Design-a-Shirt Contest

2020 Design-a-Shirt Contest 

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All entries must be submitted by Friday, May 1, 2020.

Youth ages 8 to 18 are invited to express your patriotism through the Design-a-Shirt contest. Each submission must be the original work of the entrant and cannot be a design created by someone else, copyrighted or otherwise. 

What are the Contest Rules?

  • Entrants must between the ages of 8 and 18 by the submission deadline of Friday, May 1, 2020.
  • Each submission must be the original work of the entrant and cannot be a design created by someone else, copyrighted or otherwise.
  • Only one submission is allowed per entrant.
  • Entries can be hand-drawn or digitally created, and must fit within the provided template. If created electronically, the design must be 1800 x 3000 pixels, 300 dpi, and in a JPEG or PDF format.
  • If your entry is digitally created, it still must be a hand drawn design.
  • Each entry must be accompanied by a signed submission and release form.

Are there Guidelines to Follow?

There are only a few guidelines to keep in mind while creating your design:

  • Keep it simple (complicated designs may not read well on a t-shirt)
  • Please limit the number of colors used to 6
  • Use meaningful symbolism.
  • No seals
  • Any letter MUST be hand drawn. Traced lettering will be disqualified.
  • Be original, and have fun!

How is the winning design chosen?

The winning design will be announced at the June 26 Food & Flick Friday event, and on Facebook by Monday, June 29. T-shirt will be dubbed official 4th at Firestone Shirt design, which will be available for purchase during the 4th  at Firestone event.