Submitting your work to Gestalt

Gestalt is an independent publishing house with an eye for quality in content and production.

We are seeking submissions from COLOURISTS and LETTERERS at this time.
Please note: We are not actively seeking submissions from WRITERS or ILLUSTRATORS at this time.
Making a submission to Gestalt Publishing indicates your understanding and agreement with our standard Submissions Agreement.
  • Colourists

    We are seeking comic colourists to aid with long term production. Publication experience is not required, but please provide samples as outlined below.

    Your submission will need to contain:
    • Colouring samples of at least ten sequential pages, based on line-art from multiple illustrators that show your abilities in a variety of styles/settings.
    • Colouring sample of at least three single illustrations (cover/splash page/pin-up)
    • Any relevant experience and/or publication history
    • Full contact details
    • Current page rate


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  • Letterers

    We are seeking comic letterers to aid with long term production. Publication experience is not required, but please provide samples as outlined below.

    Your submission will need to contain:
    • Lettering samples of at least five sequential pages (PDF preferred)
    • Samples of logo/title/masthead design are not required but would be welcome
    • Any relevant experience and/or publication history
    • Full contact details
    • Current page rate

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  • Illustrators

    Gestalt is open to consider work for freelance penciller and inkers.

    Your submission will need to contain:

    • At least ten pages of sequential art.  To show us how well you can tell a story, these pages should include a variety of scenes, technology, backgrounds and characters – ranging from talking heads (dialogue) to intense action. Finished and lettered pages are preferred, but not essential.
    • Pencillers:
      Your portfolio should show pencils-only.  Endeavour to ensure the scans are of good enough quality to clearly see your work.
    • Inkers:
      Your examples should be high-resolution black-and-white. Please include scans of original pencils for comparison.
    • Full contact details
    • Current Page Rate
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  • Writers

    While Gestalt is not actively looking for staff writers, we will review proposals for new properties.

    Please ensure your submission includes the following:

    • One page cover letter introducing yourself and your project (including the title, overall concept, creative team attached, and status of production).
    • If you have a creative team onboard, introduce each member with 1-2 paragaphs per person, including any credits and work history in comics and related fields
    • One page outline of the major events of the entire story from beginning to end outlining the WHAT, WHERE, WHO, WHEN and WHY.
    • At least ten consecutive pages of script or, preferably, the complete script.

    Your proposal should demonstrate a level of professionalism in structure and presentation.

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Please note that we cannot guarantee editorial feedback for unsolicited submissions. Receiving any kind of response from our submissions editors may take several months.

Submitting your work to us indicates that you understand and agree to our Submissions Agreement.

 

 

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