Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Design Our 2014 Art & Soul Themed Logo!

Introducing... Our 2014 "On The Orient Express" logo designed by... (your name here!) 

How would you like to see your name as the creator of next year's Art & Soul themed logo? Well, we’re putting it in your creative hands this year with an exciting new contest! Use your mixed media magic to design a logo for our On the Orient Express theme for 2014.

Our 2011 logo designed by TweetyJill's Jill Haglund

The winner will receive a free Art & Soul class, a printed tee with their design and recognition for the logo design. We'll even do a blog post featuring your design and the inspiration behind it!

2012 logo by Lynne Perella

Design a logo for us incorporating the words On the Orient Express, the year 2014, and leave the rest to your imagination! Create themed artwork with a mixed media flair and you could be a very special winner. Well splash your logo all over our website, programs, blog, tee shirts and other promotional items. You'll be famous and win some awesome stuff.

This year's On Safari logo by Michelle Bernard

Check out our guidelines, rules and legal stuff below... then make us a new logo! The winner will be announced and the logo unveiled at our 2013 Portland Art & Soul event. We're so excited to see what amazingly creative ideas you'll come up with... On the Orient Express! 

Art & Soul Logo Design Contest
Submission Guidelines

The purpose of the contest is to design a logo for the Art & Soul 2014 season in the theme of “On The Orient Express”. The logo will be used online, in print, on merchandise and for our event’s promotional materials and programs.

The logo must contain the words “Art & Soul” the year “2014” and the theme name “On the Orient Express”. These may be incorporated into the design in a creative manner.

The submitted artwork must be in black and white. No photos or greyscale images.

The logo should reflect the mixed media style of Art & Soul Retreats and appeal to our target audience and attendees.

The original artwork must be designed at approximately 8” x 10” (can be horizontal or vertical) and can be done by hand or digitally. If the original work is created digitally, it must be high resolution at 300dpi or higher. If the logo is created by hand, we may request the original artwork.

Only one entry may be submitted by any one entrant. One winner will be selected from all entries submitted.

How to Enter

Initial entries should be submitted digitally by email to Glenny Moir Entries must be submitted as a high resolution (300dpi or higher) greyscale image in a jpeg format and should be no more than 5mb in size. A scan of your original logo design is acceptable for initial submission.

If your file is larger than 5mb, please email Glenny Moir and request a physical address for your entry to be sent.

We may request your original artwork be mailed to us if you are chosen as the winner.

The email must include the name, postal address, phone number and email address of the entrant.
Entries must conform to the Submission Guidelines above. Entries that do not meet the guidelines will not be considered.

The deadline for submissions is midnight on Saturday, August 17, 2013, Pacific Daylight Time.

We cannot be responsible for entries or responses lost in e-mail.
There is no fee to enter the Contest.

The Contest is open to entrants 18 years of age or older.


The winning logo and designer will be revealed at the 2013 Portland, Oregon Art & Soul Retreat on September 30th.

The winning designer will receive:

1. One (1) free Art & Soul Workshop at the 2014 venue of their choice (Portland, OR, Virginia Beach, VA or Kansas City, MO)

2. One (1) free t-shirt printed with their 2014 logo design.

3. Recognition on the Art & Soul blog with a feature article about the logo, designer and their inspiration behind the winning design.

4. The right to showcase the logo on public media channels for personal promotion and identify themselves as the logo designer

Intellectual Property

All submitted work must be original art and must not contain components that are owned and/or copyrighted by other individuals or entities.

The winning logo designer gives full rights of usage to Art & Soul – A Creative Journey, Inc. and will allow the design to be utilized for advertising and promotion online, in print and on promotional materials. Copyright will remain with the original designer.

Art & Soul reserves the right to manipulate the artwork provided for various needs in print and online.

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