mdcryan has picked a winning icons and buttons design

For $300 they received 66 design concepts from 12 designers!

  • Award 1
    Focus icon design feedback by CreativePixels26

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Dates

Starts:1-Jun-13 1:38 p.m. GMT

Ends:9-Jun-13 1:38 p.m. GMT

Awards

Award 1: $300, was awarded to Creativ...

Formats

JPG, Layered PSD

Contract

Preview: crowdSPRING Contract

Materials

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Creative brief

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Business Name

Focus For Humanity

What do you do?

We raise funds for Grants for NGOs and Photographers to work on Humanitarian assignments.

Do you have specific size requirements for the icons or buttons?

Yes
300px x 300px
(I will resize to smaller size as required)

How many different icons and/or buttons do you need designed?

13

What is your industry?

Other

Describe the target audience for your icon or button design

Photographers and Charitable organisations

What 3 things would you like to communicate to your audience through your icon or button design?

1. Must fit into ethos/design/color scheme of current site.
2. Images/Icons must have consistency across all the images.icons
3. They must be stylish - no clipart, no cartoons....they need to be Smart/clever use of the graphic to display the key message

What icon or button design styles do you like?

1. Clean, web/2.0 style
2. Could be button base, call out, circles, rounded boxes, or flat images but must have simple color palettes and good use of contrasting graphics
3. IF not filling full 300px x 300px (e.g. circle) then area that is not part of design must be on transparent background
4. Designer can determine, FONT, FONT-WEIGHT, FONT CASE etc

What colors do you want to see in your icon or button design?

They must fit into the existing website Color scheme - Black/grey, blue, Orange, white. The designer can look at the existing website which is nearly finished but needs the graphics.icons to "lift the final" look and feel. We have a real mix of style, colors and approaches which make it look mess so your images need to give the site a more coherent feel

What colors do you NOT want to see in your icon or button design?

RED, GREEN, YELLOW

What adjectives should best describe your icon or button design?

Stylish, clever, consistent, impactful, subtle, well-designed,

What content must be included in the icon or button design?

Home Page Buttons: http:/www.focusforhumanity.org
GIVE
GRANTS (Currently "Apply" on existing home page but this needs to be replaced with GRANTS)
JOIN

DONATION TYPES PAGE: http://www.focusforhumanity.org/give/donation-t...
Subscription
One-Time
Named

GRANT OVERVIEW PAGE: http://www.focusforhumanity.org/grants/grant-ov...
Workshop
Mentoring
NGO

1. Register or could be Step1 - Register
2. Prepare or could be Step 2 - Prepare
3. Apply or could be Step 3 Apply
4. Donate or could be Step 4 - Donate


PLEASE NOTE - existing images at these pages are NOT to be used as basis - they are too mixed and inconsistent They have been used purely as place holders.

Do you have additional requirements or links you'd like to share?

Yes
1. it must fit into the website: http://www.focusforhumanity.org that is in final testing and live.
2. Designer can determine, FONT, FONT-WEIGHT, FONT CASE etc though should look to existing font styles on website
3. Graphics must be provided in layered PSD format and as JPG
4. IF not standard fonts are used these must be supplied with final project deliverable
5. PLEASE NOTE - existing images at these pages are NOT to be used as basis - they are too mixed and inconsistent They have been used purely as place holders.

Brief updates

5-Jun-13 5:28 a.m. GMT
PLEASE READ CAREFULLY

1. PLEASE FOLLOW THE DIRECTIONS ON USE OF COLOUR

2. FOr the Grpahics on the Home pages I do not necessarily want the wording copied (eg grants & Competitions or NGO Photographer) I DO want GIVE GRANTS, JOIN

3. please do not just past standard icons onto a blue or orange background and think this will work. You need to interpret the brief and CREATE!!!