Chico, CA (PRWEB) March 25, 2015 -- Design By Humans (DBH) partnered with Entertainment One (eOne) and its Skelanimals brand for a t-shirt design contest giving artists the chance to win over $1,200 in combined cash and prizes. The contest was launched on February 9th and more than 150 great designs were submitted by independent artists with their interpretations of Skelanimals characters Diego, Dee, Maxx, Jack, Kit, Bonita, Diego, Chungkee, and Jae. Voting ended midnight on March 17th and the winners, chosen by voters, Skelanimals and Design By Humans, are as follows:
Grand Prize winner:
Diego the Dead by Craig Watkins a.k.a. Wotto from the United States
$500 cash and a t-shirt of each of the top three winners’ artwork
Second place winner:
Nocturnal Max by Mark Mendoza a.k.a MiXaRt from the Philippines
$350 cash and a t-shirt of each of the top three winners’ artwork
Third place winner:
Brave Dee by Mark Joseph Tan a.k.a. Cadzart from the Philippines
“The DBH design contest was a great way for us to engage our legion of Skelanimals fans and seek out new perspectives on our characters,” said Cindy Bailey, president, Entertainment One Licensing. “We were genuinely amazed and intrigued by the inspiration that the artists brought to their interpretations of the brand.”
Winning designs and a selection of runner-ups will now be offered on tees that will be available for purchase in the Skelanimals Collective Store at DesignByHumans.com. View the store here featuring the winners and the runner ups.
Skelanimals are cute little animals who have met an untimely end due to their own reckless behavior. They are just looking for a home for someone to care for and love them. They want people with warm hearts and lots of love to give. Get them in apparel, accessories, and more! See videos and more on http://skelanimals.com/
One Of A Kind Graphic Apparel & Commitment to Quality
There are over 15,000 international artists from 150 countries contributing to the Design By Humans community, making it possible for DBH to offer one-of-a-kind products for humans of every shape and size while taking advantage of the most efficient, vibrant, and eco-friendly DTG printing practices. Men’s and women’s graphic tank tops and crewneck sweatshirts, are a recent addition letting more humans illustrate their lifestyle with custom artwork. In addition to graphic t-shirts, tank tops and sweatshirts, Design By Humans also offers custom artwork designed by artists around the world on Giclee Art Prints, iPhone Cases and Galaxy phone cases.
All apparel products at Design By Humans feature an upgraded print area, allowing for a larger design to be printed onto the product. The artwork printed onto DBH apparel is larger than any of their competitors and is exceptionally vibrant and long lasting. All DBH apparel has been garment-dyed and washed for premium softness and minimal shrinkage. Customers can rest easy knowing that DBH has built high-quality products and accountability into their business model. All graphic apparel will also continue to uphold Design By Humans’ commitment to the environment by using sweatshop-free blanks and eco-friendly inks.
About Design By Humans
Design By Humans was started in 2007 with the simple vision of bringing artists from around the globe together to give them a platform to produce wearable art that tells a story, strengthens humanity and inspires life through creativity and design. The DBH Collective initiative is inspiring amazing artists and giving them a unique foundation to share artwork through a personal online storefront.
About Entertainment One
Entertainment One Ltd. (LSE:ETO) is a leading international entertainment company that specializes in the acquisition, production and distribution of film and television content. The company’s comprehensive network extends around the globe including Canada, the U.S., the UK, Ireland, Spain, Benelux, France, Germany, Scandinavia, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and South Korea. Through established Film and Television divisions, the company provides extensive expertise in film distribution, television and music production, family programming, merchandising and licensing, and digital content. Its current rights library is exploited across all media formats and includes more than 40,000 film and television titles, 4,500 hours of television programming and 45,000 music tracks.
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Haley Rich, Design By Humans, http://www.designbyhumans.com, +1 (855) 333-9836, [email protected]
SOURCE Design By Humans