Submit your designs for C.S. Joseph themed T-shirts. This contest is open to artists 18 years of age or older. Please read the Rules and most of all, have fun!
The two best submissions will get a FREE 20 minute session with Chase where you can confirm your type or ask him your questions. If we use your artwork on a T-shirt, will send you a T-shirt with your design FREE*. We plan to use multiple designs.
- Age Requirement:
This is open to all artists 18 years of age or older.
- The Work Must Be Original:
No artwork needs to be shipped as these are online exhibits. You must be the creator of the art and image file you or your approved representative submit to the competition.. Your art must be your own original concept and not a copy of anyone else’s copyrighted material. (If your image infringes upon another’s copyright it will be disqualified.) Upon submitting your work, to this competition, you are solely responsible for any infringement on copyrighted materials.
- Repeat Entries:
There is no restriction on entering art that has been entered to previous competitions.
- Terms of Art Submission:
- You agree that:
- Your submissions and their contents will automatically become the property of C.S. Joseph (CSJ Ventures LLC), without any compensation to you or any third party.
- C.S. Joseph (CSJ Ventures LLC) will have no obligation to keep your submission confidential or proprietary, and shall not be liable for any use or disclosure of the submission.
- C.S. Joseph (CSJ Ventures LLC) may use or redistribute the submissions and their contents for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise, without any restriction.
- There is no obligation for C.S. Joseph (CSJ Ventures LLC) to review, keep, acknowledge, or return the submission or any related materials.
- You agree that:
- File Sizes and Formats:
- Your images need to be a minimum of 15″ x 18″ (38cm x 45cm) and have a minimum a resolution of 300 DPI. The higher the DPI the higher resolution or quality of your image.
- Files should be saved with anti-aliasing off (in illustrator) or with “Nearest Neighbor (hard edges)” (in Photoshop). The printers use an RGB workflow, so use RGB if you want bright/saturated colors. Use CMYK color space if you want the most accurate colors.
- The acceptable file formats are: [gif, eps, jpg, jpeg, pdf and png]. Though, we recommend uploading high-quality PNG files. Always make sure your designs have a transparent background too (if a transparent background is needed).
- We will accept photographs of physical artwork as long as the photograph of a high enough quality to print on a shirt.
- Judging Criteria:
- Does the submitted artwork fit the theme of C.S. Joseph?
- Is there a creative interpretation of the subject/ theme?
- Is the originality of the work interesting?
- Is there overall quality and command of the medium being used?
- Does the work impact the viewer in relationship to the theme?
- Does the work stand on its own as a complete and outstanding creative image?
- The composition and design of the work is also a judging criteria.
- Original Work:
We reserve the right to request proof that your entry is your original artwork created solely by you. Non-compliance to this rule will be a disqualification of your entry.
- Multiple Submission:
There are no restrictions to the number of contests an artist can submit work to, nor the number of pieces they can submit, nor the number of prizes they can win.
- Submission Deadlines:
Artworks may be submitted up until midnight Eastern Standard Time on Sunday, April 30, 2019 Artwork submitted after the deadline may not be eligible for prizes..
Best submissions can win a 20 minute typing session with Chase. In addition, any piece of art we use you submitted, will receive a free shirt with the art on it.
*T-Shirts will be shipped for free to U.S. addresses only.
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