Calling All Artists ...
Win great prizes and worldwide exposure in the 2017 World Whale Day T-Shirt Design Contest
World Whale Day is a global day of celebration in honor of humpback whales and their ocean habitat. Pacific Whale Foundation (PWF) will be holding its 37th annual World Whale Day Festival & Parade of Whales on February 18, 2017. It will be a day of family, food and fun for over 15,000 expected participants -- featuring live music into the sunset, a keiki carnival, and the original “Made on Maui” artisan fair.
The official World Whale Day T-Shirt is the centerpiece of the festival’s design and this year, PWF is opening up the process to artists everywhere. The winning design will be featured throughout the festival and in the global media campaign with credits to YOU!
First check out mauiwhalefestival.org for more event info, including t-shirts from previous World Whale Days. Then turn on your creativity and turn in your original t-shirt design for World Whale Day 2017.
Email your entry as an attachment to email@example.com by July 31. Please include your full name and hometown. File(s) submitted for consideration should be:
image(s) fitted for t-shirt dimensions
.jpeg or .psd format
300 dpi minimum resolution
300 mb maximum file size
1 file per email (multiple design entries should be sent in separate emails)
Winning entrant will receive:
your name on the t-shirt
(10) free t-shirts
(4) free admissions to World Whale Day
(4) free PacWhale cruises of your choice (excluding holidays)
$200 gift certificate to Pacific Whale Foundation Ocean Stores
Plus, you and your design will be included in a variety of promotional materials (including but not limited to posters, press materials, web content and social media campaigns).
Original artwork / illustrations only.
No copies, reproductions or copyrighted work will be considered.
No stock images, clip art or photographic images.
If selected, designer should be able to submit a layered file (.psd, .eps, .ai) or hi-res version of the winning design. Designer must also be willing to work with Pacific Whale Foundation’s design team to adapt the winning design into various formats.
DESIGNER AGREES: Review and selection process is at the sole discretion of Pacific Whale Foundation. Pacific Whale Foundation makes no warranties and assumes no liability in connection with the contest or entries received. Pacific Whale Foundation reserves the exclusive rights to the winning artwork / illustrations for the use of World Whale Day, Maui Whale Festival, Pacific Whale Foundation and PWF Eco-Adventures promotions, including but not limited to t-shirts.
Entries will be evaluated on a variety of criteria, including creativity, composition, technique and theme. Only winning entrant(s) will be contacted. Thank you for participating and we look forward to seeing YOURWorld Whale Day T-Shirt soon.