submit a design, our fans vote, and we sell the winners.

5, 4, 3, 2, 1... Happy New Year's Card Challenge!

Challenge Deadline: April 20, 2015 10:00 AM PDT

5, 4, 3, 2, 1... Happy New Year's Card Challenge!

Let's toast to 2016! For the first time ever, we are kicking off our annual holiday design challenges with New Year's photo cards.

Each year we see New Year’s cards become a bigger trend among customers who are too busy having fun over the holidays, or who just want to send cheer in a non-secular way to family and friends. It’s the new tradition!

We’re looking to you, the talented Minted design community, to really wow the world with original designs that ring in 2016 with a bang!

1st Place: $2000 + New Year's Eve Las Vegas trip for 2, 2nd Place: $1000, 3rd Place: $500, 4th-30th Place: $200

Special Awards: $250-$1000 each, plus opportunities for marketing. Editors' Picks: $150 each. All winning designs will receive a 6% commission on top of the cash prize. Click the green "submit a design" button for more information.

Through the Lens Photography Challenge

Challenge Deadline: April 27, 2015 10:00 AM PDT

Through the Lens Photography Challenge

We could not be more excited about our first ever photography-only art challenge! After many requests from artists and customers alike, we are ready to step behind the camera. Channel your inner Gursky, Weston, Sherman, or Steiglitz to submit your best artistic photographs for a chance to join the ranks of Minted's top selling photographers. As always, a warm welcome to all new photographers!

1st Place: $3000, 2nd Place: $1500, 3rd Place: $750, 4th – 20th Place: $200

Special Awards: $1000 - $200 each. Editor's Picks: $150 each. All winning designs will receive a 10% commission on top of the cash prize. Click the green "submit a design" button for more information.

Upcoming Challenges

ChallengeStartsDeadlinePrizeCal
Through the Lens Photography ChallengeMar 3Apr 27
Welcome Home Quickfire Moving Announcement ChallengeMar 3Mar 23
5, 4, 3, 2, 1... Happy New Year's Card Challenge! Mar 26Apr 20
Holiday Non-Photo ChallengeApr 6May 4
The 2015 Minted Holiday Card ChallengeMay 4Jun 2
Corporate Holiday Card ChallengeMay 18Jun 15

Upcoming Events

EventLocationDateTimeCal
Office Hours Minted Forum Apr 312:00 PM
Washington DC MeetupGeorgetown, DCApr 65:00 PM
Nashville MeetupNashville, TNApr 812:00 PM
Office HoursMinted ForumApr 1012:00 PM
Office Hours Minted Forum Apr 1712:00 PM
Office Hours Minted Forum May 112:00 PM
NSS Minted Meetup PartyNYCMay 186:00 PM

Are you up for the challenge?

At Minted, all that matters is good design. Our professional design challenges rely on the wisdom of the crowd - designers, customers, the Minted team, and fans - to vote for their favorite designs. In addition to cash prizes and a 6% commission on sales of their designs on Minted.com, our winners are promoted on blogs, in our ads, and in national magazines.