Black Diamond Birthday T-Shirt Contest

Calling all artists! We’re celebrating 2100’s 75th birthday this year in grand style. To mark her Black Diamond Birthday this September, we’re holding a t-shirt design contest to commemorate this special occasion. The winner of the contest will get $100, a one-year membership to American Steam Railroad, and a shirt featuring the winning design! The winning design will also be sold in our online gift store and will help with the restoration efforts of ASR.

What we’re looking for in the design is something that celebrates 2100’s life. Please avoid adding any type that says “Happy Birthday” or anything to that effect. If you’re looking for some inspirational material to get your creative gears turning, feel free to browse through the gallery below!

  • Please include your name, mailing address, cell phone number with submission.
  • The dimensions should not exceed 8” high X 8” wide. Please submit your design in a high-resolution format. Entries must be submitted in .jpg, .png, .pdf, PSD (Photoshop) .eps format. All Files Should not exceed 10MB.
  • Email your design to our Communications Director, Brian Smith at

Entries are due Monday, September 5, 2020 at 8:00 p.m.

The winner will be announced Saturday, September 12, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. on our Facebook page.

By submitting your design, you grant American Steam Railroad Preservation Association, Inc. the right to modify, reproduce, copy, distribute, sell, advertise, and display the design.