Monday, June 06, 2011

Work, Work, Work!

Ha roo, pups and cool cats.  It's me - Zim.  An exhausted Zim, I might add.  I've been helping Mom with Studio stuff.  Sure, Dave's her Guide Dog for the Color Blind, but I have my duties as well.  Mostly, I head up Security, but I'm also into Quality Control and "duties as assigned".  Take the other day, for example...

Mom promised a friend she'd post a tutorial for a pillowcase she's made numerous times.  She got the instructions all written up ... but what about a photo of the finished project?  That's where I was needed!

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"You want me to show off this pillowcase?"

Yep. A modeling gig. Oh, the work involved!

For the "money shot", she wanted a pic of me with my head on the pillow.

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"My name is Zim and I endorse this product."

It's a good thing I'm a member of the Working Breed class otherwise this could have been way too much to do in one sitting.

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"Does this shot make my ears look big?"

I need to get some rest.  There's no telling what's going to be my next "duty as assigned"!

Play bows,
Zim

15 comments:

  1. I don't know...you might be receiving a home visit from DDAFS...the Department of Dogs and Family Services.

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  2. Is this a paying job, Zim, or do you just get gratitude for it?

    None of my business, really, but just curious!

    Kisses,
    Stella

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  3. Sounds like one cool job you got there!
    Benny & Lily

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  4. Mom would like to apply to be your assistant.... she could use a comfy pillow and a nap!!

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  5. Phew Zim, all that hard work! I hope Mom pays you in water melons!

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  6. You make a great model Zimmie! Very professional! But, yes, lots of work going on there!

    Excellent job!

    Holly

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  7. Zim, you are such a professional to model that pillow without even putting a dent in it. We hope you got lots of treats for all that hard work!

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  8. We hope there was serious overtime pay involved.

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  9. You know supermodels get paid 10,000 treats per day. I hope you got your full entitlement!

    Huffs

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  10. Zim you make that pillow look GOOD! :)

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  11. We sure hope you're getting paid well, Zim! You are a VERY handsome model!

    Love ya lots,
    Maggie and Mitch

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  12. OMD! Your studio is a gorgeous panoply of red, white and blue - what fabulous projects and that pillow is just beautiful! But mayhap not as handsome as you, Zim! We've heard that modeling is not all glamor, but hard, hard work - hope you got a lot of either cookies or green papers to get 'em!!!
    Hugs xoxoxo
    Sammie and Avalon and Oz

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  13. Hi, Zim!
    Sure you did a super duper job modeling with the pillow!
    Just looking at you... I know it could be a selling hit!
    Kisses and hugs
    Lorenza

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  14. Wow! That's a lot of work! I hope you got some serious remuneration for all that. Or do you working dogs do that sort of thing for free? (The horror! I'm glad we're in the 'slacker non-working' class. Heehee.)

    But you did an excellent job showing off the pillowcase!

    *kissey face*
    -Fiona and Abby the Hippobottomus

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  15. Good job, Zim! You deserve a rest!

    Sam

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