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

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.

Welcome Home Quickfire Moving Announcement Challenge

Challenge Deadline: March 23, 2015 10:00 AM PDT

Welcome Home Quickfire Moving Announcement Challenge

Moving to a new home is one of the most exciting events in someone's life, whether it's a newly married couple settling into their first apartment together, or a growing family moving into a bigger house. Minted customers are looking for fresh, original moving announcements to notify family and friends about their new address.

One in six Americans moves every year, and mailing a change-of-address card is a popular tradition. Moving announcements are a large and growing business for Minted, so don't miss out on this opportunity to wow the world with creative, out-of-the-box designs!

1st Place: $1000, 2nd Place: $750, 3rd Place: $500, 4th-20th Place: $200

Special Awards: $150-$500 each, plus opportunities for marketing. Editors' Picks: $100 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.

You are Invited! Quickfire Children's Birthday Party Invitation Challenge

Challenge Deadline: March 10, 2015 10:00 AM PDT

You are Invited! Quickfire Children's Birthday Party Invitation Challenge

One of the most joyous memories of childhood is the delight of a birthday party. We invite you, our talented designers, to design festive invitations to set the tone for a magical celebration!

In this challenge, we are ONLY looking for invitations for younger children aged 1-5. We are especially looking to take a large number of great photo designs.

For designers who are parents, think about the actual themes or venues your own child would want to use for their party, and design with your child in mind. Don't forget that 50% of children are boys!

1st Place: $3000, 2nd Place: $1500, 3rd Place: $750, 4th-20th Place: $300

Special Awards: $250-$500 each, plus opportunities for marketing and designing collections. Editors' Picks: $200 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.

Upcoming Challenges

ChallengeStartsDeadlinePrizeCal
Baby on Board Baby Shower Invitations ChallengeJan 27Feb 17
You are Invited! Quickfire Children's Birthday Party Invitation ChallengeFeb 18Mar 10
Through the Lens Photography ChallengeMar 3Apr 27
Welcome Home Quickfire Moving Announcement ChallengeMar 3Mar 23

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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.