Object StatementPoster, 'Slip, Slop, Slap', sun protection, colour offset print, paper, produced by NSW Health/ Cancer Council, Australia, 1990s
Physical DescriptionRectangular colour offset print poster in landscape format. The poster promotes the 'Slip! Slop! Slap!' sun protection campaign and is titled 'You won't leave a gap if you Slip + Slop + Slap!". The poster has a blue and yellow background and features cartoon style illustrations of a snowman. The snowman is depicted three times: slipping on a shirt; slopping on some sunscreen; and slapping on a hat. The title is printed above the illustration and text below the illustration highlights the effects of unprotected exposure to the sun. The producer's marks are printed in the lower left and lower right corners.
MarksTitle inscribed within poster, across top, printed in black text, "You won't leave a gap if you / Slip + Slop + Slap!".
Text inscribed within poster, across bottom, printed in black text, "Unprotected exposure to the sun in the first fifteen years of your child's life more / than doubles their chance of getting skin cancer later on."
Producer's mark inscribed lower left corner, printed in grey and red text, "NSW [logo] HEALTH" and lover right corner, printed in blue text, "[Daffodil logo] Cancer / Council".