Calling All Artists!

Photo: 2016 t-shirt design by Daniel Wallace

You can help us spread the word about the importance of literacy, win $150 for the charity of your choice, and have your design and signature on more than 600 t-shirts being sold across North Carolina (Chatham, Durham and Orange are participating).

All you need to do is submit the winning t-shirt design for our 2017 literacy campaign: Literacy: Never too early! Never too late!

What do we need from you?

  1. Art that is 5 inches x 7 inches or less and includes the words Literacy: Never too early! Never too late!
  2. A design with no more than one color.
  3. A design in any appropriate medium, such as pencil, paint, charcoal, etc.
  4. Just snap a picture of your entry and email it by April 28 to We will request the original art from the winner after the selection is made on May 3.

What do you get in return?

  • Your design and name on 600+ t-shirts circulated in Chatham, Orange, and Durham counties, and other counties that choose to participate.
  • A shout-out on the websites and Facebook pages of those non-profit organizations.
  • Announcement on May 5 of the winning design and artist on literacy agency websites.
  • $150 donated to the charity of your choice.
  • And bragging rights!

We can’t wait to see what you come up with!


Calling All Artists!
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