Aspen Holds Talent Contest for Santeria

Santeria-01AAspen Comics has announced a talent contest for aspiring artists where the winners’ artwork will be showcased in the final issue of their newest series, Santeria: The Goddess Kiss.

Those interested in entering can send their artwork to gabe@aspencomics.com by Friday, April 15, 2016 at 12:00am PST. They will be selecting four submissions to be used for all four different covers to the final issue of the series. Submissions can be pencils, pencils & inks, or pencils, inks and colors. Individuals can submit as many covers as they’d like.

The series is brand new series spanning centuries, from deep within the heart of the ancient civilizations of Africa! Emergency medical techs Michael and Naomi work the violent and unpredictable streets of Spanish Harlem every day, however nothing can prepare the duo for what a routine police shooting reveals; something more powerful and dangerous for Naomi’s future! Something that will bestow upon her a power unlike anything she could comprehend.

Those interested in submitting covers should make sure the piece is 7″ x 10.5″ and saved at 300DPI. They are looking for one or a combination of the following characters, Naomi Clarke, Oonaa, Isaac, and/or Mike Ortiz. Don’t redesign the characters use what is released and this is a work for hire deal, so you will be paid a non-negotiable fee determined by Aspen.