Updated: Dec 31, 2020
Greetings and well met, traveler! If you would like to be an integral part of a force of good in the land, The DOTS Guild is actively recruiting new members and has many positions available. Some ranks require a small donation to be made to the guild to help cover costs, while others are available on a volunteer basis. If you have any interest in joining any of the ranks listed below, please provide the Guild Master with your application or submit your donation to begin your patronage.
Adventurer - Patronage Required
Your skills and resourcefulness make you stand out in the crowd, catching the eyes of the Guild Leaders. You are ready to venture out into the world and complete your own quests.
Go on your own adventure through the history and development of the DOTS Guild with a multi-system friendly campaign.
Altruist - Patronage Required
You put others before yourself, seeking only to help those in need.
Fund one set of braille dice to be donated to a member of the DOTS Family
Artificer - Volunteer
Aid the Guild Leaders in designing new items to be crafted for the community. Share your knowledge, experiences, and history to help makes lives easier for all.
Bard's Squire - Patronage Required
Moving beyond Initiate rank, you are granted time with the Traveling Bard who shares Tales of Adventure chronicling the creation of the DOTS Guild.
Squires receive these stories in long poem form, written by J. Hevel
Blacksmith's Apprentice - Patronage Required
Train with the blacksmiths of Die Hard Forge and gain access to new weapons.
One random 7 piece polymer set from Die Hard Dice every month
Blacksmith - Patronage Required
Your time training at the Die Hard Forge has paid off, and you are able to craft even better weapons for your adventures.
One random 7 piece metal set from Die Hard Dice every month.
Cartographer - Volunteer
Work with a Sage developing maps that are optimized for embossing to be included in tomes being worked on. Existing maps will be provided from original text.
Herald - Volunteer
Help spread the word of the DOTS Guild and it's charitable efforts, sharing news, events, and updates with the citizens of this land and others.
Initiate - Patronage Required
New guild members are granted the power of foresight, learning what will happen in the near future.
Initiates receive visions of behind the scenes updates, detailing what we're working on that hasn't yet been released to the public
Limner - Volunteer
Work with a Sage, helping them illuminate the tomes they have completed. Take existing imagery and provide detailed descriptions to be included in the final volumes.
No braille knowledge necessary, looking for sighted individuals to provide image descriptions for artwork in texts being transcribed into braille.
Sage - Volunteer
Transcribe provided works, preparing them for creation as tactile volumes.
Braille Blaster (free software) or similar required
Scribe - Volunteer
Post provided missives to local merchants and organizations, inviting them to join the DOTS Family.
Sculptor - Volunteer
Following in the footsteps of the most famous artists and sculptors who have shared their skills with the DOTS Guild, put your sketching or modeling talents to use. Help bring ideas from Artificers to life and craft new items to help the community.
Thank you for taking time to read this missive. We wouldn't be able to spread as much good as we do without the help of our existing guild members, but we know we can accomplish more! We hope to see you in the halls of the DOTS Guild!
- Guild Master Jess
Note: all volunteer communication is done through our Slack workspace. You will need to create a free account to join. Slack is available via web browser, desktop, and mobile applications. If you are unfamiliar with Slack, click here to learn more. It functions very similar to Discord, but is fully accessible where Discord is not.