[Chicago] New ChiPy Logo Proposal

Alex Gaynor alex.gaynor at gmail.com
Tue Apr 24 20:48:42 CEST 2012

On Tue, Apr 24, 2012 at 2:22 PM, Brian Ray <brianhray at gmail.com> wrote:

>> As much as I like, appreciate, and applaud the artwork presented, I
>> have to say I don't think it's a great use of ChiPy's limited funds to
> ChiPy funds are not being used, I am commissioning her for some other work
> outside of ChiPy so I thought it would be nice to see how this one goes
> first.
> I have been listening to all the feedback and I do appreciate everything.
> It sounds like we are very much on the fence and might be bike shedding a
> bit.
> Perhaps we can start with use of it as a splash page and tee shirt?
> Just a side note on the artist, she is a watercolorist which means we have
> not much of  a chance to get a vector out of her.  I would love it if
> someone presented one that was accurate and used smooth gradients and such.
> But back to the artist, her husband (bf?) is a Python programmer and there
> just seems to be something earthy/clever/cute about her works. Again, I
> guess it does not matter what color we paint the shed and we should focus
> on the shed itself.
> Nonetheless, the logo is just something fun and we should probably spend
> efforts talking about our next venu option (which is really more exciting)
> and all the topics regarding the Ultimate Language Shootout III. See the
> other threads for that.
> Cheers and thanks everyone!
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> Brian Ray
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I'd definitely buy a t-shirt with that logo on it.


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