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Easter Open Brief for Artists and Illustrators

A brand new open call out: if you love the imagery associated with Easter then do get involved and send me your artwork for display on the website.

Written by Amelia Gregory

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I've got a new callout! Do you love all the imagery that is associated with Easter? Bunnies, Hares, Easter Eggs, Chocolate, Hot Cross Buns, Simnel Cake, Fluffy Chicks, New Beginnings, Warming Weather, Spring Flowers?

What does Easter mean to you? Is it a religious festival (Almost all the things we associate with Easter have a Pagan foundation, accommodated by Christianity), or merely a chance for a holiday with family?

Please send me your Easter images by Thursday 2nd April to post in time for the Easter weekend. (By the way the animal above is not a bunny, but I thought it would do for now! It is in fact a Patagonian Mara, a rodent most closely related to a guinea pig, but which looks part rabbit part deer. They roam freely at Whipsnade Zoo, a most engaging host of characters.)

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Please create your artwork at 300dpi to fit an A3 page, but ONLY send a lo res version of your file labelled with your name and a title, sized 480 pixels wide 72 dpi to… read more

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Mother’s Day and Women’s History Month Open Brief for Artists

A chance to work on a great new topical piece of work and showcase it to a wide new audience on my website. Read on...

Written by Amelia Gregory

The response to my recent open briefs – for Valentines artwork and fashion illustrations – has been fantastic, so I’ve decided to run another super quick one, giving you just […]

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Valentines Open Brief: Submissions Part 2

Revealing the second selection of artwork submitted to my Valentines Open Brief: happy Valentine's Day all!

Written by Amelia Gregory

Valentine’s Day is nearly upon us! Here are the rest of the submissions for my Valentines Open Brief, see more here, and see the ones which were chosen by East […]

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Valentines Open Brief: Get Published and Exhibit Your Work

Get involved! An exciting opportunity to be published by East End Prints and appear in an exhibition next month in East London.

Written by Amelia Gregory

All You Need is Love by Helen Lang Valentines’ Day is on it’s way, and to celebrate I’m running an open brief for love themed artwork. Please create art that […]

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Amelia’s Magazine 10th Anniversary Kickstarter Campaign: That Which We Do Not Understand

Amelia’s Magazine is 10 years old this year, and to celebrate I’m going back into a print! Read on to find out how you can be a part of my project and get your hands on the limited edition book and fine art prints...

Written by Amelia Gregory

Amelia’s Magazine is 10 years old this year, and to celebrate I’m going back into a print! I’m producing a limited edition gold foiled artists’ book and an exclusive series […]

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That Which We Do Not Understand: Amelia’s Magazine 10th Anniversary Open Brief for Artists and Writers

DEADLINE EXTENDED! Be inspired by Mysticism, Spirituality, Alchemy, Paganism, Witchcraft, Herbalism, Shamanism, Magick, Voodoo, Folklore, Occult, Esotericism, Tarot, Astrology, Animal Spirits, Paranormal activities, the Moon and much more for my exciting new Open Brief.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Moon illustration by Daria Hlazatova. Amelia’s Magazine is 10 years old this year! It’s been a long time since I’ve worked on a major new publishing project, but 2014 is […]

Amelia’s Compendium of Fashion Illustration: Open Design Brief

My brand new open design brief is designed to champion the work of fashion illustrators. It runs until Sunday 18th July 2010, for production of a book due out at the end of this year. Read on for more info...

Written by Amelia Gregory

Bora Aksu A/W 2010 by Gemma Milly. See original post here. ***Please note that this brief is now closed: you can now order a copy of this book online by […]

Seven Little Houses animation for the 4th Annual Aniboom Awards: the inside scoop.

Lesley Barnes and Thereza Rowe talk about their joint submission for the Aniboom animation competition, and the importance of Twitter to illustrators.

Written by Amelia Gregory

When Lesley Barnes found out about the 4th Annual Animboom Awards animation competition in conjunction with Sesame Street (Blimey, try saying that fast!), she just knew she had to work […]

Colourful Coffins become a Happy Journey

A few of the illustrators that feature in Amelia's Anthology of Illustration have got together to set up an exciting new venture: the Happy Journey Collective. Read on to discover what you can do to get involved.

Written by Abigail Daker

Colourful Coffins from Lesley Barnes, Thereza Rowe and Abigail Daker. A couple of weeks ago, while playing around on twitter, I saw a link posted by Thereza Rowe for a […]

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Cheapzine launches an open brief to find artists/designers for their Art Nouveau book

A new open brief from the creators of Cheapzine hopes to find the best new contemporary examples of Art Nouveau influenced artwork. Read on to find out what you should submit...

Written by Amelia Gregory

illustration by Brett Manning Anyone who has heard me lecture will be aware that I do like to bang on about what a great idea it is to produce your […]

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Nobrow Press Flickr competition: People I’ve Never Met & Conversations I’ve Never Had

Are you an illustrator? Want to see your work in print? Then sink your chops into this open brief from Nobrow Press. Closing 15th February 2010...

Written by Amelia Gregory

Nobrow No.1 Gods & Monsters Last year Nobrow Press caught my attention with their first book, Gods & Monsters, a beautiful limited edition affair deliciously screen-printed in just blue and […]

Redesign the Royal Bank of Scotland for Sustainability

Open brief from Amelia's Magazine and PLATFORM, Closing date: 2nd Nov 2009

Written by Amelia

The Royal Bank of Scotland. RBS. Formally known with pride as the “oil and gas bank” due to their close alliance with the fossil fuel industries. What on earth would […]

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Amelia’s Anthology of Illustration: Open Design Brief

Open brief for illustrators, Closing date: August 3rd

Written by Amelia

Be featured in this limited edition anthology of the best new illustrators engaged in environmental thinking. Read on to find out more… ***Please note that this brief is now closed: […]

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Climate Camp Logo, Design Open Brief

Written by Amelia

Regular followers of my blog will know that I’ve been involved with Climate Camp for nearly two years – ever since I attended what I like to term the “University […]

Open brief to design for Amelia’s Magazine and Shelter

Open brief for illustrators, Closing date: June 29

Written by Amelia and Cari

How strong are the bricks and mortar that hold your house together? Chances are they are flimsier then you would think. Especially if you have ever fallen behind on a […]