Skip to main content

Design Craft

Entries in this medium include technique and craft/skills used in the execution of design materials.

See previous award winners in this medium


Entry Types

  • Business-to-Business
  • Product/Service
  • Public Service



  • Animation – Entries in this category include the technique and craft/skills of photographing successive drawings or positions of puppets or models to create an illusion of movement when shown as a sequence.
  • Image Creation – Entries in this category are for the original and creative use of visuals for design. This includes, but is not limited to: illustrations, graphics, photography, and digital image executions.
  • Typography – Entries in this category are for design/arrangement of type in order to make language visible by utilizing a selection of typefaces, point size, line length, leading, tracking, and kerning.
  • Writing for Design – Entries in this category are for copywriting that is integral to a piece of design.
  • Other – An entry in this category is for work that is not defined by any of the available categories.


Entry Fees: 

Aug 9th - Sep 17th: $525

Sep 18th - Dec 10th: $600

Dec 11th - Feb 4th: $650

Please note that prices increase based on the deadline period. See the Entry Fees section for details.


This medium type is not eligible for campaign entries.


Required Media

  • Image (up to 10)

Optional Media

  • Video (1)
  • PDF (1)
  • URL (up to 4)

For details on the specific media requirements please see the Media Requirements section.

For judging purposes, please submit your entry in English. Non-English entries must be dubbed in English. In addition, you must also provide an English translation in the “English-Language Translation” box on the entry form.