Calling all visual artists
-- illustrators, painters, flash animators, filmmakers, cartoonists
and photographers. We're looking for California-specific content
to add to this new section.
Specifically, we'd like to see if anyone can come up with some amusing
and/or insightful visuals that relate to the parameters below. Or,
if you have something particularly quirky, random or unique (and
it somehow involves life on the Left Coast), send it along. If we
use it, we'll credit you where it's posted, and link to a webpage
of yours so that our readers can become more familiar with your
Try any of these:
* Take the California state flag and augment, tweak or twist it in such a way as to depict the current state of the state (the state, according to you).
* Same with the "California quarter."
* Same with the official state seal.
* Same with the official city or county seals
-- of Los Angeles, San Francisco or San Diego.
* Design your own California stamp, spoofing something about life in California. Don't worry about the fringy edges, just focus on the image + text.
* Take a corporate logo or advertising image and put it on a human body as a tattoo. Try to come up with as odd of a juxtaposition as possible. For a reference point, see the article about this real trend under Weird Real News on our home page.