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About this design:

They’re slithery, sneaky, and despite their reputation, sweet! Whether you call them your friend or foe, snakes are an important part of the animal kingdom and should always be celebrated. For this exciting partner challenge with surface pattern designer Mable Tan, feature these reptilian friends in your design.


Snakes come in all sorts of shapes and patterns that you can use as inspiration, such as little green garden snakes found in your backyard or striped snakes with bold and exciting colors. First, second, and third place will receive additional prizes from Mable Tan on top of the regular Design Challenge prizes. We can’t wait to sss-see what you enter!

Please visit the blog to learn more about Spoonflower’s Design Challenge rules and moderation process.
  • Entries close . View the full timeline below.
  • Designs will be viewed as a Fat Quarter of Fabric on the voting ballot. Acceptable repeat options for this challenge are Basic, Half-Drop, Half-Brick, Mirror, Center.
  • Public designs previously uploaded on Spoonflower.com are not eligible for this contest. Designs do not require printed proofing to enter the contest.
  • The popular vote determines the top 67 winning designs. Voters include Spoonflower artists and customers as well as the public.
  • The top 67 designs receive prizes or benefits. View the full prize list below.
  • View the full Terms & Conditions for this challenge.

Our partner: Mable Tan

Mable Tan is a surface designer, based in Melbourne, Australia. Her style is whimsical, fun and joyful. Her work is very much inspired by nature and birds. When she’s not drawing, she can be found in the kitchen cooking or going on a walk by the river for some inspiration. “I see my life as something artful - always creating and making it happy, fun and colourful in any way I can.” Her work has been seen in Target Australia, Spotlight, RICE DK. She has been featured on Oh Joy! blog, Mantra mag, Flow mag, Origin mag.
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