Hatch Creative Studio NYC

I am visiting my brother in New York City this week for a few days.  He works for an amazing event design company located in Chelsea – Hatch Creative Studio. I stopped by their office yesterday and just look at all of the awesome things that they have lying around… They have done some amazing … Continue reading

Sunny Slide Up

You might remember the sneak peek I posted last month about the project I was working on with some amazingly talented friends of mine.  Introducing, Sunny Slide Up – www.sunnyslideup.com We are a group of four artists and friends who have made a conscious effort to seek out the good in life as a way to … Continue reading

7 Habits Of Highly Creative People

I stumbled across this article yesterday and thought it offered up some good tips on creativity.  So, I decided to design this poster to illustrate them.  Thanks Antoinette Seaman for inspiring me!

Creativity Is…

I love this quote by Mary Lou Cook: “Creativity is inventing, experimenting, growing, taking risks, breaking rules, making mistakes, and having fun.” It really sums everything up. Some other great quotes on creativity: “Truly creative people care a little about what they have done, and a lot about what they are doing. Their driving focus … Continue reading

7 Rules To Understand Design and Designers

I love this list of 7 Rules To Understand Design and Designers, but even more I LOVE this wall decal of them from harmonie-interieure. I might just have to get this for my new office… 1. Designers are meant to be loved not to be understood. 2. The purpose of design is to make the ordinary … Continue reading

Delicious Colors

Icing Swatches! Who knew all of the amazing icing colors you could make with a standard box of red (r), yellow (y), blue (b) and green (g) food coloring?  Find all 46 color combos HERE. Instructions:  Mix 1 cup of frosting with drops indicated.  Don’t be alarmed: 100 drops is only about 1 teaspoon.  If … Continue reading

Freebie Friday – An Amazing Collection of Free Printables

Happy Freebie Friday!  Boy do I have some fun stuff to share today.  I just stumbled across a mother load of amazing free printables from Ellinée.  Mother’s Day Printables. Paper Flowers. Paper Garland. Kitchen Labels. Holiday Printables. Paper Bows. Dessert Flags. Envelope Liners. Wedding Favor Templates. Candy Bar Wrappers.  Bottle Wrappers. Snowflake Templates. Placecards. Recipe … Continue reading

Instagram

Have you heard of Instagram?  If not and you have an iPhone or Android, then you should download the free app and start taking some photos now!  Instagram is a fun & quirky way to share your life with friends through a series of pictures. Snap a photo with your iPhone, then choose a filter … Continue reading

Freebie Friday!

Who doesn’t like free stuff?  I have decided to start gathering some awesome free goodies just for you and I will post them every Friday for Freebie Fridays.  Enjoy! How cute are these unique handwriting fonts?  And the names are just as fun… 1. Peas Shally 2. Digs My Hart 3. Pea Noodle’s Girlfriend Thanks KevinandAmanda.com! … Continue reading

Color Calculator

I just discovered this awesome color calculator tool from Sessions College.  Check it out HERE and have fun!