[Clipart] [Open Clip Art Library] Interview

Jon Phillips jon at rejon.org
Wed Aug 27 09:22:58 PDT 2008

Nicu, you should get interviewed! I will do as well...Toby, you should
use whoever replies to the interview :) Johnny, Ryan and Nicu are
awesome to include in :)


On Wed, 2008-08-27 at 17:47 +0300, Nicu Buculei wrote:
> noreply at openclipart.org wrote:
> > Hi there,
> Hi,
> > I write a 'zine called 'The New Wave of Cut & Paste' (some sample pages up at myspace.com/thenewwaveofcutandpaste) and one of the defining parts of the zine is that all the interviews/reviews/articles use clip art.  
> That's interesting.
> > As such I'd like to repay my debt to clip art by interviewing someone from the Open Clip Art library!  So would it be ok if I sent some questions over?  If so what would be the best email address?
> Sure, it would be absolutely OK.
> About the address, that depend on *who* you want to interview, we use a 
> mailing list as our main communication channel: 
> http://lists.freedesktop.org/mailman/listinfo/clipart
> But you can talk directly with the interviewee, may he be Jon Phillips, 
> the closets person we have as a team leader, John Olsen, probably the 
> most active contributor, Ryan Lerch, another great contributor or 
> someone else (we have a lot of great people).
> Maybe have a look at the mailing list archive and see who are the people 
> (its harder to contact clipart uploaders as we don't always have their 
> contact info). Or maybe a collective interview? Do as you like.
> > Although the zine is quite tongue in cheek in nature there are some sensible interviews included and last issue sold over 500 copies across the UK, Australia, America and Ireland so you would get some publicity out of it!
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