Sticky Sketches: Celebrating National Sticker Day with Piccles

Jon Zajac
Jon Zajac

Jon is Cofounder & Chief Product Officer at Piccles

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National Sticker Day
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Introduction to National Sticker Day

Every year on January 13th, we peel back the layers of fun to celebrate National Sticker Day. This whimsical holiday commemorates the joys and creativity of stickers, those small adhesive treasures that have been capturing hearts and decorating surfaces since their advent. From colorful decals adorning our laptops to vibrant labels bringing life to product packaging, stickers add a personal touch to our daily lives. National Sticker Day is not just about appreciating the aesthetic value of stickers; it's about celebrating the expression and individuality they represent. People of all ages come together to share their favorite designs, swap stickers, and revel in the simple pleasure of sticking them to everything in sight.

Piccles: A New Way to Celebrate

As we embrace the spirit of National Sticker Day, Piccles introduces a fresh and innovative way to join in the festivities. This digital platform invites people to move beyond traditional stickers and explore the joyous realm of creating their own digital stickers. With Piccles, people can draw something that sticks in the memory as much as any physical sticker ever could. The platform's easy-to-use features open a world where everyone can tap into their inner artist and share digital art that embodies the essence of celebration and expression. It's a digital canvas that transforms every drawing into a personal symbol that's as fun and connective as a sticker swap meet.

Connecting National Sticker Day with Piccles

Piccles can offer a unique twist to the classic holiday traditions of National Sticker Day. Imagine an interactive online sticker exchange where drawings made on Piccles are traded as digital keepsakes. Participants can create vibrant and delightfully 'ugly' drawings, which can then be shared as virtual stickers in chat groups, social media, or as part of a National Sticker Day gallery. Groups or communities can set up Piccles sessions that revolve around the theme of stickers, challenging each other to draw stylized versions of their favorite adhesive artworks. Piccles can even power contests for the most creative or zany sticker-inspired drawing, fostering a new way to ignite joy and connection on this fun-filled day.

Certified fresh Piccles prompts

  1. Sticker Design Contest: Users can participate in a National Sticker Day themed contest, drawing their best sticker designs. The most voted design could be made into real stickers.
  2. Famous Sticker Replication: Users can select a famous sticker and try to replicate it on Piccles. This will help them explore their creativity and drawing ability.
  3. Sticker Storytelling: Users create a sequential story using only drawings of stickers. This can spark conversations about narratives and creativity.
  4. Emotional Stickers: Users can draw stickers expressing different emotions. This can aid in emotional exploration and increase empathy amongst users.
  5. Cultural Themed Stickers: Users can create stickers that represent their culture, promoting diversity and inclusivity.
  6. Eco-friendly Stickers: Promote environmentally conscious behaviors by having users design stickers that raise awareness about ecological issues.
  7. Self-portrait Stickers: Users draw stickers of themselves, increasing self-expression and encouraging individuality.
  8. Family Sticker Portrait: Draw a family picture in sticker format, promoting family ties and shared experiences.
  9. Dream Stickers: Users can create stickers based on their dreams, encouraging introspection and dream exploration.
  10. Food Themed Stickers: Users design food-themed stickers, sparking discussions about favorite foods and cooking.
  11. Career Stickers: Users can draw stickers related to their career or future job aspirations.
  12. Customized Birthday Stickers: Users can create birthday-themed stickers, perfect for personalized birthday messages.
  13. Writing with Stickers: Draw the alphabet in sticker form and write messages using your own sticker letters.
  14. Sticker Exchanges: Users can exchange their sticker drawings, promoting community and shared joy.
  15. Travel Stickers: Users can draw stickers of the places they want to visit, encouraging wanderlust and discussion about travel.
  16. Photorealistic Stickers: Challenge users to create photorealistic stickers, promoting detailed observation and artistic skill.
  17. Historical Stickers: Users can create stickers inspired by historical moments or figures, promoting learning and discussion around history.
  18. Animated Stickers: Users can attempt to create series of sticker drawings that simulate animation when viewed in sequence.
  19. Nature Inspired Stickers: Encourage users to draw stickers inspired by nature, promoting appreciation for the natural world.
  20. Superhero Stickers: Users design their favorite superhero or create their own, promoting creativity and enjoyment of popular culture.
  21. Musician Stickers: Draw iconic musicians or instruments as stickers, promoting music appreciation.
  22. Sports Stickers: Users can create stickers of their favorite sports or sports players, promoting enthusiasm for physical activities.
  23. Silhouette Stickers: Users can create stickers based on shadows and silhouettes, challenging their artistic skills.
  24. Abstract Art Stickers: Users can create abstract art stickers, promoting creativity and abstract thinking.
  25. Underwater Stickers: Piccles users can draw their favorite underwater creatures, sparking discussions about marine life and conservation.