?

Log in

THiNK Art zine [entries|friends|calendar]
thinkartzine

[ userinfo | livejournal userinfo ]
[ calendar | livejournal calendar ]

[07 Sep 2007|12:02am]
I finally purchased an actual website for the distro! I'm still learning working on the layout and transferring everything over, but it will have all the zines, crafts, etc. from the distro, as well as my own projects, including THiNK! Bookmark it & check back for more details!

Avocado Tree Distro!

Also, I'm planning on putting another issue of THiNK out hopefully by the end of November. It will be all black and white, printed on a nice printer at my school. I'm looking for some great cover art, some artists to interview, and some people to advertise in it. It's going to be a pretty thick issue, and really great zine!
6 comments|post comment

[04 Jul 2007|07:58pm]


Issue 1 is finally here!

Legal size, 12 pages, full color.

to obtain a copy:
mail $3.00 cash to

Think Art Zine
c/o Raven
PO Box 2001
Abingdon, Va. 24212

or email me at thinkartzine@yahoo.com about a paypal address [paypal will be $3.50]
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE ABOVE EMAIL ADDRESS IS NOT MY PAYPAL ADDRESS!

I will be sending copies to various distros this weekend.
3 comments|post comment

FINALLY! [02 Jun 2007|12:59am]
The first issue of THiNK has been done for some time, it was just a matter of finding a good place to get the copies made. And after calling every place in the phone book, I have found a place not far from here who will do make the copies for relatively cheap... or cheaper than most haha.

So, my question is:

How many people are actually interested in purchasing a copy or subscription? I am going to try to keep the price to under $5, and will need an estimate of how many copies to have made.

Comment if interested :] 

xposted
7 comments|post comment

Submission Guidelines [20 Mar 2007|07:08pm]
As promised, here are the guidelines for submitting to THiNK Art Zine:

Size:
- legal.
- each submission must fit on a 8.5 x 7 page.

File:
- any file type accepted.
- send submissions to thinkartzine[at]yahoo.com

Color:
- zine is printed in full color.
- black and white and color is accepted.

Submissions:
- can be of any media, including digital.
- should include a couple of your best works of art that you would like published.
- include your name, contact information, title of your works, and a short biographical paragraph
  about yourself to be featured in the zine.
- remain the property of the artist and the artists has all legal and creative rights to their
   own work.
- can be mailed in for me to scan. If you would like them to be returned, you need to send me a note telling me that, and also provide
   sufficient funds for them to be returned. If you do not, they will be considered as donations to help raise money for the zine.

Additionally:
- in the back of the zine there will be a section to introduce all of the artists featured.
- We will feature a main artist each month, with an interview and additional submissions from them, so send in a lot of works to be
    considered!
- Everyone who is featured in the zine will get a free copy of the zine, and everyone who submits will get a discounted copy.
- Add this journal or bookmark it so that you can keep up to date with everything. If you would like to be added to the mailing list drop me an     email telling me that you would like to be added.
- I will be submitting mini versions of the zine to The Sampler whenever we have a new issue coming out, so try to get submissions in so 
  they can be considered for the mini zine as well.
- Donations would be greatfully accepted!
3 comments|post comment

Advertisement Space for Sale [18 Mar 2007|01:26pm]


So here is it... the Spring 2007 edition of the Avocado Tree Distro print catalogue!

To cut printing costs down for THiNK Art Zine, I'm going to start selling ad space in the distro catalogue.

In the back of the catalogue, there will be space for a couple 2 x 2 inch advertisements for $5.00 each.

On the inside front cover, there is room for one 3.5 x 3 inch advertisement, and room for two of those on the back cover. Those are $10.00 each.

I will be making about 2000 copies to start off with. About 1200 will go to the Sampler for a couple of months when I contribute some zines to them in the next couple of months, and the rest will go to various other distros/zines for flyer trades, and in each order. That`s 2000 people guaranteed to see your advertisement!

contact me at avocadotreedistro[at]yahoo[dot]com if you're interested. The deadline in the 31st of March.
post comment

Cover Contest! [09 Mar 2007|11:33pm]
So... we need a really awesome cover for the zine.

We`re going to run a contest each month for cover art. The only requirements are that it have "THiNK Art Zine" written somewhere on there.

Submissions should be sent in before the same deadline as all other entries.

The artist who`s cover design is chosen will receive a free copy of the zine, along with an article written about them in the zine.

Send all submissions to thinkartzine@yahoo.com

2 comments|post comment

Welcome to THiNK Art Zine! [08 Mar 2007|09:29pm]
So i just created this Livejournal specifically for the zine, so that people can subscribe to this journal and receive the latest news about upcoming issues, submission calls, and other zine-y happenings.

Right now we are taking submissions for our first issue. The deadline is March 31st. Send all submissions to thinkartzine@yahoo.com, along with your contact information. The idea behind this zine is to promote unknown artists, and to try to help them find some jobs.

I will be posting a FAQ post, and putting it under the memories, so be on the lookout for that. If you have any questions, please feel free to leave a comment or e-mail me.

post comment

navigation
[ viewing | most recent entries ]