Sunday, January 24, 2016

CottageCutz Design Team Call

Design Team Call
We are looking for Design Team members who are very active on social media. These sites include: Blogger, Facebook (page or groups), Twitter, YouTube Channel, Pinterest, and Instagram. We currently have 3 positions open:  2 positions for a talented Designer and one opening for a person who enjoys creating videos (Video Artist) showcasing CottageCutz dies in a Tutorial/How-To project.  All positions are a 6-month term commitment with the option to extend. Term will be from March 1 - August 31, 2016
We specialize in universal metal dies for papercrafting.  CottageCutz designs are unique, intricate, fun and whimsical.  We have the largest selection of the most beautifully hand drawn designs.  CottageCutz are available in craft stores world-wide. 
We are looking for dependable, energetic, enthusiastic and talented designers who enjoys papercrafting with die-cutting. We are looking for designers to showcase CottageCutz dies in different ways (layouts, cards, altered items, tags, etc.)  shabby chic, vintage, simple, whatever your style may be, we would love to see what you have to bring to our team.  

What we expect:
*Must have a personal active blog
*Good communicator, reliable, dedicated and on time with deadlines.
*Post to the CottageCutz Blog and your personal blog 4 times per month using only CottageCutz dies--No other dies are permitted. Video artist will be required to create 2 videos per month.
*Actively promote CottageCutz product on your personal blog, Facebook or Twitter accounts.
*List all CottageCutz dies and appropriate links back to the store.
*Be able to give instructions to how you used our CottageCutz dies
*Access to camera that is able to take high quality well lit photos.
*Upload to at least 1 online gallery such as Splitcoaststampers
*Pin all projects to Pinterest.
*Create at least one project for each die given - All dies need to be used and featured in a project. 
*Each project that is featured on the CottageCutz blog will be sent to The Scrapping Cottage, Inc. and will become the property of The Scrapping Cottage, Inc. with the understanding that it may be used at CHA tradeshows, consumers shows, advertising, sample boards, etc.  **Please only use CottageCutz dies on your projects.  No other competitor dies are permitted.
*Team spirit and able to follow directions accordingly
*Support DT members by commenting weekly on the CottageCutz Blog
*Be willing to participate in Blog hops, Challenges,  or other events.
*Have lots of fun with our talented team of designers
Selected Designer will receive:
*Generous amount in product each month.
*Your name and picture linked to your blog from CottageCutz Blog
*Worldwide exposure of your projects
*CottageCutz Design badge to feature on your blog
*Great product discount
*Bonus given to those who are published in a printed crafting publication. CottageCutz must be listed in the supply list for your project

To apply, please do the following:
1. Please e-mail Joanne at with the subject line: CottageCutz Design Team Call
2. Please attach 3 projects showcasing dies.  These can be projects you have already done or current projects. We would like to see Cards, layouts, altered items, etc
3. If you are applying for the Video Artist position, please provide us with links of a few of your videos.
4.  Links to your personal blog and any online galleries where you upload your projects.
5. Tell us why you think you would be a perfect fit for the CottageCutz design team and what your favorite technique is when using die-cuts and which die-cutting machine you use.  Please indicate which position you are interested in.
6. Please list current and past design teams

** We will be accepting applications until February 15th and the team will be announced shortly after.


Karen in PA said...

Well, I hope no one on the current team is leaving, but it will be fun to see another talented member to join the group!


Anonymous said...

This is very exciting!!

Jessica Griffin said...

Just sent it my application!! So excited!! :)

Susie Bentz: My Time to Play said...

Such an exciting opportuinty!

Jessica Griffin said...

Hello! I hope you've received my submission. Looking forward to seeing who will be joining the team! :)

KelliJo said...

Looking forward to the announcement!!!!