JAY SHAW OWES ME PRINTS

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Postby rubberneck on Tue Mar 06, 2018 11:07 pm

rubberneck wrote:
tweetick wrote:
rubberneck wrote:Jay did finish the subs fwiw, Mitch posted out the last batch for him.

I love his Animal Earth Mother as something different from the movie poster series.

Hope it works out.


Was that the final batch? We never did get our promised membership certificates.


Yep. I recently finally opened them for flattening, Mitch send them in a tube, prior batch were flat,the paranoid thriller films of the 70's. Rosemary's Baby and a few others in this batch.


Its all done.
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Postby tweetick on Tue Mar 06, 2018 11:18 pm

Oh, yeah. I had given up on it before the last tube was announced and sent. I just find it amusing how this zombie of a scheme re-emerges as a topic of discussion every year or so.
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Postby meskell on Tue Mar 06, 2018 11:23 pm

rubberneck wrote:Its all done.

Nonsense! Jay Shaw still owes me shirts!
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Postby IWish on Tue Mar 06, 2018 11:31 pm

Jay was in one of the Holiday card exchanges one year. No cards sent. I rec'd a card months later - an Easter card. It was a card with a drawing of an egg.
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Postby fredo on Tue Mar 06, 2018 11:38 pm

Difference between this and a typical sub is that Jay was an amateur hack at the time promising to make up a bunch of fudge for the subholders only. Working artists on the other hand typically have a) paid work lined up and b) hard deadlines under which to do it.

Shame this didn't live up to the hype but the goal was...Nonsensical.
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Postby Celsius on Tue Mar 06, 2018 11:38 pm

ironjaiden wrote:Finally remembered my password!

Clem is 100% correct. I told him I'd send out stuff and we emailed back and forth about it for a long while. I sincerely tried to hunt that stuff down and it just didn't happen. I offered to send money his way but he declined and asked me to surprise him with posters. After a while I finally just sent him a Paypal. Hopefully that helped.

There are a handful of other folks I owe posters to from back in the day and you are totally right to feel salty. No excuse whatsoever for letting anything slip through the cracks. If you're owed something you should get it. Please, email me and we'll sort it out. Even if it was a giveaway thing from years ago please don't just write it off. I'd love to make anyone whole there. [email protected] is the best way to get in touch. I'll respond as quickly as I can and actually send the damn tube.

As for the comically drawn-out subscription, it goes without saying I drymounted that up royally. I sent out a bunch of posters (some good, some less good) but the disparity between what I said I'd do and what actually happened is huge. I feel like a real ass for bellyflopping so hard there but it most certainly isn't over. Mitch will be sending out a collection of prints (and a pin) shortly that I'm really proud of and feel represent the original intent of what I was trying to do there. I'll send an email once those are in production to make sure we've got updated address info.

Anyways there you go. This place was a huge part of me starting a career in poster art. No way on earth I could've done this without the early support here. I bit off a lot more than I could chew some years ago but there's no reason for anyone here to get burned by that.

Man I can't believe this site is still brown. Never change EB.


Seeing Jay post in 2017 is insane! Wheel of time, man.
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Postby canuck on Mon Mar 26, 2018 6:44 pm

I pity the fool.
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Postby jjttdw on Mon Mar 26, 2018 7:56 pm

Jay owes me nothing but he seems disorganized enough that I could claim that he did and get a couple posters.
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Postby marvin on Mon Mar 26, 2018 8:28 pm

jjttdw wrote:Jay owes me nothing but he seems disorganized enough that I could claim that he did and get a couple posters.


Don't do that man. It's just not right.
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Postby tweetick on Mon Mar 26, 2018 8:43 pm

Jay has a list.
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Postby finneganm on Mon Mar 26, 2018 9:00 pm

tweetick wrote:Jay has a list.



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Postby pj101ca on Mon Mar 26, 2018 9:02 pm

tweetick wrote:Jay has a list.



Me too!!


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Postby Codeblue on Mon Mar 26, 2018 9:03 pm

As an ex-coworker used to say, "You're a list maker, not a list doer"
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Postby fredo on Mon Mar 26, 2018 9:05 pm

Codeblue wrote:As an ex-coworker used to say, "You're a list maker, not a list doer"


You fired him, right?
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Postby tweetick on Mon Mar 26, 2018 11:27 pm

Codeblue wrote:As an ex-coworker used to say, "You're a list maker, not a list doer"


Did you add him to your list?
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