The votes are in and it's official: our 2009 Swag Bag Design contest winner is: Shannon Lea Adolph.
Check out her Toronto skyline-inspired design - so clever & cute!
Shannon is a Montreal-based crafter who makes adorable art pillows and dolls screenprinted with her illustrations. They are available through her etsy shop, cou cou salut.
Shannon's winning design will be printed (in colour) on cotton totes, stuffed with crafty goodies, and available to the first 100 attendees of City of Craft.
We'd also like to give honourable mention to a couple of other stellar designs:
Alec Dempster's woodblock print inspired by the embroidery his wife does based on traditions from Veracruz, Mexico:
Jessica Leong's slightly trippy celebration of textiles of all sorts:
Thank you to everyone who entered!!!