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Greenfields Design Competition

Here’s a great opportunity to win 10m of free digital textile printing with the Silk Bureau Ltd and support a remarkable charity.

Fundraising through exquisite design.

By creating bespoke designer scarves we hope to raise funds in support of Greenfields complementary therapies. 

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We would like to introduce you to Greenfields Care and Support and the wonderful support services they offer to those living with a life-limiting or long term illness.  

The comfort offered by the highly trained and experienced professionals is truly inspirational. Each of us have personal experiences of how ill health can affect our day to day lives. Greenfields offer a source of comfort during these times. 

Using the services we offer at The Silk Bureau Ltd we are planning to digitally print fabrics and produce bespoke designer articles to raise funds in support of the work they do. Available for sale through Greenfields the money raised will help to fund the products that volunteer therapists use to treat clients. Would you like to help us?

Here are just some of the free services they offer;
  • Supporting patients, families and carers to overcome stress, anxiety, depression and pain. An essential part of a patients care plan to help them and those around them to cope both physically and emotionally.
  • Complementary Therapy is a powerful source of comfort in a time when a person is most vulnerable. Massage, Reflexology, Reiki, Hand, foot and nail care and Hair styling are free therapies available.
  • Outreach Days are available for drop-in visits or there is a Home visit service.
The Design Brief;

We are putting a request out to all Designers to enter a design that would look great on a beautiful silk scarf.

We are asking for 3 sizes of the design or 3 complimentary designs.

One long 50cm x 150cm
One square 30cm x 30cm
One folded 18cm x 120cm 

Need some design inspiration?greenfields logo

Take a look at the Greenfields logo. It’s calming greens; the dandelion seeds blowing into the breeze and hand rendered type. There’s a joy and simplicity in it’s delicate design. Visit the Greenfields website and get to know all about them. What imagery would suit the concept of the charity?   

Enter an inspired design;

If you have a design or would like to create a design inspired by the Greenfields ethos of care and support, then please send it to us at marketing@silkbureau.co.uk by 1st July 2018. We will present them to the team at Greenfields to choose one that they feel most reflects their aims. The selected design will be printed onto fabric and made into a scarf. The finished articles will be available through Greenfields for purchase.

The chosen design will receive; 
  • Full recognition for the Designer.
  • 10m of FREE printing with the Silk Bureau (choice of fabrics available)
  • The Design and the Designer will be featured in advertising on Greenfields and the Silk Bureau websites and social media platforms.
Terms and Conditions;
  • The Winner will be selected by a panel of judges from Greenfields Care and Support from the entries received by 1st July 2018.
  • All Entrants must be aged 18 or over.
  • The Designer will pass all copyright of the design to Greenfields.
  • 100% of profits made from the sale of the articles will go to Greenfields. No portion of the sale price of the completed articles will be given to the Designer or Silk Bureau Ltd.
  • Unsuccessful designs will not be used for any other purpose, unless express permission has been given by the Designer and will be deleted from the Silk Bureau’s archives within 30 days of the closure date.
  • The Competition is not open to any employees of The Silk Bureau Ltd or Greenfields Care and Support, or their families.
  • There is no cash alternative to the prize. 
  • The Winner can choose from the range of instock fabrics at the Silk Bureau Ltd (dependant on stock available at time of placing order) Offer excludes – Heavy Satin, Heavy Crepe de Chine, Heavy Dupion and Triple Georgette.
  • The Winner can choose to print any design of their own, excluding the winning entry design.
  • The Winner will be announced on 20th July 2018 via the email address supplied when submitting artwork.
Contact details; 

 

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