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Contest Wed Apr 14 2010

Smartbar Launches Merch Design Contest

bb5fa4c497ebe35d10b8ed067b82b21e.eps.jpgLooking to spruce up their merch line, everyone's favorite subterrestrial dance haven Smartbar is kicking off a contest to find the next design for their 2010 line. Smartbar is looking for a one color design and a two-color design and the winning design for each criteria will be featured on a variety of merchandise, including t-shirts, hoodies and hats. The competition will be judged and voted on by the Metro / Smartbar staff, so designers, tip your bartenders well! Because if you do win, you'll be seeing a lot of them. The prize is 2 tickets to every Smartbar night for the rest of 2010, and two tickets to any two Metro shows of your choice.

Sound enticing? Here are the rules on how to enter:
1. Download Smart Bar logos at http://www.smartbarchicago.com/smartbar_merch_contest/
2. Create your original design, incorporating at least one Smart Bar logo, and using either one color or two colors.
3. Email your design in either JPEG or PDF format in CMYK and 300ppi, plus your name and phone number to contests@smartbarchicago.com by 6pm on Friday, May 7, 2010. The winner will be announced on Monday, May 17, 2010.

 
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Our Final Transmission Days

By The Gapers Block Transmission Staff

Transmission staffers share their most cherished memories and moments while writing for Gapers Block.

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