YM T-Shirt Design Competition

The Brief

Calling on all of our designer mates!
With Winter just around the corner, we’ve decided it’s time to order a new batch of long sleeve shirts and we want to involve our legendary community in the design.
If you know your way around the ol’ Adobe, this is an epic opportunity to have your artwork displayed on our merch as well as win some additional frothy prizes for your troubles.

The Design

The design brief is simple.
Good beers, good mates, good times. You may incorporate as many of these themes as you like, totally up to you!

Terms and Conditions

  • Designs may only include a total of 4 colours (black or white + 3 colours)
  • You may submit up to 3 design entries using either the black or white long sleeve t-shirt images
  • Your Mates will shortlist its 3 favourite designs which will then be posted to social media for a public vote
  • Only 1 design from each entrant can be determined a finalist for voting
  • Must be original artwork, no copyrighted material (unless Your Mates Brewing related)
  • By entering the competition you agree to grant Your Mates Brewing Company the right to distribute your design by way of a printed t-shirt
  • You must submit your design mocked up on the back of the long sleeve t-shirt image provided in the design package in JPG or PNG format
  • The winner of the competition will be required to hand over the design/illustration in vector format

What’s provided

Design package which includes:

  • Design mockup examples
  • Design template with design area highlighted
  • 1x black and 1x white long sleeve t-shirt images for mockup purposes
  • YM asset pack including logo and 4 core range characters. You do not NEED to use these in your designs


Entries Open

  • 6pm Thursday May 21st

Entries Close

  • 6pm Friday June 12th

Top 3 Shortlist Public Voting

  • Starts Monday June 15th
  • Ends Friday June 19th

Winner announced Monday June 22nd


First Prize:

  • Carton of Larry and merch pack
  • 3x of your designed shirt to give to your mates
  • The winner will also be acknowledged in all marketing/promotions relating to the new shirt

Second Prize:

  • Carton of Larry and merch pack

Third Prize:

  • 4 pack of beer and sticker pack

Please submit your design/s to [email protected] with your full name and best contact number

Good luck!