Enter our Badge Art Contest

We’re looking for artwork to adorn our lovely convention badges once again!

Submissions are open! The deadline for submissions is January 1, 2017.

If you have any questions, please send an email to our Contests Coordinator ([email protected]).


  • Free admission to Genericon
  • A $20 dollar Amazon gift card
  • Your art will be featured on all of our badges!


  • NEW!! Download the badge template from here to get started right away
  • Your art should be 4 inches X 3 inches (300 dpi minimum). You may submit as many entries as you’d like, but try not to submit duplicates.
  • Please make variations of the badge in the following colors:
    • SEPIA = Attendee
    • RED = Minor
    • PURPLE = Panelist; Featured Panelist; Guest; Press, Staff Alumni
    • GREEN = Artist; Vendor
    • WHITE = Staff; Volunteer
    • GOLD = VIP
    • BLUE = GM
  • The label of the badge needs to contain the type it corresponds to, i.e. the red badge should say “Minor”, two green badges should be made, one with “Artist” and one with “Vendor”