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Hello folks! We’re closing in on the end of the year, and are smack dab in the middle of the winter holiday season. To celebrate, Utopian.net would like to offer 5 FREE Pomfolio accounts to Illustration Friday participants!
Pomfolio is a new blog service tailored to the needs of artists and creators, using WordPress MU software. We offer easy to customize themes (also formatted for mobile browsers) and plugins to complement the social networking features we’ve all come to rely on (like easy Facebook, Twitter and Flickr connections).
To play, simply leave a comment below. We’ll randomly choose one winner today*, and two winners for the next two weeks until we’ve given them all away!
*YAY, we’ve done the drawing using Random.org’s random number generator and winner is…Ira, from Sketch for the Day!
Congratulations Ira! I’ll be contacting you with an invite code at the email address you provided in your comment. We’ll have our next giveaway for TWO more Pomfolio accounts next Friday!
Today the very talented Michele Melcher has announced her Illustration Election. Vote for one of the following illustrations and be entered to win a signed print of that illo:
For complete voting instructions and larger previews head on over to her blog.
Michele is a Philadelphia-based artist/illustrator who kept me in stitches during three years of illustration class at UArts. Honor diversity.
How cool is this? MOO is now offering business cards, and in grand MOO style! Everything that makes MOO mini-cards awesome (and stickers, and postcards, and…) is now available in full sized business cards. As Penny says – oh my MOO-ness!
Each one can uniquely showcase a different illustration, comes with a very snazzy case, and you don’t have to order hundreds at a time – MOO gives you the option to order as few as 50 business cards at once.
“MOO Business Cards are anything but ordinary combining high-quality design and one-of-a kind printing options, meaning that every one of your business cards can be unique. Choose your best photos/design to create truly unique Business Cards that will not only serve as a networking tool but also as a mini-portfolio of your work.”
So, individually designed cards, an ecological paper option (love it!), spiff card case – can it get any better? Of course! MOO is offering 10 free packs to IF artists, and a 15% discount on 50 more packs – so click here fast to grab ‘em before they’re gone!
Just ask our previous MOO giveaway winners – MOO cards are somethin’ special. And if you’re one of the lucky ones who get a free or discounted pack, send us some pics at email@example.com and we’ll showcase them here!
I can read your mind. You’re thinking “Making art is so great! But who cares? I want to make a difference in the world!” Well…
Art With Heart, an organization devoted to “healing youth through creativity,” is offering free training in their Art Buddy program on Saturday, March 29th, from 9:30am â?? 1pm. (RSVP is required and donations are welcome.)
Ok friends and neighbors, we’ve closed comments on the MOO Haiku Giveaway and chosen this week’s random winner!
Congratulations to Radha who says:
Thinking and scribbling,
trying to write haiku.
Iâ??d sure like some MOO.
There was some pretty beautiful poetry blossoming in that thread. Nice work, artists!
This week for MOO cards,
leave a poetic comment
in haiku form
Three lines, and no more
than seventeen syllables
or something like that.
(we’re not picky with words here at IF)
It’s that time again! This week’s MOO giveaway for IF artists has a poetic twist – we’re giving away a free (FREE!) promotional pack of MOO cards, stickers and postcards with your illustrations, and all you gotta do is leave a comment in haiku form.
(For sake of the game, a haiku is a short poem of seventeen syllables or less, three lines total. That’s as strict as we’ll get about form – have fun with it!)
So leave a comment on this here blog entry (make sure you fill out the email box). Then we’ll pick we’ll pick one person at random to receive the MOO love…
MOO is looking for artists for their line of designer products. Each artist gets 10% of the sales of products with their work on ‘em – a great way to get your name out there. You can find out more at MOO.
For those of us who like to beautify our computers and mobile contraptions, Fantagraphics has a selection of fancy wallpaper hidden in the attic of their gussied-up new website. Check’m out!
Let’s hear it for more MOO!
p.s. Comments will be closed Monday. So do it now!
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Added: Comments are now closed. A winner will be announced in a bit.
Posted by admin on 02/01/08 under giveaway
We’re giving away a MOO pack of stickers, MOO cards, and postcards with YOUR artwork! Click here for details…(comments will be closed Monday morning, so sign up now!)
*** Edited to say: Comments are officially closed for the MOO giveaway. We’ll be announcing the winner later this week. And if you don’t win, don’t fret! … More MOO love will be given out in two weeks. yay!
The winner of this MOO giveaway was Donna B Miller! Congrats Donna!
So we were totally chuffed when MOO contacted us with an offer we couldn’t refuse – a bimonthly giveaway for IF artists for a free (FREE!) promotional pack of MOO cards, stickers and postcards – with your illustrations! Thanks Moo!
So all you have to do, dear IF blog reader people, is leave a comment on this here blog entry (make sure you fill out the email box). Then we’ll pick we’ll pick one person at random to receive the MOO love…
Edited to add: MOO is also looking for artists for their line of designer products. Each artist gets 10% of the sales of products with their work on ‘em – a great way to get your name out there. You can find out more at MOO.
Let the games begin! (or something)