Sustainability & the Design Center invite you to participate in Rebear's 2020 Design Challenge. This year’s challenge will be to create an original artistic design for a t-shirt in the Design Center! The winning design will be made out of recycled pre-consumer garments and produced by Black to Grey, a sustainable design company based out of Barcelona.
Design Theme: Societal Transformation
Choose one of the following words to inspire your design.
Submit the following by March 22nd:
- Rough sketch of your design
- Chosen word.
- Short description of why you chose the word & the meaning behind your design.
- Choose an organization you would like to donate the proceeds from the shirt to.
- Student Climate Action Fund
- FLI Student Fund
Sessions in the Design Center:
Session 1: Planning & Introduction
March 28, 12-3pm
This session led by the Design Center Staff, will give you information on how to turn your artwork into a design that can be produced on a t-shirt using Adobe Illustrator & CLO3D. They will provide feedback and advice on what is feasible. Demonstrations on how to use the Design Center tools to create your designs will be provided.
Session 2: Making the prototype
April 4, 12-5pm
This session will allow you to take your garment ready designs and create a sample for display using vinyl cutting/silkscreening, heat press, and digital embroidery. Each group will produce two garments that will be displayed on campus for voting. The winner will be announced on Earth Day, April 22 at a Rebear lunch event.
Please email the firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
We can't wait to see all of your amazing designs!