Monthly Archives: March 2012

Out the door

A little late, some Kickstarter rewards have started getting out the door. This week, I shipped 12 Grand Tiles Kits and 14 Frame Kits. Hopefully next week will see a bunch of Total Completion rewards getting out the door. I … Continue reading

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Seeing Lasers Everywhere

How long until I get my board? I’m sure that’s what a lot of my backers are asking themselves right now. I really wish I was organized enough to have definitive answers. Right now, the best I can do is … Continue reading

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CNC Routered Wooden Catan

Dan, a design student from the UK has created his own 4-player Catan board. It’s a thing of beauty. Using a CNC router, he cut this board from mahogany. The photos speak for themselves: Dan’s Photo Gallery Thanks for sharing, … Continue reading

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Python Lasers

Some of the backers from the Kickstarter campaign supported me at the $500 “Fancywood Edition” level.  For those backers, I am laser-engraving an inscription of their choice into the board.  My first couple attempts at making this inscription turned out … Continue reading

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18 Boards

Here's a photo of 18 boards prepped and ready to go to the wood finishing shop.

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Hewed Hide Heap

This is what 90 rough-cut pieces of leather (and scraps) look like.  I cut and prepped 46 of those yesterday, over the course of about 5 hours.  Also, 6 Frame Kits were shipped (yay!)

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