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Official Celebration V Art work thread with Confirmed Artist

Discussion in 'FanForce: Star Wars Celebrations' started by echo-3, Jan 27, 2010.

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  1. Xoxaan11594

    Xoxaan11594 Jedi Youngling star 1

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    Does anybody know which (if any) comic book artists will be attending the Celebration?
     
  2. Thistledown

    Thistledown Jedi Youngling

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    How many prints do you think could safely be transported in one tube?
     
  3. JediJustin

    JediJustin Jedi Padawan star 4

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    At CIV I easily stored 6 art prints and 2 posters in one tube.
     
  4. JedHead1

    JedHead1 Jedi Master star 5

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    I think I was able to put up to 10 posters/prints max in a tube. I'd suggest getting a telescoping one for different width posters, that can change lengths and locks in position. Also check that the inside of the tube is smooth, not ridged or anything (I don't know why they would make it that way, if you want to protect an expensive poster?!). Normally, if I can't use my tube as a hand-carry, I place it diagonally in my large suitcase, cushioned by clothes.

    Until I'm ready to frame them, I store them away from sunlight in one of those plastic upright gift wrap containers you can buy at Target, etc.
     
  5. Leia214

    Leia214 Jedi Youngling star 3

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    Great tip about the gift wrap container - never thought of that but will definitely do it as I have way too many prints and not enough framing money!
     
  6. Thistledown

    Thistledown Jedi Youngling

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    If the largest art is presumably 24x32, you can probably use a smaller tube than 43" - such as the 37" one.
     
  7. FORMERJEDI

    FORMERJEDI Jedi Youngling

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    Hey everyone, I went to C3 and C4 but unfortunately can't make it to c5. I REALLY want the print from Jerry Vanderstelt. Is there anyone willing to get one for me and either meet afterwards (I live in Orange County, CA) or ship it to me?
     
  8. h2osafety

    h2osafety Jedi Youngling

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    echo-3

    I live just north of you. Let's stay in touch, maybe I can get your print for you while I'm there.

    Cheers!
     
  9. FORMERJEDI

    FORMERJEDI Jedi Youngling

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    Ok, great, thanks a lot! Need I just need to find out how much $ it's gonna be.
     
  10. JediJustin

    JediJustin Jedi Padawan star 4

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    So many great prints released so far.

    Fingers tightly crossed most of them come in under the $50 price point...
     
  11. echo-3

    echo-3 Former RSA star 4 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Sure.
    Eric
     
  12. h2osafety

    h2osafety Jedi Youngling

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  13. JediJustin

    JediJustin Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Got my print from Joe Corroney reserved.

    No luck with the Trevas and Vanderstelt prints though (they are not accepting reservation requests).
     
  14. ksomm814

    ksomm814 Jedi Master star 1

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    How do you reserve a print?

    Also, there are a bunch of artists added on starwarscelebration.com

    http://www.starwarscelebration.com/en/Art-Show/
     
  15. echo-3

    echo-3 Former RSA star 4 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    O ..Not to impress with the 2nd round although the Brian Rood print is mine out of the bunch.
     
  16. ksomm814

    ksomm814 Jedi Master star 1

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    Same here. Chris Trevas' is still my favorite
     
  17. echo-3

    echo-3 Former RSA star 4 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    BTW, if you email the artist or find them on Fecebook they might reserve a print.Not all are doing this. I know Trevas is NOT taking reservation and neither is Katy Cook.
     
  18. JediJustin

    JediJustin Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Another stellar round of art prints announced today:

    http://www.starwars.com/fans/events/celebration_v_artists_2/index.html
     
  19. The2ndQuest

    The2ndQuest Tri-Mod With a Mouth star 10 Staff Member Manager

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    Damn, it's going to get harder and harder to choose...

    My pics so far:

    Definite:
    -Chris Trevas
    -Dave Dorman (assuming he has one)
    -Jerry Vanderstelt
    -Brent Woodside

    Seriously Thinking About It (if I have the cash!):
    -Cat Staggs
    -David Rabitte
    -Joe Corroney
    -John Alvin

    Brian's looks amazing though- it was some of his (unfortunately sold out by then!) pieces on display at Celebration 3 (as seen briefly in [link=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aIgcwFZeiKY#t=0h5m48s]this video segment of my C3 Documentary[/link]) that convinced me that the Art Show was where my money was going for all future Celebrations. That being said, there's enough similarity of some elements his and Jerry's that I don't think I'd be getting both- and I like the cooler tones than the bright white better.

    Jamie's and Lee's intrigue me, but I don't think I'll be able to afford that many prints.
     
  20. FORMERJEDI

    FORMERJEDI Jedi Youngling

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    For those who want to know, I emailed Jerry Vasnderstelt and his print will be $100. Still not bad for an awesome piece of artwork.
     
  21. JediJustin

    JediJustin Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Not happy to hear that. But like you said, it is still worth it (same thing for Dorman's CIV art print).
     
  22. MrZAP

    MrZAP Jedi Master star 5

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    So from the ones that are shown so far, the ones that hope to get (if I can afford them all) are as follows:

    Jerry Vanderstelt
    Chris Trevas
    Cat Staggs
    David Rabitte
    Kevin Graham
    Katie Cook
    Tsuneo Sanda
    Brian Rood
    Tim Proctor
    John Alvin

    For the most part I prefer the ones with distinctive styles, such as Sanda, Staggs, Graham, and Cook.
     
  23. Vayder

    Vayder Jedi Youngling

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    Geez...I hope they are not all at that $100 price point.....I really want one at least but I don't know if I can convince myself (or my wife) that one print is worth that much....They are awesome work though.
     
  24. McHaleyArt

    McHaleyArt Sketch Card Artist VIP

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    I realize the vastness of selection at a show like this and that everyone has their particular budget. With this in mind, I'll be offering my print at an affordable price that should please everyone. I'll report on the final details once printing is complete.
    Below is a mock up and not base on the final scan.
    ~Mark
    [image=http://i151.photobucket.com/albums/s125/McHaleyArt/Artwork/PrintConcept150dpiB.jpg]
     
  25. Beretta911

    Beretta911 Jedi Youngling star 1

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    It looks cool, def interested in picking one up for my collection. I read that any artwork that doesn't sellout at the show will either be destroyed or may go on sale on starwarsshop.com, can you provide any info on how that works. Is it up to the individual artists or is that a shot Lucasfilm makes the call on what will go up for sale Post CV?

     
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