Thursday, September 18

Derby #374: Famous Quotations

by wootbot

Some people have said some very stupid things. Other people have said some very insightful things. Let's explore this further.

Your design must include - or be inspired by - a famous quotation. If the quote isn't on the shirt directly, you must put the quote either on the preview image or in the comment section.

Other rules:

-Quotes from books must be in the public domain.

-No text-only entries.

-No Doctor Who.

-No Crème tees.

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Thursday, September 11

Derby #373: Heavy Metal

by wootbot

ARE U READY TO RAWWWWK??

From hair bands to butt-rock and everything in between. Metallic ink is allowed but not required. If you DO use metallic ink, here are the rules:

-One color per design! Silver or gold!

-Use either gold (#b69624) or silver (#c5c7c9) metallic shimmer ink for your design - only one, not both (see above!!). Here is a swatch for reference!!!!

-No halftones or gradients!

-The smallest line we can print using metallic ink is a 4 point line in Illustrator, or an 8 pixel line in Photoshop. (Those numbers are based on your artwork at full size.)!!!!

No crème tees!!!!!!!!!!!

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Thursday, September 04

Introducing Your Contenders for Derby #371: Everyday Businesses of Famous Characters.

by wootbot

Derby #371: Everyday Businesses of Famous Characters. closed for voting at noon today. One of these designs will go on sale as our First Place selection on Friday - the rest could be selected by our Editors to print or just go down in near-miss history. Click on each picture below to see that entry's page, with a fuller view of the design. The final nine, in no particular order...

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Rainbows and Spectrums

by wootbot

This week, we want you to play with all the colors of the rainbow! [Within certain parameters.] Let your imagination run wild! [And then temper those ambitions a bit.]

-No Crème tees.

-Only 6 print colors allowed, so be crafty.

-In Estonia, they that believe if you point at a rainbow, your finger will fall off.

STAY RIGHT THERE, SALLY. WE'VE GOT A DERBY #373 PREVIEW FOR YOU.

Derby #373's theme: Heavy Metal

From hair bands to butt-rock and everything in between. Metallic Ink allowed but not required. If you do use metallic ink, here are the rules:

-One color per design! Silver or gold!

-Use either gold (#b69624) or silver (#c5c7c9) metallic shimmer ink for your design - only one, not both. Here is a swatch for reference.

-No halftones or gradients.

-The smallest line we can print using metallic ink is a 4 point line in Illustrator, or an 8 pixel line in Photoshop. (Those numbers are based on your artwork at full size.)

GUESS WHAT? No crème tees.

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Thursday, August 28