Those with a creative eye know firsthand that inspiration is all around us. Whether you’re energized by nature’s earth tones, a colorful stroll through a local farmer’s market, or even a quick Instagram scroll, you never know what might. trigger a new creative project.
In the spirit of inspiring your next masterpiece, we’re excited to partner with Bounty to power the next generation of artists and designers by launching a national design competition.
We are calling on graphic designers to apply for a chance to have their work showcased on a new collection of Brit + Co and Bounty paper napkins, due to launch in 2022..
Besides the incredible display of having your artwork on paper napkins which will be in stores across America next year, you will also receive $ 5,000 for your art; a scholarship for Self made, our 10-week entrepreneurship accelerator to take your design career to the next level (valued at $ 2,000); and a stand-alone feature on Brit + Co highlighting your creative talent.
the Creative design competition will launch on Friday May 21, 2021 and accept submissions until Monday June 7, 2021.
Who should apply: Graphic designers and illustrators identifying women. (Due to average limitations, we currently do not accept design submissions from photographers or painters.)
What we are looking for: Print patterns and digital designs that reflect the aesthetic of your design. Think optimistic, hopeful, bright – something you would like to see inside your home.
How to enter: Apply here, where you will be asked to submit 2x the original design files you own the rights to for review. The accepted file formats are: .PNG, .JPG, .GIF, .SVG, .PSD, and .TIFF. Maximum file size 5 GB. We will also ask you questions about your design inspiration and personal information so that we can keep in touch.
Artist selection process: Panelists from the Brit + Co and P&G Bounty creative teams will judge the submissions and select 50 finalists on June 11, 2021 who will receive a Selfmade scholarship for our summer 2021 session. Then, up to 8 artists will be selected from the finalists and notified on June 18, 2021. Selected designers will be announced publicly in 2022 ahead of product launch.
For any exceptional questions about the competition, please consult our main contest page. Good luck and good creation!