[Linux-aus] penguin shirts
Jon 'maddog' Hall
maddog at li.org
Wed Feb 18 13:23:03 EST 2009
Not being from Australia, I was not even aware of "aboriginal dot art"
until I saw the T-shirt. After getting the T-shirt, I am.
>We could ask an aboriginal artist to do a design for us, signed, and
>put an artist profile on the web site and on a flyer shipped with the
But the shirt design is already done, and it was not done for
"commercial gain" as much as benefiting a non-profit group that tries to
get out the word on Free Software, which might actually be used by
Perhaps a compromise of putting a flier in with every T-shirt talking
about the aboriginal art, and pointing to either a web site or
non-profit agency that sells real aboriginal art, sales of which benefit
the native Australians.
Jon "maddog" Hall
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