Really, you just couldn't make this stuff up
"For the first time ever, the design of a euro coin in general circulation will be chosen by a public web vote on the basis of proposals submitted by citizens from all euro-area countries. This is an opportunity for everyone living in the euro area to help choose the design of their own currency. The winning motif will appear on millions of euro coins that will circulate throughout the euro area from the beginning of 2012." said Olli Rehn, European Commissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs.
Well here is my 10 years of the euro – commemorative coin design