After careful consideration Jabal Amman publishers is pleased to inform you that you have been chosen as part of an extremely select group of artists. Your portfolio demonstrates exceptional talent and contemporary Arabic high caliber artwork. It is our pleasure to offer you the unique opportunity to be part of a exquisite Arabic illustrated book celebrating children’s rights.The book presents the thirty articles that make up the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in text and illustrations.The book will be representing original artworks from over fifteen Arab and middle eastern countries. Your illustrations will be displayed in two full page colored spreads and as a token of our appreciation each contributing artist will be also be featured through a short biography and photograph at the end of the book.
The book will be used in classrooms by NGO'’s and among refugees as a learning tool and a very important reminder of the importance of fundamental human rights and dignity, especially in the unfortunate climate that we currently live in.
Detailed Job Description:
The illustrations will be used in a 60 page children's book. (3rd to 6th grade level).
Pages featuring your work - 2
You will be illustrating your chosen Article In 2 full length colored pages (one spread)
Each spread has an Article the concept of this article should be incorporated into the Arabesque illustration.On average, there are around 10-25 words that make up each Article. The illustration is aimed so that children can better understand the Article, your artistic interpretation should be meticulously designed bearing that in mind. The illustrations needs to be colorful and crisp and complement the article that they are drawn for. They are made for children to wonder, imagine and be inspired. They should be simple and easy to comprehend. If you have any further questions concerning the meaning of the article please don't hesitate to ask. We would also ask that you send a draft or concept of the work before its completion see the time frame below.
All images need to be submitted in .jpg format and PDF. If the images are hand drawn they need to be need to be scanned for print at 300dpi using CMYK color coding. The artwork must also be submitted in the form of th digital sliced files
21cm Wide x 26.8cm Height.
Concept sketch due by Dec 21
Black and white first draft due by Dec 26
Final artwork due by Dec Jan 3rd
150 USD- Bank transfer - Payment will be received one week after receiving the final draft.
Thank you kindly for your time, I look forward to your response,
Project Manger , Jabal Amman Publishers