !
 
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21
November
2016

The letterpress calendar now in the shop !

posted in Mr CUP News  at 6.15 PM from Home - Arles / France listening Piers Faccini - I dreamed an island
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So the Kickstarter for the calendar is now ended and we reach the 170% target which means we can print the box set ! It would be amazing, I am so impatient ! Studio Pression send me this picture of the prototype he made on real Oak engraved wood with the design of Kevin Cantrel on the box set/stander ! It is now available in the shop here.
 
Here come designs by Radim Malinic Brand Nu and Jeff Millotte who work with me at the Mr Cup Studio ! Only 2 missing pages included... mine !
 
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The idea was to launch the new shop but... it is not ready yet ! You can preorder the normal or the deluxe edition in the shop. It should be ready around December 10th and sent following ordering dates, so the sooner, the better...
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08
November
2016
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Here it comes, the last week of the letterpress calendar kickstarter has started ! It is already a huge success as we reach the third target of 150% ! The calendar will now come in a box set which unfolds to be a stander for it !
What about improving it a little more with printing this box set ? It could feature the nice logo created by Kevin Cantrell, and information about the designers ! For that, we need to reach the 170% goal !
 

Get your calendar now !

 
For all those asked : yes, these improvements will be made on all the issues, Deluxe and Normal ! Talking about the Deluxe edition, Studio pression shoot a video on the wood cover engraving test and it is hypnotic ! Video is accelerated 8 times !
 
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If you want to be the first to get the calendar, it is the moment to get it ! The Kickstarter orders will be sent by priority... Here come new designs, sent by Matt Stevens, Joseph Alessio and Renaud Orange !
 
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Only 3 designs to go (including mine, but I feel the pressure !). Here comes the updated version of the "sum up" image.
 
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I am just back from the great Adobe Max event held in San Diego where I was invited by the Adobe France team to cover the event ! A lot of great moments I will be happy to share details as soon as I can ! But here comes some images of the print article I did for the little blog in french we share with Geoffrey Dorne and Olivier Huard about the event ! Much much more to come but too much tired to do more ! Check more images on instagram !
 
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24
October
2016
Letterpress calendar by www.mr-cup.com
 
The calendar is now funded at 145% and it will help to improve it ! Running a Kickstarter is really an adventure and I thank you for being part of it ! We reach the second target and the pages of the calendar will be duplexed. Here come more details on the next goals :
 
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So the next goal is to do a box set that will unfold to be a stander for the calendar ! Studio Pression already prototypes it and you can see a video on the project page here !
At the same time, designers continue to work on the project, at the begining of this article is  Renaud Orange design (he designs last year front cover). And I am very pleased that Radim Malinic (Brand Nu) climb on the bandwagon. Here comes his first idea (not finished yet !).
 
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Here comes an updated sum up page !
 
Letterpress calendar by www.mr-cup.com
Letterpress calendar by www.mr-cup.com
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