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Design Team Call Out!

March 24, 2017

Can you believe that it’s this time of the year again!? Our 2016/17 Design Team is sadly coming to an end BUT this means that it’s your chance to apply!

As a brand, Kaisercraft are continuing to evolve with the ever-changing landscapes of both the scrapbooking and greater paper crafting worlds. With a changing product range that aims to adapt with market trends, we’re expanding our blog to feature a plethora of crafting inspiration!! From modern paper crafts and journal planning to DIY party inspiration and everything in between, the Kaisercraft blog will offer a fresh perspective on our fun product range!

We’re conducting a global call out for paper crafters of all styles and we want to see your creativity!!

Design Team Member Requirements

  • DT members will be assigned one day per month where they will be asked to create one detailed Kaisercraft project. Projects must showcase the Kaisercraft products sent to you each quarter. Your projects will be posted on the Kaisercraft blog and all other Kaisercraft social media platforms on your assigned day.
  • You must provide a detailed blog write up on your assigned day outlining a list of products used in your project, description of any techniques used and inspiration for your project.
  • Detailed progress photos are to feature in your post including stylized and close up shots (to show detail/techniques of layouts/cards) A minimum of 4 progress photos per project is required.
  • Great photography skills are essential. Stylized shots will be a big focus of our blog this year and members are encouraged to showcase their finished projects in clean and crisp photographs.
  • All DT members are required to participate in showcasing one project for each monthly challenge as an example for entrants.
  • All DT members are expected to participate in video tutorials showcasing techniques, tips and how to recreate your featured project. These will feature on a Tuesday with a minimum of 2 per month.
  • Your DT post must be uploaded to the blog 1 week before it’s schedule date. This is to ensure there is enough time to reschedule posts if necessary.
  • DT members are required to share their projects on their personal blog and any other social media outlets they are actively using. We also encourage DT members to post their Kaisercraft projects to craft groups on Facebook.
  • DT members are required to produce work for our monthly Workshop Magazines, following detailed instructions from our Creative Director.
  • DT members may be asked to create special projects for shows, catalogues, magazines and trade fairs within the craft industry.
  • You will be required to communicate with fellow DT members via a private Facebook page.

Our Contributing Design Team will commence as of the 1st of August 2017 and run until the 31st of July 2018

Benefits

  • DT members will be sent  a generous amount of Kaisercraft products each quarter including all of our latest paper collections and products.
  • DT members will be given the opportunity to purchase replenishment stock at wholesale prices.
  • DT members will get to work with Kaisercraft products months before it’s actual release to the general public.
  • Projects will be displayed across all Kaisercraft social media platforms including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Pinterest.
  • Projects may be chosen to be published in our monthly Workshop Magazine.

Design Team Guest Contributors

Want to be part of our Design Team but struggle with the yearlong commitment? We’d still love to hear from you! If you’d like the opportunity to become a guest contributor for Kaisercraft please email kylie.a@kaisercraft.com.au. Let us know your thoughts on when you’d like to create using our products and examples of and previous features/guest contributor teams you’ve participated in. Please also include links to your social media accounts and personal blog.

How to Apply

Please forward the following information by EOD Friday 7th April 2017 via email to kylie.a@kaisercraft.com.au with the subject line, “Kaisercraft Design Team Application”. Please note that no late submissions will be considered.

Part 1: Please include the following information in your entry.

  • Full name
  • Address
  • Link to you blog and any other social media outlets you use to showcase your work
  • Links to your online gallery and any video tutorials you may have done.
  • Tell us WHY you’d like to be part of the Kaisercraft Design Team! Let us know what you’d bring to the team, your project strengths and individual creative style.
  • Lists of any other Design Teams you have contributed to or are currently on

* Please do not attach project photos to this email

** This design team call is open to domestic and international applicants.

*** Current design team members are welcome to apply.

Please note, our DT application for the 2017/18 team is a two-part process. Only successful applicants will be notified and asked to complete Part 2.

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Kaisercraft DESIGN TEAM CALL OUT 2011 – 2012

March 28, 2011

Hey there! Kaisercraft is on the lookout for a new Contributing Design Team and Community Team for July 2011 – July 2012.

This year Kaisercraft will be appointing 12 Contributing Design Team Members and 3 Community Team members.

We are looking for a wide variety of talents – we’d love to see what you’ve got.

