06.01.09 by Jeff

Project #5b – Postcards!

Here we go again! Our gigantic Project #5 continues over at Design For Mankind! Pick a submission from Project #5 and re-design it! Paint it, draw it, cut & paste it, collage it, photograph it, whatever you want! Scan it and send it to Erin with the subject line “Free Encouragement.” Erin will sift through the entries and the lucky ones will be made into an Encouragement Postcard Pack! Submissions must be original work – dimensions are 4″ x 6″ – deadline is February 1st.

postcard encouragement project design for mankind booooooom

Send your entries to erin[AT]designformankind[DOT]com. Below are links to all the submissions from Project #5! Pick out your favourite message and re-design it!

http://www.booooooom.com/2008/11/11/project-5-submissions-part-1/

http://www.booooooom.com/2008/11/12/project-5-submissions-part-2/

http://www.booooooom.com/2008/11/13/project-5-submissions-part-3/

http://www.booooooom.com/2008/11/17/project-5-submissions-part-4/

http://www.booooooom.com/2008/11/21/project-5-submissions-part-5/

http://www.booooooom.com/2008/11/25/project-5-submissions-part-6/

http://www.booooooom.com/2008/12/01/project-5-submissions-part-7/

http://www.booooooom.com/2008/12/05/project-5-submissions-part-8/

http://www.booooooom.com/2008/12/12/project-5-submissions-part-9/

http://www.booooooom.com/2008/12/18/project-5-submissions-part-10/

http://www.booooooom.com/2008/12/22/project-5-submissions-part-11/













Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • Taking part in this for sure

  • ditto.

  • DANIELA.

    WUJUUU!!!…FUN!

  • yes

  • Yay!
    I’ll do this :)

  • lala

    great projects!!

  • ian c

    cool!

  • Yes! This is gonna be sweet.

  • Jen

    wow, so many to choose from!

  • V.

    Now THIS sounds really exciting!!! Can’t wait to see everyone else work!

  • There is soooo much to choose from. really challanging

  • James

    hey. do the postcards have to be landscape… or can they be portrait too?

  • This project is so cool. I love the idea of anonymous postcards.

  • Awesome..can’t wait to try one out…now I have to find the perfect one.

  • more than one submission? i have ideas one this one ;)

  • James

    when are the winners going to be announced?





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