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Web Directions North Ticket Contest

November 24, 2006

If you haven’t already seen this, Digital Web Magazine is running a contest to win a ticket to Web Directions North– design a snowboard or take a photo of yourself with an improvised snowboard, and you could win some fabulous prizes.

First prize is a free ticket to Web Directions North in Vancouver, including a ski pass.

Even though I’m not eligible for the contest, I thought I’d put one together anyway, just for kicks.

Here it is – I call it “The Motherboard” (sorry, I know its cheesy):

Thumbnail of snowboard showing Web Directions North logo and computer mother boards
View the large version

Just keep in mind that I make no claim to being a designer. :)

4 Responses

Comment by Jeff Smith — Nov 24 2006 @ 10:45 am

Nicely done Derek. I’m hoping to find some time over the weekend to make a couple of designs and cross my fingers for the winning ticket so we can finally have that beer we’ve been talking about for ages.

Comment by Adam H — Nov 24 2006 @ 12:35 pm

Haha, is that stock photography or did you pop open your computer?
Nice work :o)

Comment by feather — Nov 24 2006 @ 1:27 pm

@Jeff: looking forward to seeing your designs, and it would be excellent to finally meet!

@Adam H: It is stock from dreamstime :)

Comment by Claude Gelinas — Dec 05 2006 @ 1:35 am

Web coders seem to have a unique relationship with snowboarding.

This kind of contest holds a lot of merit since it favors talent over mere luck!