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Project: Design Your Business Card

Time to retire your boring business card. For this project, we're challenge you to design one people will remember.


This month we asked you to channel your inner artist for this month’s #30DaysofGOOD Challenge, Art Every Day. Our goal is to incorporate art into our month with these 31 tasks, which range from creating an artist’s workspace in your home to making a card for someone you love. For this challenge, we were inspired by another task: Design your business card.

the OBJECTIVE
Design a jaw-dropping, heart-pounding business card. Get creative. While we welcome submissions designed in Photoshop and Illustrator, you’re free to use any medium.

the ASSIGNMENT
Business cards should include a name, job title, name of company, phone number, and email (it need not be your actual info; we're only interested in how it's displayed). Other information, like Twitter handle and address, is optional.

the REQUIREMENTS
Please submit your entry here. It must be a .jpg image 450 pixels wide and less than 1 MB in size. Submissions will be accepted until Tuesday, March 27.

The winner will receive a GOOD t-shirt and a one-year subscription to our print magazine.

Photo via (cc) Flickr user TwisterMc


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