June 17, 2007
New design contests, sponsored by Adobe
San Francisco radio station KFOG is raising money for area food banks with their "Live from the Archives" CD compilation. They need a cover design, and the grand prize winner gets $1000 and the Creative Suite 3 Design Premium. There’s also a Suite up for grabs for whoever displays the best use of Adobe software in his or her entry. If you’re game, check out the contest details.
- The Cut&Paste Digital Design Tournament pits designers against one another in live, on-stage showdowns around the country. "Over the course of several fast-paced, single-elimination rounds," they write, "eight designers using the latest tools will be whittled down to one champion. now accepting entries for its 2007 series." All contestants receive CS3 Design Premium (!). Other loot includes a Wacom Cintiq tablet/monitor and the CS3 Master Collection (truck for hauling it not included). [Via Terry Hemphill]