Pinchflat 2015 Call for Entries

What and Why

Wild Goose Creative, in partnership with Yay Bikes! announces a call for entries to a bicycle-inspired poster show called Pinchflat 2015: 30 Local Artists / 30 Prints / $30 bucks a print.

All posters will be created by artists in Columbus or central Ohio. Artwork included in the poster show will encourage bike riding, celebrate the art and craft of bikes, or invite thought about bikes as an important way to get around our fine city of Columbus. Artwork might also be designed to persuade people to get on a bike in the first place!

Specifications

Posters should be printed with any of the following methods; silk-screened, etched, lino cut, or letterpressed. Posters sizes can be either 11×17 (12.5” x 19”) or 18x24 (19”x25”). Each poster will be priced to sell at $30 and will be displayed along with 30 other posters. Artists will be responsible for having their artwork printed (33 posters for the show (30 for sale and 3 for display)) and delivered to Paradise Garage (921 North High Street, Columbus, OH 43201) for exhibition and sale. Wild Goose Creative and Pinchflat will retain the right to handle sales of posters for the duration of the exhibition.

25% of proceeds will be retained by Wild Goose Creative and 75% will be the artist’s commission on the art work.

Printing

Once you have been notified that your design has been selected to participate in Pinchflat, please We suggest that you consider the following local businesses for printing:

www.shoutoutloudprints.com

www.iglooletterpress.com

and if they are over-booked, here are some other great printers:

www.mamas-sauce.com

www.thehalfandhalf.com

Gallery Locations and Events

Your art will be displayed at the Kick-off Party at Wild Goose Creative on May 2nd, and then will parade down to Paradise Garage in the Short North during May Gallery Hop.  If you or your friends will miss these unforgettable events, the posters will also be on display and for sale at Paradise Garage for the whole month of May.

Deadline

UPDATE: Deadline for final design submission is April 1st. There is still time!

How to Submit

Upload your design to our Submit page. Feel free to contact us with any questions.

Contact

Email: bikemonth@wildgoosecreative.com

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