Steampunk Chronicle is an on-line newspaper geared toward providing the latest news and happening in the Science Fiction genre of Steampunk. As a newspaper it will have several departments (Fashion, Movies, Music, Events, Mods, Life-Style etc.) and will publish articles regularly to bring the latest news to this community. We are looking for a graphics designer that understands this art style and will be able to work with us on our other future needs.
Tell us a bit about who you are and the people you reach
Steampunk community of authors, artist, gamers, film buffs, fashion maidens, moders and fans. Core elements are Gears, Time, Victorian age, contraptions, reto-tech.
http://photobucket.com/images/steampunk/ There are some good examples at this link. These images have colors that are dark steel, brown and copper. Note the use of copper tubing, gears, goggles from early industrial age. All evoking images of steam power rather than electricity.
Designed in old newspaper or Steampunk style. Needs to be web ready will go at top of portal site, t-shirts, email footers ect. Will need Photoshop or Illustrator file in hires for printing on various swag items. Web file format layered .psd (RGB) is ideal
960px x 175px image to go behind the Logo at the top of the site with Steampunk theme to support logo and general portal message.
Web file format - .jpg, .gif, .tif or layered .psd (RGB)
The general site structure, layout and colors are already set and visible at http://www.SteampunkChronicle.com. These will not change. We just need the logo and background image to go on top of this layout. If you don't know what Steampunk is google it before you ask.