My Father's Work

Make 100 Handmade Ocean Mugs!

A project in Baltimore, MD by Jesse Cunningham V

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Enjoy a beautiful, handmade mug that is designed for everyday use.
Backers: 58
Average Pledge Per Backer: $81

Funded: $4,725 of $1,000
Dates: Apr 3rd -> May 4th (32 days)
Project By: Jesse Cunningham V
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Latest News

The Final Day!!! Our First Kickstarter is Ending Soon!

May 3rd - via:
Woohoo! Last day!! We did it, everyone. Thanks to you, we've completed our goal.  Actually, we've exceeded our goal BY ALOT!  We were not sure what to expect coming into this. It's our first time doing a Kickstarter. We figured this would be a test... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Unlocked - Handmade Ceramic Magnets

April 28th - via:
We are approaching 400% of the total goal funded! Wow. Thank you! That means that our stretch goal of the magnets is unlocked.  If you are a backer you will be receiving one of the magnets. Yay! They are super strong and look nice. The clay is... (Read More)

Half Way Done and 300% Funded! (And new stretch goal)

April 19th - via:
Halfway there! 300% Funded!! THANK YOU! This is a quick update to say thank you and let you know about our latest stretch goal. We updated the Kickstarter to have a second stretch goal for $6,000. If we reach that mark then every backer will receive... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Magnets - Fresh out of the Kiln

April 14th - via:
Thank you for the ongoing support!  We are over 200% funded with a couple more weeks to go. AWESOME!! Here is one of our ware boards with leather-hard ocean mugs. This is before any firing has taken place. So technically, if you were to press on one... (Read More)

100% Backed and Created a Stretch Goal!!

April 6th - via:
100% backed in 2 Days! We did not expect this kind of support!!!! Wowzers. Thank you, everyone!  Updates Isabel threw more mugs last night and I'm sure the handles are being made as we speak. The day before's mugs are drying and look great! I should... (Read More)

75% to our goal!!!

April 5th - via:
Two days in, and we're almost there! Over 75% funded! Isabel threw a couple of hours last night on the wheel. And today she focused on getting the handles just right for about ten ocean mug forms. After it is all said and done, about seven of them... (Read More)

Ocean Mug Update #1 - Thank you! What a great start! Also, we've created an Add-on

April 4th - via:
Thank you to everyone who has pledged so far! We are less than one day into our campaign and we've almost reached 20% of our goal!!! Awesome. Thank you, thank you, thank you. Some news: we've added the ability for pledgors to purchase an add-on mug... (Read More)

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