A panel of Celebrity Judges will help us hand-pick the top 30 designs on October 4, 2015. They will narrow down the thousands of submitted designs to just 30. After they've had their say, we'll put the chosen 30 up for our fans to vote on the 3 winners. We pick only those with exceptional taste to be our Celebrity Judge. Read about them below:
Slimkid3 is a Hip Hop Legend and original member of The Pharcyde, one of the most influential hip hop groups of the 1990s. Best known for hit singles, "Drop", "Passin’ Me By" and "Runnin’" the visionaries reached acclaim by creating timeless and unique music. Slimkid3 is currently in a super group with DJ NuMark (Jurassic 5) called TRDMRK. You can find Slimkid3 reaching new heights that span the globe.
Michelle is the winner of Project Runway: Season 11 and is known for her strong aesthetic and quick wit. Her love of art, print, texture, and music come through to her final designs. After studying in Chicago, she made her way back to her native hometown of Portland to play a key role in shaping and growing the Portland fashion industry.
Jamie is a beloved third generation American realist painter. With his father, grandfather, and aunt all being artists, he was raised in an artist's world. Boston's Museum of Fine Arts held a comprehensive retrospective of his work that included 100 paintings, works on paper, illustrations, and assemblages. Jamie has been painting for 6 decades and has no plans of stopping.
Amy is the winner of Helium's 2015 Funniest Person Contest, 2015 Willamette Week Reader's Choice for Best Portland Comedian, and was a contestant in Last Comic Standing Season 9. Amy Miller has cracked up audiences all over from Portland's beloved Midnight Ma$$ to San Francisco Sketchfest to Bumbershoot. You may have also heard her on NPR (and you'd remember it from all the laughing).
Lil BUB is a one of a kind space cat. Discovered four years ago in a tool shed in rural Indiana, she has overcome all odds and is now an accomplished author, movie star, producer, and talk show host, and has helped raise well over $300,000 for animals in need. GOOD JOB BUB.
MisterWives is a New York based band currently headlining a sold out US tour after the release of their album Our Own House. "The phrase Our Own House is symbolic because we're literally and figuratively creating our own house and movement for music, "says band member Mandy Lee. The album refelcts a broader horizon for the group and effortlessly combines aspects of indie rock, soul, funk, ska and pop music.
Alyson Stoner is an actress, dancer, choreographer, singer, and voice actress. Alyson recently broke records attracting more than 13 million views for her "Missy Elliot Tribute Video", a throwback to the iconic moves she showcased at just 7 years old in legendary music videos for Grammy Award winning artist Missy Elliott. When she isn't blowing up the music circuit with pop and R&B influenced dance tracks, she is covering all corners of film and TV from Lifetime's Expecting Amish to new musical Summer Forever.