If you’re interested in applying read on…

As a part of the Kaisercraft Contributing Design Team you will receive:

–    Several boxes of Kaisercraft product supplied every three months including new products before they are released!
–    Remuneration for published projects.
–    Your name, biography and profile picture on the Kaisercraft Blog.
–    Exposure on the Kaisercraft website, blog and other media.
–    Possible teaching, publication opportunities.

How do I apply to be on the team?

ROUND 1

Part 1) Email the following by midnight May 1st, 2011 (AEST) to designteam@kaisercraft.com.au

  • Full contact details (Address, phone number, email address, blog/website address).
  • A little about yourself including your scrapbook style, your strengths and weaknesses.
  • Why you want to be a part Kaisercraft’s Contributing Design Team.
  • Previous/current Design Team(s) you’ve been on.
  • Teaching experience (this is not a requirement).
  • Link to your ONE Blog Post/Blog Page with your project submissions (details below)

Part 2) Along with this, please post a selection of at least 8 Kaisercraft projects (from the project list below) that you have created on a dedicated blog post OR blog page of your own blog (you must have your own blog to audition).  This blog post must contain ALL your 8 entries, please do not send links to 8 seperate blog posts.

Please DON’T just send a link to your blog address.

  • Single /Double scrapbooking layout
  • Home Decor / Storage item
  • Mini Album
  • Mixed Media / Altered Art
  • Card
  • Papercraft

We will be selecting 25 finalists from all applications. These 25 finalists will be announced on 5th May on the blog and contacted with additional information on our final round.

ROUND 2

The 25 finalists from round 1 will be sent a finalists pack containing one of two collections and will be required to create 1 layout and 1 Beyond-the-Page project and email to the Design Team coordinator before the 31st May. Upon receiving the projects Kaisercraft staff will review them and make the announcement on June 10th.

Who are we looking for?

Kaisercraft’s product range is diverse; not only do Kaisercraft produce outstanding scrapbooking consumable products, but also unique MDF Wooden albums, home decor and off-the-page projects.

We need Design Team members that can complete high quality scrapbooking layouts, cards and Beyond-the-Page projects to show off our paper collections, embellishments and MDF Beyond-the-Page products.

As our team creates content for the Kaisercraft blog to inspire and teach other crafters around the world you must have sound photography skills, an ability to create step-by-step instructions and tutorials, along with material lists.

This call is open to international and domestic applicants.

We wish each and everyone of you who is considering applying all the very best of luck and we’re looking forward to seeing your amazing projects!

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2010-2011 Kaisercraft DT call out

April 20, 2010

Kaisercraft are looking for a fresh group of scrapbook and card designers to be on our design team from July 2010 – July 2011.

If you’re interested in applying, please email us the following information:
* Your full name, email address, phone number and address.
* A link to your blog and/or online gallery.
*Previous/current Design Team/teaching knowledge.
*A short biography (100 words max), as well as describing your scrapbooking style, favourite products and techniques.

Along with this, please attach images of:
* 1x Double page layout
* 2x Single page layout
* 2 projects – Either a home decor project OR beyond-the-page project OR card (this can be any combination).

Also, please write a sample blog post for two projects you submit. Part of your job a member of Kaisercraft’s Design Team will be as much about writing posts on our blog, as it will be creating projects with our products. The sample post should include details of techniques used; products used and should also give us a glimpse of your personality.

Successful applicants will be required to:

Complete 1 x layout, 1x beyond-the-page project and 1x home decor item/card per collection along with projects using new core products.
Complete rostered weekly blog posts, along with supplying projects for specific blog theme posts (Saturday sketches/Tuesday Tips etc).
Complete occasional projects for Kaisercraft Workshop magazine, trade shows and promotional activities.

Successful applicants will receive:

Renumeration for published projects.

Product packs in the mail when products are released (every month/quarter).

Email your application to designteam@kaisercraft<dot>com<dot>au with the subject line, “2010 DT application – your name”.

Applications close 30 May 2010 (AEST).

Applications are open to all international crafters.

*NOTE: We are aware that some people are having problem’s with their applications. Please keep images to 600×600 pixels and limit the number of images you have – otherwise they will not make it through. If you are having a number of ‘bounce backs’ – please forward your email to sales@kaisercraft<dot>com<dot>au

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