Who is Shigure Ui?


Professional freelance illustrator.
Notable works include light novel illustrations, video games, TCG artwork, and the design for VTubers Oozora Subaru, Sendo Yuuhi, and more.
She started her own YouTube channel in 2019 and also works as a VTuber.





Theme

Draw illustrations of Shigure Ui.

Entry Period

May 30th to July 1st, 2024, 11:59 pm JST

Excellence Award
3 winners
Special Award
Multiple winners
・The winners will receive an assortment of autographed Shigure Ui merch.
・The winning works will be published in Art Catalog that will be sold at Shigure Ui events. The winners will also receive a complimentary copy of the catalog.
・The winning works will be featured on Shigure Ui's official YouTube stream.
・The winning works will be published in Art Catalog that will be sold at Shigure Ui events. The winners will also receive a complimentary copy of the catalog.
・The winning works will be featured on Shigure Ui's official YouTube stream.
All applications Works
You've muted many works. is currently muted
See "mute" settings
Continue browsing
Incolore inc. (hereafter referred to as the "Sponsor") will be holding the "Shigure Ui's Solo Exhibition & Live Event Celebrative Illustration Contest" (hereafter referred to as the "Contest") on pixiv, the platform operated by pixiv Inc.

▼Who is Shigure Ui?
Professional freelance illustrator.
Notable works include light novel illustrations, video games, TCG artwork, and the design for VTubers Oozora Subaru, Sendo Yuuhi, and more.
She started her own YouTube channel in 2019 and also works as a VTuber.

SHIGURE UI 5th Anniversary Project Special Site:https://5th.uishigure.com
Official X (Formerly Twitter):https://twitter.com/ui_shig
Official YouTube Channel:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCt30jJgChL8qeT9VPadidSw
pixiv Account:https://www.pixiv.net/users/431873
Theme
Draw illustrations of Shigure Ui.
Period of event
5/30/2024〜7/1/2024 23:59
Uploading format
Post your works to pixiv with the contest tag.
Contest tag: "しぐれういイラコン"

・You can submit your works as illustrations.
・There are no restrictions on the size of the artwork for web submission. Winners will be required to submit their work in "A4 size (2894 pixels x 4093 pixels), resolution 350 dpi, color mode CMYK, PSD format."
・Entries must be suitable for all ages.
・You can submit multiple entries for this event. However, you cannot post the same work multiple times.
Awards
Excellence Award
3 winners
・The winners will receive an assortment of autographed Shigure Ui merch.
・The winning works will be published in Art Catalog that will be sold at Shigure Ui events. The winners will also receive a complimentary copy of the catalog.
・The winning works will be featured on Shigure Ui's official YouTube stream.
Special Award
Multiple winners
・The winning works will be published in Art Catalog that will be sold at Shigure Ui events. The winners will also receive a complimentary copy of the catalog.
・The winning works will be featured on Shigure Ui's official YouTube stream.
Please note that you will be disqualified if any of the following apply.
・Works that include characters other than VTuber Shigure Ui (derived characters, etc.)
*Shigure Ui (16) and Shigure Ui (9) will be subject to review.
・Works depicting character costume designs whose rights are held by parties other than the Shigure Ui management.
Example: Costumes that appear in games, anime, manga, etc.
*However, official costumes of Shigure Ui or official costumes modified by the applicant, and original costumes designed by the applicant will be subject to review.
・Works that do not match the theme of the contest.
・Works that do not have the contest tag attached.
・Works with a privacy level set to “My pixiv” or “Private”.
・Works created at the request of a third party (including rewards).
・Works that have been posted after the entry period has ended, or works that have been edited after the entry period has ended.
・Works that use images and text automatically generated by AI in whole or in part.
・Works that fall under "Contest Terms (1)".
Application Guidelines

Individuals must be registered users of pixiv and must agree to all of the application guidelines for the "Shigure Ui's Solo Exhibition & Live Event Celebrative Illustration Contest" (hereafter referred to as the "application guidelines"). (Works submitted by companies or multiple people will be disqualified.)
*The contest is open to both professionals and amateurs of all ages.
*If you are under 18 years old, please apply with your guardian's consent to these entry requirements.

Contest Terms
Please read and agree to all of the following terms before applying. By submitting your work using the method designated under "How to Apply", you will be deemed to have agreed to the application guidelines.

