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From flamingos and ostriches to cranes and penguins, this week’s design challenge focus is to create an artful array of large birds that look beautiful while nesting at home!


Overview

Let your favorite feathered species flock onto your walls as you design a habitat of birds perfect for luxurious home decor. Will you migrate towards scandinavian style or soar towards illustrative detail for these repeating designs? Time flies when you’re being creative!

Prizes

  • 1st place winner will receive a $200 Spoonflower credit.
  • 2nd place winner will receive a $100 Spoonflower credit.
  • 3rd place winner will receive a $50 Spoonflower credit.
  • Remaining top 10 designs will receive a $20 Spoonflower credit. The top 50 popularly-voted designs from each theme will be automatically made available for sale in the Spoonflower Marketplace (provided they are a verified seller) where they will receive 10% commission on every sale -- no $5 swatch required.

The Winner

The rest of the Top 70

Swans
217
(private design)

Large Birds Details

  • The deadline for entries is Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at 3 PM EDT.
  • Designs will be previewed as a 21” x 18” fat quarter on the voting ballot.
  • All designs will be eligible for public voting, and the popular vote determines the top 50 winning designs.
  • Public designs previously uploaded on Spoonflower.com are not eligible for this contest. Designs do not require printed proofing to enter the contest.
  • Moderation will take place at the close of the contest deadline.

Timeline

  • 05/01/2020: Submissions open
  • 06/16/2020: Submissions close at 3pm EDT
  • 06/18/2020: Public voting opens
  • 06/23/2020: Public voting ends at 3pm EDT to determine top 25 entries
  • 06/25/2020: Spoonflower will announce the winner

Active Challenges

Aromatherapy Design Challenge

Aromatherapy

Vote Now

Winners to be announced July 9

Brightly-Colored Reptiles Design Challenge

Brightly-Colored Reptiles

See the Challenge

Submissions close July 7 at 3 p.m. EDT,
Voting begins July 9

Day at the Lake Design Challenge

Day at the Lake

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Submissions close July 14 at 3 p.m. EDT,
Voting begins July 16

Tropical Surrealism Wallpaper Design Challenge

Tropical Surrealism Wallpaper

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Submissions close July 21 at 3 p.m. EDT,
Voting begins July 23

Sports & Leisure Design Challenge

Sports & Leisure

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Submissions close July 28 at 3 p.m. EDT,
Voting begins July 30

Small-Scale Tools of the Trade Design Challange

Small-Scale Tools of the Trade

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Submissions close August 4 at 3 p.m. EDT,
Voting begins August 6

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