With spring gardening season in full swing -- here in North Carolina, at any rate -- this week designers competed to create fabric designs featuring gardening tools. From a very strong field, ten terrific designs made it to the top ten. The winner is first-timer Alisse Courter. Congratulations, Alisse! For one week only, be sure to check out our <a href="http://www.spoonflower.com/fat_quarter_bundles">bundle of fat quarters</a> featuring all of the top ten gardening tool fabrics for a special price.
Match point! Create a fabric design that celebrates the sport of tennis. Previews will be sized as quarter yards (21" x 18"). Deadline for entry is Tuesday, July 29th, 2014.
Back to school already? This week create a design depicting the most necessary school accessory--the trusty backpack. Previews will be sized as quarter yards (21" x 18"). Deadline for entry is Tuesday, August 5th, 2014.
Ah, the great outdoors. There's nothing like a hike down a mountain trail to lift your spirits and get your blood pumping. This contest celebrates the gear, the scenes, and the spirit of hiking. All designs submitted must use a restricted palette: blog.spoonflower.com/upcoming-spoonflower-contests.html and previews will be shown at (21" x 18"). Deadline for entry is August 14th, 2014.
Instructions and rules for our weekly fabric design contests appear on our upcoming contests page .