Submissions to Altered Arts ô may include altered book spreads, altered look scrapbook pages, altered objects, assemblages, and collages.

Your initial submission to us should be in the form of a photo or scan. Please limit your file size to 4MB or lower. We will not download files requiring more than 3 minutes to download. If we decide to use your project, we will request that you send it to us.

Your submissions must not have been previously published this includes postings on the Internet.

Original Art
All artwork MUST be clearly identified with the artistís name, address, phone number and e-mail address, if applicable. Your identification must be securely attached to each piece.

A self addressed mailer and a check/money order for the return postage should accompany your artwork. Do not send postage or cash. Any items not accompanied by the correct return postage will NOT be returned. If you would like your artwork insured, please indicate the insured value amount, and include adequate funds. If you do not include adequate funds to cover the insurance, it will not be insured.

Wrap your artwork carefully. Take care in packaging your three-dimensional pieces. Be sure that heavy, glued-on objects are tightly adhered as they may loosen in transit.

Instructions/materials list
Each item you submit MUST be accompanied by a complete materials list including manufacturers' names, as well as detailed instructions.

Instructions and materials lists should be typed, double-spaced on 81/2" x 11" white paper. A digital copy of the instructions is also requested and can be sent on disk (PC format, text file or Word document only, please), or via email to: editor

If you are interested in submitting an article, we ask you to email us a proposal that details your idea. Don't be intimidated. We can work with you to clearly bring your idea to our readers.

Include a self-adressed, stamped postcard so we can notify you of the receipt of your work. Only items accompanied by the correct postage amount in check or money order (US funds) will be returned.

Artists will be notified in advance of the publication of their work. Each published artist will receive a FREE issue of the magazine in which their project appears, as well as a selection of products from our sponsors.

Do not submit your project/article to more than one publication simultaneously.

Mail your submissions, along with a check/money order sufficient for the return postage of your materials, to: All other correspondence should be directed to:

Clara Stacko, Managing Editor
Altered Arts Magazine
1152 Hillview Way
Medina, OH 44256
1-888-85-ALTER x 102
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Altered Arts Magazine/the Mailbox Muse
PO Box 609253
Cleveland, OH 44109
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