|2003 Fourth of July Invitation|
2003 - I want YOU to be a HERO
City of Her
And so, I wanted to call on everyone to find their inner hero and come to the 2003 event. I immediately thought of the famous Uncle Sam "I want YOU" poster.
It turns out that CoH has a perfect character to replace Uncle Sam on the
poster. CoH has a huge and very complete backplot (which you can go to the website
to learn about). One of the first heroes to appear openly in the world was
So, I begged one of our artists (thanks Jeremy) to make me
a stern, pointing State
Then, once again to Kinko's where I made color copies of the originals. It turns out the color copies are pretty expensive (though less expensive than having them print them from computer files). I should have just printed them with the color printer. A brand new set of color ink would have cost less than the copies. The copies look really good, though, and were on high-wuality paper. It also only took 10 minutes to make the copies.
Finally, after sending them, I had a concern that people would just throw them away without looking at them. The exterior looks an awful lot like junk-mail from "Freedom Phalanx Recruitment."