2015 Umbrella Prints Trimmings Challenge

2015 Umbrella Prints Trimmings Challenge

While surfing the web last month, I came across Umbrella Prints and their 2015 trimmings challenge. They are an Australian textile company specializing in organic printed fabrics and the patterns were so darn cute, I couldn't resist ordering a packet of fabric...
Fauxdori DIY Experimentations

Fauxdori DIY Experimentations

If you are new to the Midori Traveler's Notebook and don't know what it is... you may want to check out the Midori 101 video by TheResetGirl - it pretty much explains everything! I should have watched the video myself before experimenting in making my own notebook...
Make Your Own Midori (Fauxdori) Traveler’s Notebook

Make Your Own Midori (Fauxdori) Traveler’s Notebook

I've been looking into paper planners recently and kept seeing the mention of Midori journals and notebook inserts. Although it's been around for a long time, I never actually understood what it was. The Midori Traveler's Notebook is basically a leather cover with...
Print On Demand With Society6

Print On Demand With Society6

You might already know that I have a Society6 shop, an online print on demand service that many artists use to promote and sell their designs. All I have to do is create the artwork and upload to Society6 to offer the design for sale on a variety of products. This...
From Idea to Design

From Idea to Design

I've been working on greeting card designs for Happy Print Club and wanted to share a bit of the process of how a simple idea can branch out into many design variations and ultimately a final product. For me, the idea for a greeting card can pretty much spawn from all...
Updates From My Creative Studio

Updates From My Creative Studio

My studio is buried under paper at the moment as I've been running print tests galore! I'm sure you can guess that my big project has something to do with stationery, huh? Lots of printing, cutting, testing, redesigning, adjusting, more printing, cutting... whew! It's...
Soft Drops in the Shop

Soft Drops in the Shop

Continuing with my exploration of a loose and free style, I'm forging ahead with my sketch to print process and added a new design to my Society6 shop called Soft Drops. I think it's interesting to note that simple designs look easy to create, but it's not always the...