Charlotte Checkers Homegrown Series
The Charlotte Checkers are calling on local artists to design t-shirts and posters for this season’s Husqvarna Homegrown Series!

For select Checkers home games this season that will showcase the best of what our community has to offer, the Checkers will give away posters and sell t-shirts designed by local artists. Aside from showcasing the designs at the game and in promotions leading up to the event, chosen artists will receive:
  • A group outing for you and 15 of your friends at the Husqvarna Homegrown game featuring your art
  • A $100 cash prize
  • Recognition on the video board during the game and on the Checkers' social media platforms

To Submit Your Design

To submit your design, please fill out this form or drop off at the Checkers' office during normal business hours and keep the following specifications in mind:

Poster - Entries must be two dimensional using either traditional methods (pens, pencils, crayons, charcoal, oil paint, acrylic paint, watercolor, etc.) or a digital illustration process. For digital files, all submissions must be PDF/X-1A format. Trim size (11” x 17”) / Please add .25” of bleed to final file size.

T-shirt - Designs can include up to 4-colors, not including the base color of the shirt. All submissions must be in vector PDF, Adobe Illustrator or .EPS format. Any other file format will not be accepted. Please submit a mockup of your design on a one color t-shirt.

All work must be original and submitted by the artist. Entries from North and South Carolina will be accepted.

Husqvarna Homegrown Series dates will occur on:
  • Saturday, Oct. 28
  • Saturday, Nov. 25
  • Friday, Jan. 12
  • Sunday, Feb. 18
  • Sunday, March 18
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