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    Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:29:10

    Tom Zotos Teams Up With Jimi Hendrix Foundation - Find out how

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    Good music, good art, good cause. All things we support.

    Tom Zotos teamed up with the Jimi Hendrix Foundation to exclusively offer his newest collection of 3D poster art and t-shirts to fans at www.jimihendrix1.com.

    A generous portion of the proceeds will benefit the Jimi Hendrix Foundation, a non-profit charitable organization founded by Jimi's father, "Al" Hendrix. Zotos is known for philanthropic B2B collaborations that benefit charities. His last endeavor raised multi-millions for three prominent charities.

    "Sales of the Jimi Hendrix posters and t-shirts will support the foundation's program 'Music For Life,'" said Joe Rosignolo, President/CEO of the Jimi Hendrix Foundation, which is dedicated to benefiting children with a musical passion."

    One image, illustrated by Zotos and called "I've Got a Guitar," celebrates Jimi Hendrix at age 15 when his dad, Al, gave him his first electric guitar. Jimi yelled, "I've got a guitar!" which echoed throughout the neighborhood.

    What a heartwarming story!

    To celebrate the 45th anniversary of Woodstock, a cultural touchstone that influenced generations, Zotos graphically captured the performance of the "Star Spangled Banner" in his '60s inspired "Star Spangled Jimi." The collection of limited edition posters and t-shirts highlight Jimi Hendrix's greatest and pivotal performances at the Monterey Pop Festival, Hollywood Bowl, Royal Albert Hall, and includes a commemorative, "'Scuse Me," which pays the final homage to Jimi's short but inspirational career.

    "Scodix on Top" is being used for the first time on a collectible art print by artist Tom Zotos. The first three posters in the collection features the revolutionary 3D effect using "Scodix On Top," a new and unique technology that enhances the artwork to transcend personal senses beyond just sight. Developed by Scodix Ltd., the new digital enhancement technique adds a 3D look–and-feel to high-quality artwork that stimulates human senses and provides depth to imagery. The breakthrough Scodix SENSE™ experience is now available through high-end commercial printing operations worldwide. For more information visit www.scodix.com.

    Fans can receive the eNewsletter announcing special Jimi Hendrix events and news happenings all over the world by subscribing at www.JimiHendrix1.com. "Like" @ Facebook site to stay tuned to all the newest social media buzz on Jimi Hendrix art, apparel, and Foundation programs.



    Anyone plan to nab these items for a good cause? If you are a Hendrix worshipper, you gotta grab something! Remember, there is a charity element.

    —Maggie Pannacione
    07.31.14



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