Get excited…because it’s T-Shirt Time again!!! T-shirt Contest time
that is For those of you who have entered in the past you know the
rules..but just in case you need a refresher, or you are new to this
contest, please read these rules in their entirety. (Also keep in mind
that your submission can be for either Gallagher Girl or Heist Society)
Because of the number of entries we’re expecting and what’s at stake,entries that do not comply with the contest rules will not be considered.
If you have questions regarding the contest rules, please consult a parent, guardian, or teacher.
Please send your entry, your name, your date of birth, and your email address to AllyCarterContest (at sign) gmail.com on or before Sunday, November 27th, 2011
Entrants must be under 21 years of age on the date that contest entries are due.
Entrants must be from United States or Canada.
All designs must be original artwork (no clipart, photographs to which you do not own the copyright, etc.).
Designs may use lines or themes from the book, but should not directly copy any cover art elements.
Collaborative efforts are allowed, but prizes must be shared among the members of the winning team.
A parent or guardian may assist, but you must do the majority of the work yourself.
Designs will be judged based on concept, execution, and the ability for the designs to duplicate well.
Designs must be sent as either pdf or jpeg files.
(Entries may be created in any software program or with pen/paper, but
files MUST be scanned or saved in either pdf or jpeg format before they
are sent to us because we don’t make the files–we just deliver them to
the t-shirt people as is. In other words, your design must be ready
You will be submitting designs only–no need to make actual t-shirts. Those will come later.
You may submit a maximum of TWO entries.
Designs can be for front, or back, or front and back. Note
that preference may be given to designs that are one-sided since they
will be less expensive to produce and purchase.
An important note:
The winning design may be used in a number of ways to help promote
the Gallagher Girls series and/or Heist Society. By entering this
contest you give up the copyright to your artwork (meaning you can’t sue
us if we use it because…well…using it is kind of the purpose.)
If you’ve read and understood these rules and feel up to a challenge, then start designing!
The winner will receive a $200 gift card to the bookstore of his or her choice and a t-shirt featuring the winning design!
The winning design will be featured on t-shirts (and possibly other merchandise) that will be sold on cafepress.com. (Please note that these items will be sold “at cost” meaning I won’t be making any money off of this, just so you know.)