Project Updates

Only Two weeks! Yikes!

Only Two weeks! Yikes!

But we’ve made a lot of progress. Much more than our photo gallery suggests. Check out the new photos! These new images are actually from a few weeks ago. We are in the home stretch and now and working non-stop!

Only 39 Days Until We Pack the Truck!

Only 39 Days Until We Pack the Truck!

Now that the Kickstarter campaign is finished and successfully funded, we can concentrate solely on getting this project to the Playa. I just counted off the days until Michael and I depart as the first leg of the build crew. Wow, only 39 days!!! We’d better make the best of that. Work will be happening […]

Ah! Space to stretch our legs

Ah! Space to stretch our legs

We’ve been at our dream construction site since Friday, July 6. Thank you Alan Macy! Before that we had to fabricate parts of the Wheel at Van’s house. Now, with all the space we can really get rolling! The outer shell is starting to take shape! The footprint of the outpost structure is also taking […]

Who Ball Shenanigans

Who Ball Shenanigans

Tonight a few of us on the Serendipity Crew met up to craft some of the Who Ball descriptions. We will need to inscribe 1500 – 2000 wooden balls! It was a wonderfully fluid process! We paid a visit to Scott London’s Burning Man photo gallery and as each image came up we blurted out […]

We have launched! Yes!

Amazon has graciously verified my bank account in less than 36 hours, Kickstarter gave our project the green light in less than 12 hours. I have successfully¬† launched my first Kickstarter campaign. Let’s make this happen. The Serendipity Outpost will be an awesome gift to the Playa!

A Setback = Gift

A Setback = Gift

I’ve been working for a few weeks now on creating the Serendipity Outpost Kickstarter campaign. Making a video, creating wonderful pledge gifts, etc. Today I clicked the “Preview and Submit” button only to be informed that my Amazon Payments account hasn’t verified my bank. I thought I’d taken care of this back in May. Now […]

Humble Beginnings of the Serendipity Outpost

Humble Beginnings of the Serendipity Outpost

The Serendipity Outpost is my brainchild. It will be the first art installation I’ve brought to the Playa. I’ve worked an past projects, most recently, Walkabout Woods in 2011 and Galaxy on a Stick in 2009. But this is the first time I’m spearheading a project. I hope to chronicle the progress on this blog. […]