April 22nd is Earth Day around the world!

Ecobags.com and Spreadshirt.com have partnered to create an Earth Day Tote Design Contest!

Win prizes and praise (as well as commissions) for your artwork and spread the word about Earth Day, the international day to celebrate the planet and environmentalism.

CONTEST DATES: April 1- April 10, Winners announced April 11th

Prizes & Notoriety

From Spreadshirt

  • One of three 1st positions in the Bestseller Category on Spreadshirt Designer between April 11-22, 2012 (one of the most trafficked areas of the site).
  • One of three 1st positions in the Holidays & Occasions/Earth Day category in the Spreadshirt Designer, April 11-22, 2012
  • Winners’ designs will be featured in the Spreadshirt Earth Day Newsletter, sent to the Spreadshirt house list
  • Winning design will be featured in the main teaser on the Spreadshirt.com homepage.

From ecobags.com

  • First Place: $50 Spreadshirt certificate to print your design on ECOBAGS® brand totes
  • Second &Third Place: $25 Spreadshirt certificate to print your designs on ECOBAGS® brand totes.

Contest Steps and Rules

  1. Create an original Earth Day design that will work well on a tote bag
  2. Register atSpreadshirt.com as a user.
  3. Follow instructions forCreate Designs & Products using theseart requirements.*
  4. Be sure to tag your design withEARTHDAYCONTEST
  5. Winners will be chosen by Spreadshirt and Eco-Bags staff on April 10th and announced on April 11th.

*Artwork offered on Spreadshirt.com becomes art in the public domain. Visitors to the site will be able to choose & buy your design – you set the price.This is a requirement to participate in the contest.