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Pica Pica Magazine – Cover Art Competition!

Roll up! Roll up! Pica Pica Magazine is on the hunt for illustrators and graphic designers to submit artwork for the front and back cover of our first issue! The winning artwork will be made into a 3 colour screen-print and used as a limited edition front and back cover for our magazine.
Pica Pica is a brand new website and magazine, celebrating the new wave of craft in the UK. We’ll be bringing you insightful articles, beautiful handmade products, crafty city guides, great projects, and interviews with amazing makers! Pica Pica wants to inspire everyone to get creative – so get out your knitting needles, sewing machines, pens, pencils and scissors and join in!

Your artwork must adhere to the theme of craft and creativity. Here are some words to inspire you: magpie, knit, sew, scribble, doodle, cut-and-paste, handmade, retro, eco, felt. Artwork must also include the words: Make Sew Colour Bake Cut Paste Knit Create (in the given order), and our logo, which must also remain clear and untouched.

Front Cover Dimensions: 172mm x 182mm
Back Cover Dimensions: 246mm x 203mm
300dpi plus and please use high quality files (EPS, TIF etc.) with no compression!
Download the PDF for guidance (the blue background on the PDF is just to indicate where the design will go!)

The cover will be printed in black, blue (CMYK colour code: 83, 0, 0, 10) and silver (you can use light grey in your creations) so please use only these three colours in your submission.

The final artwork will be printed onto off-white recycled card, so please bear this in mind when creating your design.

Last submission date – 26th February. Winner will be notified by 5th March, receiving a copy of the print magazine in April. Runners up will feature in the magazine as well as on our website.

For more information and how to enter – visit our website www.picapicamag.co.uk.