(1) Works that do not meet the following requirements will not be eligible. These requirements will include but not be limited to the work's title, description, tags, and the creator's nickname. These requirements will include but not be limited to the work's title, description, tags, and the creator's nickname.
・Works that infringe on the proprietary rights, intellectual property rights including copyrights, honor, credibility, privacy of the Shigure Ui management, organizers, pixiv Inc., other users of pixiv, or other third parties. Works that include rights owned by a third party, or works whose rights are to be transferred to a third party, cannot be submitted.
・Works that contain obscenity, torture, discrimination, or other elements that are potentially offensive to third parties.
・Works that include depictions of gambling, politics, religion, tobacco, and things that violate public order and morals.
・Works that include characters other than VTuber Shigure Ui (derived characters, etc.)
*Shigureui (16) and Shigureui (9) will be subject to review.
・Works depicting character costume designs whose rights are held by parties other than the organizer.
Example: Costumes that appear in games, anime, manga, etc.
*However, official character costume designs to which the organizer has the rights, official costumes modified by the applicant, and original costumes designed by the applicant will be subject to review.
・Works that the organizer and pixiv Inc. judge to be inappropriate for publication. Submitted entries will be handled according to the pixiv Inc. Common Terms.
・Works that have already been submitted to other contests.
・Works that have already been commercialized or are planned to be commercialized.
・Works that are a part of a company's business.

(2) The copyright of the submitted work shall belong to the applicant. However, the moment the winner of the contest is decided by the organizer (the moment the procedures such as filling up forms associated with the award are completed between the winner and pixiv. Hereafter referred to as the "Award Received".), all copyrights related to the submitted work (including the rights stipulated in Articles 27 and 28 of the Copyright Act) will be transferred to the Shigure Ui Management.
Winners will be allowed to continue posting their works on blogs and other websites managed and operated by the applicants themselves, as well as non-commercial sites (including pixiv) that allow applicants to modify and delete their works themselves, but the rights to commercialize the work will belong to the Shigure Ui Management. In addition, the winner will not be able to use their moral rights against Shigureui management, the organizer, pixiv, or any third party designated by the organizer.

(3) Applicants will not be individually notified of the results. The results of the contest will be announced on pixiv. The submitted winning work and the pixiv nickname may be posted by Shigure Ui, her official info account, and pixiv's official social media accounts and website.

(4) Regardless of whether or not the applicant receives an award, all or part of the work submitted to this contest, comments on the work, and pixiv nickname may be used by the Shigure Ui Management, the organizer, and pixiv on their social media account, website, books, etc. The work may also be displayed at events. Some parts of the reprinted content may be omitted, adapted, or modified.

(5) Once a submitted work is withdrawn, it will no longer be eligible for selection.

(6) The organizer will not be responsible for any expenses incurred for submitting a work.

(7) pixiv will use all information received during the application solely for this contest or for contacting applicants of the selected works. pixiv will handle all personal information of the applicants based on thier privacy policy.(https://policies.pixiv.net/#privacy

(8) If we are unable to contact the applicant to select them as a candidate for an award, we may decide not to award them.

○ Disclaimer
(1) Contestants assume responsibility for their own submissions.
(2) The organizer will not be responsible for any disputes that may happen between the contestants and other individuals, regardless of the reason.
(3) pixiv Inc. reserves the right to suspend or terminate the Contest if they deem it necessary for any reason, including system maintenance.
(4) The organizer will not be liable for any damages incurred by the contestants, including but not limited to contest interruption, suspension, or cancellation.
(5) The organizer's liability as stipulated in the application guidelines will no longer apply if any direct damage is caused by willful misconduct or gross negligence by the organizer.

○ Contest Related Support
(1) If you have any questions or feedback about the contest, feel free to contact us here.https://www.pixiv.net/support?type=25&mode=inquiry&service=pixiv&subject=しぐれういイラストコンテストについて
(2) Please include your email address, nickname, inquiry, and the subject “About the Shigure Ui Illustration Contest" before submitting your support request.
(3) Please refrain from making phone calls regarding the contest.
(4) Replies will not be given to any questions regarding the contest results.
(5) We may contact winners via pixiv message to confirm your intention to receive the award.

○ Governing Law and Jurisdiction
The contest and its terms shall be governed by Japanese law. Furthermore, the Tokyo District Court shall be the mutually-agreed court for any proceedings, with jurisdiction for the preliminary trial in the case of any disputes over contest terms or matters between the organizer and the contestants.
1. Confirm your application
Entry conditions are different for each contest.
Make sure to read them carefully before planning your submission(s).
2. Create something along this theme
Draw illustrations of Shigure Ui.
Period of event:5/30/2024〜7/1/2024
Uploading format
Post your works to pixiv with the contest tag.
Contest tag: "しぐれういイラコン"

・You can submit your works as illustrations.
・There are no restrictions on the size of the artwork for web submission. Winners will be required to submit their work in "A4 size (2894 pixels x 4093 pixels), resolution 350 dpi, color mode CMYK, PSD format."
・Entries must be suitable for all ages.
・You can submit multiple entries for this event. However, you cannot post the same work multiple times.
3. Use the tag "しぐれういイラコン" on your illustration and post it!
Please check if your work meets the conditions required for application before uploading.
4. Applications complete!
Please wait till the judging is finished.
You will receive a notification regarding the contest results.
Choose an entry section