Design the newest Pierce County Library cards!

Kids and Teens were asked to design the newest Pierce County Library System cards! We received 569 entries from students who live and attend school in Pierce County! A local artist reviewed the entries and finalists were selected from each age group.

Congratulations to our winners!

Over 3,000 votes were cast and the winners are…

Ages 5-11: Lilly Frick, age 11, Buckley resident

Winning library card design by Lilly Frink, age 11

Ages 12-18: Annika Shearer, age 12, Gig Harbor resident

Winning library card design by Annika Shearer, age 12

The winning designs will be available for library cardholders this fall.

Thank you to all the talented students who entered!


• Anyone (ages 5-18) living or attending school in Pierce County is eligible to enter this FREE contest.
• One entry per person.
• One winner from each age category: ages 5-11 and 12-18.

• Artwork must be in color, original and not published elsewhere.
• Submitted artwork becomes property of the Pierce County Library.
• Professional artists will review entries and select finalists. The public will select two winners via an online vote.
• Library staff may modify winning artwork to meet production requirements.
• Artist’s name will appear on the back of printed cards. Do not include your name in your artwork.
• Winners’ names may appear in news media, social media, on the library’s website and other communications.

Submit your artwork in portrait or landscape orientation up to 7” x 11”. Use these dimensions for the best quality. Artwork will be trimmed approximately 1/8” on each side for printing purposes and reduced to actual card size of 2 1/8” x 3 3/8”.