The Span ‘S’ Competition!

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Span ‘S’ Competition Brief 

We are launching a competition open to anyone as part of the Span Digidol project to create a digital moving image or animated film inspired by our Span ‘S’ logo. The creations of the selected winners will be embedded on our website in rotation and used in Span’s social media posts and at the beginning of films made for the Digidol project over the next 2 years. 

We encourage you to be as creative and innovative as possible! You can use any material in the making of your logo, such as fabric, papers, plastic, metal, wood, paint, threads, food, liquids, objects, light, sound, people, environments, as long as it becomes recognisably a Span ‘S’ in the process.  


  • 16:9 ratio (standard screen proportions) 
  • 1080 x 1920 resolution (HD) 
  • Films should be under 10 seconds long 
  • Acceptable file formats: MP4, Quicktime movie, downloadable Vimeo link 
  • Use your name as the title of the file for submission 
  • No titles or credits, these will be added later 
  • Please complete a submission form with your entry 

Deadline: Midnight, Friday 29th March 2019 

Watch our video for ideas and inspiration!


Winners announced: Friday 5th April 2019 


2 nights during low season at Fron Farm Yurt Retreat 

1 family day pass to National Botanical Gardens 

1 family ticket to see a film at Theatr Gwaun 

2 x tickets to see a film at Theatr Mwldan 

2 x tickets to see Live Broadcast The Royal Ballet: Romeo and Juliet,  Torch Theatr 

2 x tickets for Span Arts events of your choice

The winning films will be used in rotation on the Span Arts website, YouTube and social media platforms as well as potentially forming part of other films produced by Span Arts. 

Rights and credits: Copyright for all submitted material will become the property of Span Arts Ltd.  Contributors will always be credited for their work. 

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You can make use of suitable free apps in the creative process such as: 


Allows you to make films and export them in HD or 4K 

Stop Motion Studio 

You can make stop motion films, add effects and sound and export in HD 

Voice Record Pro 

Sound recording and editing app allows you to record using the internal mic or an external one, to add effects to sounds, trim and export  


Creates mini videos that loop back and forth 

Adobe Photoshop Sketch 

Similar to the Photoshop Brush Engine, you can select pencils, pens, watercolour to create drawings and hand -drawn writing  

Lapse it 

Create time lapse videos 

Adobe Photoshop Expres 

Image editor and collage maker 

Adobe Capture CC 

Turns your drawing or photo into a vector 

Adobe Draw 

Use customizable brushes to draw, design, and style your art. Includes basic shape stencils to speed up your design work— like circles, squares, French curves, polygons, and even speech bubbles for comics 

Autodesk Sketchbook 

Drawing and graphic design programme 

Brushes Redux 

Painting app 

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