• Calling all artists, sketchers or doodlers!

We’re hosting our first ever merch design competition!
The top 3 designs will be printed and put to a vote.
You’ve got 3 weeks to get unlimited submissions in.
Prizes, cash money, and bragging rights are on the line!

Scroll down for more details and the submission form

How it works:

Get busy designing and submit as many original designs as you can dream up! The CIB Skate team will fight vigorously to choose three finalists, whose designs will be turned into radical merch and go live on our website for pre-order till the end of October. All three finalists will get 10% of the profits from the pre-sales of their design, plus some epic swag bags including the merch with their own designs.
The Winning design will be chosen by pre-sales and win a $250 voucher from Chicks in Bowls plus bragging rights galore!


Submissions are now open till Sept 30th
Finalists announced Oct 7th
Presales will go live Oct 7th-31st
Winner announced Nov 1st

Design Parameters:

Express your love or bowls, roller skates, CIB, or whatever you dream up!
Artists can submit as many original designs as they can create. The artwork submitted must belong to the entrant. The artwork can be existing prints or designs by the artist however the designs cannot have been previously used for apparel. Artists should think about the final execution (apparel). Shirts will be screenprinted, keep that in mind when designing with lots of colours as that may influence our decision.

Submission Requirements:

Design: Two colours max
File size:  Max 10MB
File types: png, jpeg, pdf
Illustrator, Photoshop or high res scans will be required if your design is chosen as a finalist. 

The Rules! (Summarized T&C’s)

  1. You must be 18 or have the permission of a parent or guardian to submit entries.
  2. You can enter AS MANY designs as long as they are completely original containing no plagiarised images, illustrations or text. 
  3. Submissions need to be in via our website by September 30th, 2017. Late and incomplete submissions will be discarded. 
  4. Upon submission, you are providing Chicks in Bowls with permission to use your artwork and namesake in the promotion of your design and for production purposes.
  5. Final design profits will be based on 10% of the total profit after any production costs for the pre-ordered design. 

Failure to comply to any of the above rules will result in immediate revoke of the design and any prize money, or royalties.

Read the full Terms & Conditions

Enter the COMP – ART – ITION Here

Check here if you accept the Terms & Conditions.