Join for FREE
It only takes a minute!

Welcome to BirdForum.
BirdForum is the net's largest birding community, dedicated to wild birds and birding, and is absolutely FREE! You are most welcome to register for an account, which allows you to take part in lively discussions in the forum, post your pictures in the gallery and more.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread
Old Tuesday 6th March 2012, 11:46   #1
birdboybowley
Registered User
 
birdboybowley's Avatar

 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: W Sussex, England
Posts: 7,168
Hummingbird monograph sponsorship opportunity

Hey all
Have started this thread over here too:-
http://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?t=214600

The long and short of it is that a full-on hummingbird monograph is the biggest gap in the book market at present. Helm have given the go-ahead to produce the ultimate hummer guide, replete with plates and photos. The only stickler is covering the artwork costs on a project this size.
Which is where I come in - we are seeking sponsorship for as many species as possible so this book can actually come to fruition. Guide prices would be £100 per species or c£450 per plate comprising probably 5 species (all dependent on how many subspecies will need to be illustrated of course!). The sponsor would then get to keep the artwork once all the scanning has been completed and named in the book.
Please check post #85 in the above thread for the on-going list of species already sponsored if you are interested. This will be a monumental project and I hope you want to be part of it!
Some of my artwork can be seen here on this thread http://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?t=106503 or by visiting my website.

Thanks for looking,
Ads
__________________
"...Bureaucracy is a parasite that preys on free thought and suffocates free spirit..." Douglas Adams

www.adambowleyart.com
birdboybowley is offline  
Reply With Quote
Advertisement
Reply


Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Hummingbird monograph sponsorship opportunity...anyone? birdboybowley Books, Magazines, Publications, Video & DVD 160 Tuesday 29th April 2014 19:29
Christmas Cuckoo Sponsorship - the perfect gift (BTO) BF Newsroom Latest news from the BTO 0 Friday 11th November 2011 15:50
500 miles walked, almost £5,000 raised thanks to corporate sponsorship (RSPB) BF Newsroom Latest news from the RSPB 0 Wednesday 27th July 2011 11:25
“Nest boxes free sponsorship” in Spain biofriki Nestboxes 0 Monday 15th February 2010 10:19
Swift Monograph Jamspangle Books, Magazines, Publications, Video & DVD 8 Tuesday 19th May 2009 16:49

{googleads}

Fatbirder's Top 1000 Birding Websites

Search the net with ask.com
Help support BirdForum
Ask.com and get

Page generated in 0.13917494 seconds with 12 queries
All times are GMT. The time now is 04:04.