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stephen dicerbo <[log in to unmask]>
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Fri, 27 Mar 2009 17:19:06 -0400
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especially  the "similar, but different"  whats that 
mean?  Infringed, but not really?

The money is a good one , too    I had an acquaintance offer me
$15   buck for 4 pen and ink spot illustration.....   Canadian money, 
too....   (it was worth less than ours then)

I wasn't sure how to respond without laughing.....  I think i told 
him that my schedule was too full at the time.


At 09:41 AM 3/27/2009, you wrote:
>I think you have to log into Guru to see the attachments, but still,
>this sort of offer cracks me up:
>Profile ID: 1031893 matches...
>Title: Cityscape illustration
>Project ID: 498918
>Category: Illustration / Cartooning / Painting / Sculpting
>I'm looking for an illustrator to provide a cityscape illustration
>that is similar but different to the attached jpeg. I will need to
>see a detailed sketch first, once approved, then I will need to see a
>vector file.
>I can pay $40 for this job.
>Please show me some sample work of yours.
>Maybe I'd earn more per hour washing dishes?
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>Margaret Mead