design your dream planner with

bloom's cover
submission contest

we can't wait to see what you create!

Do you love bloom planners? Do you love to design? What if you could *literally* design the future bloom planner cover of your dreams? Read on to find out how!

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1. Create Your Ideal Planner Cover

Sketch, paint, digitally illustrate, etc. any unique artwork that you think would be perfect for a future bloom planner cover!

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2. Submit Your Design(s)

Email your entries to designs@bloomplanners.com for the chance to be included in future community cover votes!

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3. See Your Planner Come to Life!

If our community chooses your design, you're officially part of our artist collective! Learn more on what that means below.

Frequently Asked Questions

Email any and all artwork entries to designs@bloomplanners.com! There is no cap on entries.

The goal of this program is to support, promote, and spotlight artists! If your artwork is chosen, you receive a cash prize of $500, free copies of any new products your design is printed on, and free planners for life! Your artist bio will be printed on the back inside cover with information about you/how to support your work. All of this information will also be included in the planner's online listing, and you will also have the opportunity for features on bloom's social media platforms.

Our recommended specs for artwork entries are:  6" x 8.75" with .25" bleed. 300dpi, CMYK color. 6" x 8.75" with .25" bleed. 300dpi, CMYK color

Absolutely not! Anyone with any unique artwork is welcomed and encouraged to apply!

Absolutely! Official contest rules can be found here.

We accept entries year round! We typically work 1+ year ahead on covers. Regardless of when you enter, your art will be considered for the next planner round we have not printed yet.

No! Submit as many potential covers as you'd like by emailing them to designs@bloomplanners.com.

What Our Artists Are Saying:

Working with bloom is an absolute dream. Their dedication to their artists and their community shows through everything they do. I am honored to be part of the bloom family. 

Kelly Marie Beckius
bloom Artist Collective

bloom is an amazing team to work with. They treated me like a member of their team and part of their family.

A photo of artist Siobhan O'Dwyer holding 2 planners outside.
Siobhan O'Dwyer
bloom Artist Collective

It was so fun to see my sketch come to life and create the planner of my dreams!

Artist Vinutha Rattehalli smiling outside.
Vinutha Rattehalli
bloom Artist Collective

The process was easy, seamless, and fun! Thank you for the opportunity to share my artwork.

Chelsea Ekbert
bloom Artist Collective

I'm so happy with how this collaboration turned out!

Masha Volnova
bloom Artist Collective

Past Contest Winners

We are so grateful to use bloom as a platform to shine a light on these amazing creators. Learn more about them (and show them some love!) below.

DREAMING IN COLOR
Kelly Marie Beckius

Our collaboration with Kelly was nothing shorty of dreamy. Her unique mix of abstract color and fine line work is bound to inspire you.

CALIFORNIA DREAMIN'
Siobhán O’Dwyer

We fell in love with Siobhán's completely dreamy nature scapes. Her work will transport you to another world!

our first collab!
Vinutha Rattehalli

Vinutha's "City Girl" was our very first artist feature back in 2016! Vinutha is a very talented illustrator.

LONGEST RUNNING COVER!
Neely Beattie

Neely's Cacti cover was such a hit we kept it for multiple seasons! You can see our full feature on Neely here and see more of her current work below