From Welovefine.com: With an outpouring of extraordinary talent and tons of enthusiasm - and even, perhaps, a bit of The Force™ at your side! - YOU helped make our first Star Wars™ contest an enormous hit - and so we are back, with an even bigger and definitely badder contest this time around! We are pleased to present the Star Wars: The Dark Side Design Contest: Dedicated to the indelible characters that make fearsome foes throughout the galaxy in the Star Wars universe. From Darth Vader, Emperor Palpatine, Darth Maul and the Imperial Forces to villainous rogues like Boba Fett and his bounty hunter cohorts, this time out we want to see your best and most villainous designs featuring these classic evil-doers! Once again, you'll be competing for a chance to win cash and prizes as well as the opportunity to have your design printed on an officially licensed Star Wars tee! Dazzle us, Dark Side-ers!…and May the Force Be with You™! GOOD LUCK! (Deadline to submit: 3/12/2013 11:59PM PST)
Grand Prize: The Grand Prize winner of the highest-rated design will receive a Wacom Cintiq 22HD pen display! Cintiq 22HD features a 21.5" high-definition (1920 x 1080) LCD that delivers a high-quality visual experience along with plenty of room to edit, design and create. Photographers, designers, animators and other creative professionals can work naturally and intuitively directly on the surface of the screen.
*Guest Judges' picks (4): Our guest judges will each select their personal favorite design, and those artists will win $400 cash!
Honorable Mentions (5): Five honorable mentions will receive a $50 gift certificate for WeLoveFine.com
*Guest Judges include Steve Sansweet, Chris Hardwick, Adrianne Curry & Rebel Force Radio.
UPDATED: Here's a follow up on the Star Wars Dark Side Design Contest; today they opened for ratings, so fans can now head over and tell them which of the tees they think are worthy of the big prizes! The public ratings will help determine the grand prize winner as well as all the finalists. Click here to rate entries now!