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Stereohype Button Badge Design Competition 2010

Following the huge success of our first five design competitions Stereohype is now pleased to announce the 6th annual 1″ (25mm) Stereohype Button Badge Design Competition.

Eligible are entries by designers, artists, photographers, illustrators and by students in any of these areas as well as runner-ups from previous competitions.

Winners get a personal mini profile/bio on Stereohype’s website and lots of other interesting prizes.

Objective

Create badge design(s). Two categories are available:

  • single badge designs
  • sets of three

Please do have a look at the over 500 existing designs that are already included in Stereohype’s collection and avoid nipple designs and back of badge artworks.

Prizes

Stereohype will offer winners the following prizes within each of the two categories:

  • 1st prize
    • your personal mini profile/bio (with URL to your website) on stereohype.com with short descriptive text about your artwork(s)
    • a total of ten free 1″ badges per person for single entries or a total of fifteen for ‘sets of three’ (for example: five ‘sets of three’ or fifteen individual designs] with either your own design(s) or your selection of badges by other designers
    • one free T-shirt of your choice (subject to availability)
    • one free one free Stereohype ‘Squirrel’ or ‘Orange Squirrel’ T-shirt or Stereohype ‘300%’ T-shirt
    • one free Rainbow in your hand flipbook
    • one free signed FL@33 design&designer book
    • one free Un Sedicesimo: Daniel Eatock
    • 20% off all orders over £20 placed before 31 December 2010!
  • 2nd prize
    • a total of ten free 1″ badges per person for single entries or a total of fifteen for ‘sets of three’ (for example: five ‘sets of three’ or fifteen individual designs] with either your own design(s) or your selection of badges by other designers
    • one free one free Stereohype ‘Orange Squirrel’ T-shirt or Stereohype ‘300%’ T-shirt
    • one free Rainbow in your hand flipbook
    • one free Un Sedicesimo: Daniel Eatock
    • 20% off all orders over £20 placed before 31 December 2010!
  • 3rd prize
    • your personal mini profile/bio (with URL to your website) on stereohype.com with short descriptive text about your artwork(s)
    • a total of ten free 1″ badges per person for single entries or a total of fifteen for ‘sets of three’ (for example: five ‘sets of three’ or fifteen individual designs] with either your own design(s) or your selection of badges by other designers
    • one free one free Stereohype ‘Orange Squirrel’ T-shirt or Stereohype ‘300%’ T-shirt
    • one free Un Sedicesimo: Daniel Eatock
    • 20% off all orders over £20 placed before 31 December 2010!
  • 4th prize
    • your personal mini profile/bio (with URL to your website) on stereohype.com with short descriptive text about your artwork(s)
    • a total of ten free 1″ badges per person for single entries or a total of fifteen for ‘sets of three’ (for example: five ‘sets of three’ or fifteen individual designs] with either your own design(s) or your selection of badges by other designers
    • one free Stereohype ‘300%’ T-shirt
    • one free Un Sedicesimo: Daniel Eatock
    • 20% off all orders over £20 placed until 31 December 2010!
  • Special Stereohype Prize
    • your personal mini profile/bio (with URL to your website) on stereohype.com with short descriptive text about your artwork(s)
    • a total of ten free 1″ badges per person for single entries or a total of fifteen for ‘sets of three’ (for example: five ‘sets of three’ or fifteen individual designs] with either your own design(s) or your selection of badges by other designers
    • one free Stereohype ‘300%’ T-shirt
    • 20% off all orders over £20 placed until 31 December 2010!

Rules

  • Eligible are entries by designers, artists, photographers, illustrators and by students in any of these areas – including runner-ups from previous competitions. Not eligible however are contributors to Stereohype’s B.I.O. (by invitation only) series and former competition winners who are now more than welcome to become part of the judging panel.
  • You artwork(s) will have to be created by yourself and should obviously not infringe any copyrights!
  • Winners will give Stereohype automatically a non-exclusive license to reproduce the winning artwork(s) on badges and Stereohype-badge-related promotional materials such as postcards, etc.

How to enter?

Please email one to (a maximum of) three different badge designs per participant to submit@stereohype.com. Please ensure that your submission(s) include all necessary hi-res PSD file(s) and your short biography.

Please refer to the artwork guide for more details.