We’re excited to announce the Special Prize winners of the Hot off the Press Letterpress Holiday Photo Card Challenge! In this Challenge, we looked to our talented Minted artist community to come up with highly original designs that spread holiday cheer and love and allow our customers to express their own unique personal style.
Make an Impression Award
For the best design featuring chunky text or design elements that show off letterpress best – bold text or thick lines or design elements.
classroom plaid by Annie Montgomery
Faux Full Bleed Award
This award is for the design that best gives the impression of a full bleed photo (even though it’s not).
Bright Starburst by Ling Wang
For the most unconventional, unique design in the challenge that you couldn’t find on any other site. This design exemplifies the kind of design risk-taking Minted is looking for.
Abstract Outlines by Katie Zimpel
Not Your Grandmother’s Letterpress Award
Design that incorporates edgy design elements, bold colors, or other designs that are not typically seen in letterpress.
Birch Band by Baumbirdy
Holiday Elegance Award
Design that says “holidays” in a fresh yet classic way.
Sprig of Pine by Erin Deegan
Oh Come All Ye Faithful Award
Most striking religious holiday card design.
Hallelujah! by Olivia Goree
Most original New Year’s card design.
cheerful snowflakes by Everett Paper Goods
Multi Photo Award
Most unique design that showcases multiple photos in an original way.
LEDA by Melanie Kosuge
Holiday Birth Announcement Award
Best letterpressed birth announcement design that someone would also send as a holiday card.
Grecian Crown by Annie Montgomery
Newly Married Award
Best holiday design that celebrates a newlywed couple.
Floral Frame by Erin Deegan
Published November 25, 2016