Call for Artists: Design the KCZC #5 Poster!

We’re going to need a kick ass poster or two to get the word out about this year’s fest— it’s our fifth birthday, and it’s going to be the biggest KCZC yet! As always, we want to feature local zinesters’ art on the poster. Have a great idea? Using the template below, design a poster for KCZC #5. You can submit samples of your artwork, as well as a pitch for your poster design with any sketches or rough drafts, to The submission deadline is June 1st, 2019. The artists who’s posters we choose will be compensated. Priority will be given to artists and zinesters that have tabled at previous years’ fests.

Some guidelines:
• Your artwork should fit within the provided template
• We’re interested in art created in a variety of media: cut-n-paste, digital, hand-drawn illustration…the skies the limit!
• Your art should feature the number 5 somehow… even subtly
• This year’s theme is Birthday Party (but get creative! Have an idea that goes beyond that? Go for it!)
• You do not need to submit a completed poster — sketches and rough drafts are fine for now!

Download the template:
.PSD (Photoshop)
.PNG (Digital)
.PDF (Printable)

Submissions are due 6/1
Submit Your Idea!