Creative art or illustration design

Get professional, high-quality art or illustrations designed in 7 days, from $249

Host a design contest and our community of talented designers will compete to create icons, illustrations, greeting cards and invitations you love, or your money back!

  • You describe your exact requirements
  • Dozens of designers submit concepts for review
  • You only pay for the design you like best!

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How illustration design contests work

  • 1) Compile your design brief

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    • Answer some simple questions about your business and the illustration design you're looking for.
    • Decide on the amount you wish to pay.
  • 2) Review & provide feedback

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    • Designers submit concepts based on the brief
    • Review and give feedback on designs as they are submitted
  • 3) Pick a winning design!

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    • After 7 days, browse entries and pick your favorite illustration design. We'll take care of paying the winning designer.
    • Complete handover - receive final high-quality files and full copyright

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What our customers say

  • Valerie Johnson

    • Paid
      $589
    • Designs
      15

    “Our company has had great success finding highly talented graphic designers through 99designs. We have been thrilled with the results!”

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  • Brad Chase

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      $149
    • Designs
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    “99designs will get you the best results. I will continue recommending 99designs to every business owner that needs a website or logo designed.”

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  • Jerry O'Connell

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    • Designs
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    “I’ve held four projects on 99designs, and all have produced better than I had hoped. It’s a great idea, implemented well.”

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Winning illustration designs

Recent illustration design contests

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Entry #60 - Illustration & graphic - by Flecto

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We are looking for someone who can draw our old character the same way as our old designer, but in new poses.
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Entry #62 - Illustration & graphic - by nafrika2000

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We're launching a blog site that writes about family business issues. The main author is a very experienced business ...
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Entry #55 - Illustration & graphic - by Nomati

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A tattoo illustrating my past on my back: a tree made of flames which will show events and people who made me what i ...
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Entry #77 - Illustration & graphic - by FBrothers

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Doorstep Digital scans, organizes and backs up your photos, videos and documents.  "Saving Yesterday for Tomorrow (tm)."
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Still have questions?

How many designers will be working on my project?
A typical contest has dozens of designers competing to produce the best design. The more money you offer, the more designers you'll attract.
What if I don’t like any of the designs that I get?
We have a 100% money-back guarantee! If you don't like any designs, then simply contact us within 60 days and we'll give you a complete refund.
How many design entries will I get to choose from?
On average, we receive 50+ entries per illustration design contest, from dozens of different designers over a 7 day period.
How much does it cost to run an illustration design contest?
You set the budget! Pricing starts at $249 and in general, the more money you offer, the more illustration designs you will have to choose from.
Will the designers tailor their designs to suit my business?
Our designers create designs according to your requirements, so every entry to your design contest is tailor-made just for you!
Can I get designers to revise the designs they create for me?
Absolutely. Designers thrive on guidance, so the more feedback you provide, the better the quality of your finished product.
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