Motivation Monday FREE 8×10 print

Here’s a little motivation to keep you going this Monday!  This pink and gold striped print has one of my favorite sayings on it “A Journey of a Thousand Miles Begins with a Single Step.”  I’m getting ready to branch out on a new project and I hesitated at first and then realized I just needed to take that first step and the rest would follow. Download

10 Favorite Google Non-Script Fonts

I’m still continuing my love affair with Google fonts.  It just makes it so easy to work with fonts.  Some tips, tricks and random thoughts about Google fonts are in my earlier article highlighting my favorite script fonts “10 Favorite Google Script Fonts.”  Now I’ve gone through and pulled out my favorite non script fonts.  And I dressed it up a little with one of the Summer Slushie digital paper backgrounds from our etsy shop…super cute graphics for personal and commercial use! {Read More}

JEWEL & GOLD Inspired Color Palette

Photo courtesy of BRIDE.

Americana Paper Pack July 4th Freebie

Enjoy our Americana Paper Pack July 4th Freebie!  Have a safe and wonderful holiday!

10 Favorite Google Script Fonts

I love working with Google Web Fonts. Google Web Fonts is a collection of over 600 fonts, optimized for web and stored in the cloud.  These fonts can be downloaded to your computer for use with graphics, or easily embedded into your web projects.  This means that when designing you are no longer stuck with the 10 or so BORING web safe fonts and you can create headers in script fonts without using image files.  It’s also a lot easier than converting your fonts to web {Read More}

Commercial Use Digital Clip Art on Etsy

I am expanding our selection of Digital Clip Art on Etsy and including commercial use digital clip art licensing for all sets!  From bunting digital clip art, to digital paper packs, I am adding sets daily so check back often.  Per our new TOS (I’m still in the process of updating all the listings) all listings allow for small commercial use with no credit back.  I have also added some new pre-made logos that are at a great price right now.  Even better, {Read More}

Custom Boutique Logo – Sugar Donuts Case Study

Kathy needed a boutique logo for her new company Sugar Donuts.  She requested something with an old fashioned truck, sugar, donuts and sprinkles!   Take a look at some of the early designs, as well as the finished product and what it looks like on her new donut delivery truck!  This was such a FUN project to work on.  I loved how the final logo turned out and am in awe at how it all came together on their new {Read More}

BOUQUET Inspired Color Palette

Photo courtesy of Martha Stewart Weddings.

Top 5 WAHM Tips for Sanity

My daughter turns 11 this summer.  That means I have been a WAHM for almost 10 years…8 of those full time.  (can I just throw in a public service announcement that I hate the term WAHM – every mom works at home, how could we not…there has to be a better way to describe a mom who works a part time or full time job at home while still doing all those full-time things that EVERY mom does.)  The first {Read More}

Laurel & Bleau reDesign

I absolutely LOVE the redesign we did with Lori at love 2 design jewelry.  Lori needed a high-end modern design to go with her updated name.  We started with a custom logo design and then framed it with a completely new site design.  Everything came together beautifully.  Check out the new design at http://laurelandbleau.com If you are interested in a custom boutique website design, a website redesign or a custom BigCommerce website we are booking a limited number of projects, please Contact {Read More}