Hello Handmade Poster Competition

Deadline: 30 June 2011
Open to: everyone
Award: 500 EUR,  the poster will be printed and spread all over Hamburg, Germany

Hello Handmade is looking for the most attractive and original motive for the official poster for the hello handmade market on October 23, 2011 in Hamburg, Germany. Every kind of design isallowed. GO – draw, paint, scan, cut, copy, fold, sew, embroider, knit, take photographs, arrange, …shape, save and send the motive to hello handmade.

hello handmade is a place for independent, handmade design and original ideas. hello handmade wants to support the growing handmade-scene and provide a new network for its creative members as well as other parties interested in their products, projects and ideas.


The poster will have the size of DIN A1 (594 x 841 mm). The size of your motive should min. 594 x 841 mm. The motive has to be a vector or pixel graphic. Pixel graphics have to have a resolution of min. 300 dpi and have to be in the original size. The poster will be a four-colour-print – it is not possible to print spot colours (neon, metallic, Pantone, HKS,…).
Every entrant is allowed to submit only one motive and agrees not to publish the submitted motive during the time of the competition. hello handmade is allowed to use the motive for advertising and documentation. The texts and pictures used have to be free of copyrights from third parties. hello handmade is allowed to print and sell the winner motive.


The winner receives a cash prize in the amount of 500 Euro. The poster will be printed and spread all over Hamburg, Germany and at www.hello-handmade.com. Taking part in the competition is free of charge.

How to Apply

Please fill in the participation form and send it back together with your motive to sophie@hello-handmade.com