2020 Design Team Call

2020 Design Team Call

The time has come again… we’re accepting applications for our 2020 Design Team! This is a 12 month contract beginning in January 2020. We’re looking for individuals who are passionate, creative, and ready to take on the challenge of promoting our products.

For the very first time, we’re excited to announce that along with our Blog Design Team, we will also have a Video Design Team! We have detailed the requirements necessary for design team members.  If you think you have what it takes to be a part of this amazingly talented team, see below for more information and how to apply.

Could YOU be on our next  Team?

We’re looking for someone who…

  • Is excited about 49 and Market’s products and can help us express how wonderful they are to work with!
  • Is active on social media and has an established presence/ following. This can be on Facebook, Instagram, Youtube, or a personal blog.
  • Is willing to promote our products on their personal blogs and/or social media accounts.
  • Has proficiency in English to write clear, step-by-step directions.
  • Has the ability to create bi-monthly projects using our products that inspire our customers and show all the incredible things you can do with them.
  • Is comfortable interacting with customers on social media.
  • Promotes the work of other DT members on social media outlets regularly.

Perks of being a 49 and Market DT Member…

  • A generous amount of 49 and Market goodies.
  • First looks/ access to new releases.
  • A discount on products for classes.
  • Monetary incentive/trade-for-product for developed tutorials for use by 49 and Market through our store outlets
  • Promotion of your projects, personal blog/ socials, and YOU on all of 49 and Market’s blog and social media accounts.
  • A 49 and Market Design Team Badge with your name on it to display on your blog and a watermark to use for your photos.
  • A community of other skilled designers to be inspired by and learn from.

Blog Design Team

  • You will periodically receive a box full of FREE 49 and Market goodies. Your box will include new releases and older products, all for you to use on DT projects and more.
  • For DT projects, you will only use 49 and Market paper, flowers, and stamps. Sprays, textures, chipboard, etc. You are able to use non-competing products from other companies on DT projects.
  • You are responsible for TWO projects per month. We will work out a monthly schedule in which you will have two set days recurring every month.
  • It is your responsibility to take high-quality photos of your projects. Submit 3 photos in total (one of the whole layout and two close ups). Any extra photos will not be used due to space constrictions. Photos should be at least 900×900 – cropped into squares.
  • Your blog posts must have clear step-by-step directions in English. Blog posts must have a minimum of 3 paragraphs. Discuss the steps you took to get to the final result along with any fun tips or tricks you can share. You can also written about the inspiration behind your project.
  • Please be sure to name each of the products you used throughout your write up. At the end of your post, please include a list of links to the products you used. And don’t forget to give your post a title!
  • Projects need to be submitted ON TIME – 7 days before your post is scheduled to go live. Send your write up with attachments of photos to [email protected]
  • You must post your 49 and Market DT projects to your personal social media account(s) in addition to submitting them to be posted on the 49 and Market blog.

Video Design Team

    • You will periodically receive a box full of FREE 49 and Market goodies. Your box will include new releases and older products, all for you to use on DT projects.
    • For DT projects, you will only use 49 and Market paper, flowers, and stamps. Sprays, textures, chipboard, etc. You are able to use non-competing products from other companies on DT projects.
    • You are responsible for ONE project per month. We will work out a monthly schedule in which you will have a set day recurring every month.
    • It is your responsibility to take high-quality videos of your projects.  Your video tutorials must clearly show each step. Please note videos will appear on the 49 and Market Youtube Channel.  Designers may link to their accounts as well for additional promotion.
    • In conjunction with the video, it is your responsibility to take high-quality photos of your projects. Submit 3 photos in total (one of the whole layout and two close ups). You will be responsible for writing a short blog post about your layout or project. Discuss any steps that stand out to you or any fun tips or tricks you can share.
    • Please be sure to name each of the products you used in your write up. At the end of your post, please include a list of links to the products you used. And don’t forget to give your post a title!
    • Projects need to be submitted ON TIME – 7 days before your post is scheduled to go live. Send your write up with attachments of photos/ link to Youtube video to [email protected]
    • You must post your 49 and Market DT projects to your personal social media account(s) in addition to submitting them to be posted on the 49 and Market blog.

To Apply…

  • Four recent layouts that show us your style and what you would bring to the team. They don’t necessarily need to be with our products.
  • Links to your blog/ social media accounts.
  • A list of past, present, and upcoming Design Team commitments.
  • Where you’re from and if you teach classes
  • Anything else you’d like us to know about you 🙂

Submit materials to [email protected] by Sunday, Nov. 24th.

Specify which team you are applying for (photo or video) in the subject line of the email.