New Year Contest

Jan 1st - Jan 31st 3,362 Entries

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Join our New Year's Pixel Art Contest! Create a cool pixel drawing that represents New Year's goals and resolutions. Maybe it's better school grades, making a game, a book for reading more, or even a tiny pixel piggy bank for saving money. Whatever your New Year's resolution is, turn it into a fun and creative pixel masterpiece!

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1st Place

Artist 12 2nd

11.9-inch FHD fully-laminated display

2nd Place

Deco Pro MW(Gen 2)

16K pressure levels BlueTooth drawing tablet

3rd Place

Deco 01 V2

Andriod supported and portable drawing tablet

Random Winners

Pixilart PRO

Five lucky users will be randomly selected to receive a one-month subscription to Pixilart PRO.


  • Must be larger than 8x8 resolution
  • The drawing can be of any colors
  • Can be an image or animation
  • Can be pixel art or digital art
  • Any sensitive content is not allowed
  • Multiple (10) entries are allowed
  • Must be 16 years of age or have a parents/guardian's permission to claim prize
  • Please, attach a short description of your art (Optional)
  • Use hashtags #newyear, #contest (Optional)
  • Upload your art to Instagram, X, or Facebook and tag @pixilart with hashtag #pixilartchallenge #newyear #pixilart (Optional)


  • Deliver period for contest is 01/31/2023
  • 1st place is chosen by random within top 10
  • 2nd place is chosen by random within top 25
  • 3rd place is chosen by random within top 50

No purchase is required. Pixilart is not affiliated with prize companies or it's subsidiaries.
Due to shipping restrictions, we are currently unable to ship to the Middle East(Except the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia), India, and Africa. (For South America and some other countries, customs charges may occur and it is not covered.)