This category is all about creating and expressing your ideas in a digital form.
Rules of Digital Making for Student Makers:
- Participants must submit digital projects that have been made by them. This may include the following
- Creative computing – Projects made using programming software like Scratch or similar block based programming software.
- Digital art – Illustrations, designs and paintings made using softwares like MS Paint, Photoshop/Illustrator, etc
- GIF video clips – It can be made using any software.
- Digital sound composition – Participants may compose a music or make an audio mashup. Maximum audio length should be of 1 minute.
- App or website design – Participants must develop an app or website using any software or program.
- They must submit their projects in following ways:
- Creative Computing – Participants must send their project links.
- Digital Art – Images of the artwork in JPEG format (1 image of Outline view and 1 Final artwork)
- GIF video clips – One final GIF file (.gif)
- Digital sound composition – One final audio file in MP3 format (Maximum file size is 10mb)
- App or website design – Screenshots and links of the app/website and program.
- Please specify the software used to make the projects.
- Projects shall be shortlisted on the basis of overall age appropriate concept, execution and presentation of the submitted projects.
- For the judging round, participants must bring their own laptops, tablets, speakers, printouts etc to showcase their projects.
General Rules of Participation as a Student Maker
- Last date of project submission is November 30, 2017
- Shortlisted projects will be notified by December 1, 2017
- All projects submitted has to be students work and not by parents/trainers/mentors.
- Judging shall be done on December 2 and 3, 2017. It shall be done outside school hours. Students shall be notified at least 2 days before judging day.
- Shortlisted students will be required to come to MakersLoft to present their projects to judges.
- In case of team project submissions, all team members must be present for judging.
- Each participant/team will get 15-30 minutes to present, which may include a small task.
- Only top 5 projects in each category shall be selected.
- The judges’ decision shall be full and final and no appeal against it shall be entertained.
Rules for selected participants/team
- Winning projects will be notified by December 6, 2017.
- Winning teams need to confirm their presence in Tinker Fest by December 9, 2017.
- They need to be present at Tinker Fest on both December 15th and 16th, 2017 from 9 am to 6 pm. They may be required to come to the venue to setup at 4 pm on December 14, 2017.
Keep watching this space for updated information…