Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Introducing RRD's New Design Team Coordinator!

Every good Design Team has a great DT Coordinator - someone who organizes, challenges and inspires the Team to creativity.

Red Rubber Designs has the privilege to announce our first Coordinator for our inaugural Design Team: Sarah Hemphill.

Sarah has always crafted in one form or another and has an affinity for stamping. Her design style brings elegance and timeless beauty to every project she creates.

Sarah is the driving force behind developing our Design Team program and is hard at work on our current DT call. She will soon become involved here on the blog and on our Facebook page as well. Meanwhile, please pay her blog a visit at

Please help me welcome Sarah to the Red Rubber Designs Team!

Sunday, February 19, 2012

Announcing Our First Design Team Call!

If you are talented, dependable and have a passion for creating with rubber stamps, then this may be the perfect opportunity for you. Red Rubber Designs is looking for six individuals who desire to be on an exciting design team for a new stamp manufacturer. No previous design team experience is necessary. If you meet the requirements, we encourage you to apply!

The deadline for applying is Midnight (Central Time) on March 16, 2012.

What we are looking for in a Team member:
  • Most important, someone who has time for the commitment.
  • Someone who resides in the United States. (Sorry, no international applicants at this time.)
  • Someone who can create inspiring projects to promote the versatility of our product.
  • Someone who has great photography skills. (Many a perfect project has been ruined by a poorly taken photo.) Sorry, scans are not accepted.
  • Someone who can produce either step-by-step pictorial tutorials or video tutorials.
  • Someone who consistently meets deadlines in a responsible manner.
  • Someone who will represent Red Rubber Designs in an enthusiastic and positive manner on their blog and other venues.

What we expect:
  • An enthusiastic six month commitment to the Team.
  • An active stamping blog or an active online gallery.
  • Social media participation on the RRD blog, Facebook page and the DT's private forum.
  • At least four (4) postings a month on your blog featuring an RRD stamp as its focal point. One of these projects must be substantial.
  • A tutorial once every two (2) months.
  • Participation in blog hops, product releases and Design Team challenges.

What you can expect:
  • Free product to inspire your creativity including exclusive rubber stamps and patterned paper as well as other goodies.
  • Exposure on the RRD blog and Facebook page.
  • Your name, short bio, headshot, and link to your blog on the RRD blog and/or website.
  • Design Team badge (that links back to RRD) for your blog.
  • Private forum for Design Team members only.

How to apply:

Please email your application to with the following:
  • In the Subject line: RRD DT call + your name
  • Pictures of three samples of your work that best show your style and skills using rubber stamped images. This may include - but is not limited - to cards, tags, altered book page, mixed media, scrapbook layouts, etc. Please send pictures as attachments.
  • Your name, address, phone number and email address.
  • Links to your blog and any online galleries.
  • Please copy the following questions into your email and include your answers:
    • Are you active on Facebook and/or Twitter?
    • Do you work outside the home?
    • What is your favorite stamping technique?
    • Have you ever created a video tutorial?
    • Are you on or have ever been on any design teams? Please list.
    • Please tell us why you would be an asset to our Team:

Good luck and remember the deadline is Midnight (Central Time) on March 16, 2012!