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We are currently looking for talented artists, designers, and writers to join the Colorburned Team.  If you are interested in writing an article or tutorial for this site you may submit your idea using the form below.

What Kind of Articles are We Looking for?

We are currently seeking all types of design-related articles including:

  • Photoshop, Illustrator, Fireworks, and InDesign tutorials.
  • Design resources; such as Photoshop and Illustrator brushes, vectors, textures, and seamless patterns.
  • Articles on a variety of design-related subjects.
  • Web roundups and lists.

We are a really laid back group here and are always open to your suggestions so feel free to pitch any topic that interests you.

Steps for Writing Articles

  1. Please pitch your article using the form below.
  2. Once your idea has been approved, download our article and tutorial templates to begin writing your article.
  3. We reserve the right to edit your articles to conform to our standards and practices.

Copyright and Ownership

  • As the author you may use any article, tutorial, graphic, or design resource in your personal or professional works. You may not however resell or redistribute the content on any other website.
  • You grant a license to the readers of this site to use the knowledge and information you have provided to use in their own work.
  • You grant a license to Colorburned to be the exclusive publisher of your work. You may publish excerpts from your article on your website for instance but the article may not be published in its entirety on any other site.

Submission Requirements

  • Your article or tutorial must adhere to our style guidelines. For your convenience we have provided downloadable templates to help you format your submissions.
  • Images can be any height but please ensure that all images are exactly 570 pixels wide.
  • Ensure that all images are included and are placed in the proper directory.
  • Ensure that all of your text has been checked for spelling and grammatical errors.

Credit All Your Sources

On this website we take intellectual property seriously.  By submitting your article or tutorial you agree that the content that you have provided is your original work and is not the property of some one else.  Plagiarism is not tolerated on this website, don’t do it and please don’t try!

Pitch Your Idea!

Now that all of the legal stuff is out of the way, please pitch your idea using the form below.

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