Tuesday, August 30

 

Thursday, August 25

Derby #566: Star Gazing

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Star Gazing: Look to the sky and beyond for your inspiration. Designs do not have to be a night sky and constellations..


Please email your art file when you submit your entry so we get it and you can get paid! $$$$$$$$ ok done. 


The Star Gazing Derby ends NEXT THURSDAY at noon. The 1st - 3rd will be featured Friday - Sunday. Select designs will be included in a sale that starts after the weekend of winners.

Next Derby Preview: The Hands That Built - Design a tee that celebrates labor and hard work (or the lack there of).  No creme tees 

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Thursday, August 18

Derby #565: Back To Class

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Back To Class: Design a tee for one of your classes. Biology, P.E., English, Home Economics, Woodshop, Chemistry, History of Hats, Famous Jeffs 205. . .whatever else they're teaching you kids these days. We graduated in 1923. No cream tees. No running in the halls.


Please email your art file when you submit your entry so we get it and you can get paid! $$$$$$$$ ok done. 


The Back To Class Derby ends NEXT THURSDAY at noon. The 1st - 3rd will be featured Friday - Sunday. Select designs will be included in a sale that starts after the weekend of winners.

Next Derby Preview: Star Gazing - look to the sky and beyond for your inspiration. Designs do not have to be a night sky and constellations.

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Thursday, August 11

Derby #564: Derbathlon

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Derbathlon: Submit to any/all of the following three categories: concept-based art, technical designs based on actual art styles, or humor/joke designs. Top vote-getters will win big. You definitely should read this blog post to get all the details.


Please email your art file when you submit your entry so we get it and you can get paid! $$$$$$$$ ok done. 


The Derbathlon ends NEXT THURSDAY at noon. The Gold, Silver & Bronze of each category will be featured Friday - Sunday. Select designs (and silver + bronze designs) will be included in a sale that starts after the winning designs run.

Next Derby Preview: Back To Class - Design a tee for one of your classes. Biology, P.E., English, Home Economics, Woodshop, Chemistry, History of Hats, Famous Jeffs 205. . .whatever else they're teaching you kids these days. We graduated in 1923.

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Thursday, August 04

Derby #563: Text From The Public Domain

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Text From the Public Domain: Create a tee based on a literary piece from the public domain. The design can be a quote, cover art, or even just inspired by the work. A list of public domain texts is here or here.  No public domain clip art. No cream tees. No saturated fat.


Please email your art file when you submit your entry so we get it and you can get paid! $$$$$$$$ ok done. 


The Public Domain Derby ends NEXT THURSDAY at noon. The 1st - 3rd will be featured Friday - Sunday. Select designs will be included in a sale that starts after the weekend of winners.

Next Derby Preview: The Derbathlon! - Compete in your best theme. Submit derby entries in 3 different categories: 1) Concept-based (Strength, Endurance and Accuracy),  2) Humor (visual puns, wordplay, punchlines or parody), or 3) Technical style (pointilism, single line, watercolor, cross hatching, etc.). Blog post forthcoming! Stay tuned.

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Tuesday, August 02

 

Thursday, July 28

Derby #562: Crests, Insignias and Seals

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Crests, Insignias, and Seals: Create a tee that is the official mark of a group, person, place, society…you get the idea. It can be based on a stoic family motto or funny because the fake entity is so darn ridiculous. Glow & metallic ink is OK, but keep in mind that limits the design's availability in the catalog. $$ :C No cream tees, buddy.


Please email your art file when you submit your entry - so we get it and you can get paid! $$$$$$$$ ok done. 


The Crests, Insignias & Seals Derby ends NEXT THURSDAY at noon. The 1st - 3rd will be featured Friday - Sunday. Select designs will be included in a sale that starts after the weekend of winners.

Next Derby Preview: Texts of the Public Domain - Design a tee using work from public domain. A list of public domain texts is here or here.  No clip art from public domain. No cream cheese.

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Thursday, July 21

Derby #561: Complex Simple Machines

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10k Cup Derby #4 - Complex Simple Machines: Create a design using the 6 simple machines as your starting point. For quick reference, the six classic simple machines are as follows:

-Lever
-Wheel & axle
-Pulley
-Inclined plane
-Wedge
-Screw

Use one. Use more than one. Whatever you need to engineer something great. BTW, the Sonic Screwdriver is not a simple machine. Neither is a wedge salad. Unless the wedge salad is on a pulley. You get the idea.

More 10k cup info and themes in our blog post


Please email your art file when you submit your entry - so we get it and you can get paid! $$$$$$$$ ok done. 


The Complex Simple Machines Derby ends NEXT THURSDAY (7/28) at noon. The 1st - 3rd will be featured Friday - Sunday. Select designs will be included in a sale that starts after the weekend of winners.

Next Derby Preview: Crests, Insignias and Seals - Design a tee that if the official mark of a something,  someone or group. No cream tees. 

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Thursday, July 14

Derby #560: Dystopia

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10k Cup Derby #2 - Dystopia:  Look, not everything is butterflies and rainbows. Unless your vision of dystopia includes butterflies and rainbows. Show us what fresh hell looks like. 

More 10k cup info and themes in our blog post


Please email your art file when you submit your entry - so we get it and you can get paid! $$$$$$$$ ok done. 


The Dystopia Derby ends NEXT THURSDAY (7/21 at noon. The 1st - 3rd will be featured Friday - Sunday. Select designs will be included in a sale that starts after the weekend of winners.

Next Derby Preview: 10k Cup Derby #4 - Complex Simple Machines: Create a design using the 6 simple machines as your starting point.

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