Creative art or illustration design

Get professional, high-quality art or illustrations designed in 7 days, from $249

Host a design contest and our community of talented designers will compete to create icons, illustrations, greeting cards and invitations you love, or your money back!

  • You describe your exact requirements
  • Dozens of designers submit concepts for review
  • You only pay for the design you like best!

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How illustration design contests work

  • 1) Compile your design brief

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    • Answer some simple questions about your business and the illustration design you're looking for.
    • Decide on the amount you wish to pay.
  • 2) Review & provide feedback

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    • Designers submit concepts based on the brief
    • Review and give feedback on designs as they are submitted
  • 3) Pick a winning design!

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    • After 7 days, browse entries and pick your favorite illustration design. We'll take care of paying the winning designer.
    • Complete handover - receive final high-quality files and full copyright

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Winning illustration designs

Recent illustration design contests

Contest Title Entries Package
Entry #107 - Illustration & graphic - by metalpinix

Popular Contest Entries +103 more entries submitted by 36 designers

Entry #107 - Illustration & graphic - by metalpinixEntry #106 - Illustration & graphic - by metalpinixEntry #105 - Illustration & graphic - by Marginal ArtEntry #104 - Illustration & graphic - by brul tokugawa
We are a water ski team that has been a legacy on Lake Mcqueeney, Texas since the 1950s. Our team name is Ski Bees....
Entry #161 - Illustration & graphic - by natt design

Popular Contest Entries +155 more entries submitted by 32 designers

Entry #161 - Illustration & graphic - by natt designEntry #160 - Illustration & graphic - by RoseBerryEntry #154 - Illustration & graphic - by TrachénEntry #140 - Illustration & graphic - by Trachén
T-Shirt and Totes, at first, then expanding into additional clothing, possibly crafts...
31 US$299guaranteed
Entry #142 - Illustration & graphic - by Fifty-Foot Monkey

Popular Contest Entries +138 more entries submitted by 37 designers

Entry #142 - Illustration & graphic - by Fifty-Foot MonkeyEntry #141 - Illustration & graphic - by GrazaEntry #138 - Illustration & graphic - by GrazaEntry #136 - Illustration & graphic - by Graza
Turk Tresize “If It Is to Be” Album Art. For vinyl and digital retail. See Content and Other for contest description.
142 US$350guaranteed

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Still have questions?

How many designers will be working on my project?
A typical contest has dozens of designers competing to produce the best design. The more money you offer, the more designers you'll attract.
What if I don’t like any of the designs that I get?
We have a 100% money-back guarantee! If you don't like any designs, then simply contact us within 60 days and we'll give you a complete refund.
How many design entries will I get to choose from?
On average, we receive 50+ entries per illustration design contest, from dozens of different designers over a 7 day period.
How much does it cost to run an illustration design contest?
You set the budget! Pricing starts at $249 and in general, the more money you offer, the more illustration designs you will have to choose from.
Will the designers tailor their designs to suit my business?
Our designers create designs according to your requirements, so every entry to your design contest is tailor-made just for you!
Can I get designers to revise the designs they create for me?
Absolutely. Designers thrive on guidance, so the more feedback you provide, the better the quality of your finished product.
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