It’s time to announce the guidelines for the Comic Con T-Shirt contest which was first announced in early November. Since the T-Shirts were a highly sought after item at last years convention, we really wanted to make this years unique by allowing artists, designers, creatives, and everyone else the opportunity to put their own stamp on such an awesome event. The contest winner’s design will be on the 2015 Comic Con t-shirt that will be sold that day. The winner will also receive a complimentary t-shirt with their design on it.
The guidelines for entries are as follows:
All entries must be submitted in a digital format. No hand drawn submissions will be accepted. Submissions must also include the Dover Comic Con logo.
Preferred formats include:
.EPS (vector files), .AI (Adobe Illustrator), .PDF, PSD (Photoshop Document)
Other acceptable formats:
.jpg, .jpeg, .gif, .pub, .doc, .xls, .ppt, .tif, .bmp, .png, .cdr
The resolution for the design should be 300 dpi (dots per inch).
There are no restrictions on the number of designs that may be entered. Designs must be submitted via email to email@example.com, and should include “T-Shirt Contest Submission” as the subject line. Be sure to include your name and contact information as well.
Artist acknowledges that each entry is:
- completely original
- does not incorporate or include any material that would require the consent of any third part
- does not violate any copyright, trademark, publicity right, privacy right, or any other right of any third party.
Dover Comic Con shall have the right to edit, composite, scan, duplicate or alter the entry design for any purpose which it deems necessary or desirable, without the need for any further compensation, and/or permission. Submissions including offensive language, imagery or themes will be excluded from competition.
By entering, artists acknowledge, agrees, and understands that the winning design will become the exclusive property of Dover Comic Con, which retains rights to the reproduction of the design.
Deadline for submissions is May 1, 2015.
Lastly, if you would like to create a logo but do not have the software necessary to do so, please stop by the library and reserve a time to use our Media Lab where you can access Adobe Photoshop Elements.
If there are any questions, please feel free to e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.