Design Inspiration March 2015 Spring Wedding

1. Bride & Groom Bucket List from 2. Inspired Italian Wedding from 3. Cotton candy wedding from 4. LOVE wedding favors from 5. DIY Gift Set from 6. Save the date key 7. Late night snack favors from

Targeet dollar spot stationery

I may or may not have a small obsession with planners….and stationery…… If you’ve been following me on instagram, then you know I been using the entire month of January to organize my home office and craft nook area. It has been a task; donating items that I do not use, has giving me a lot more space to work in. [ read more ]

Before image of the Lotions Logo t-shirt

Photoshop is used to fix problems, to enhance and retouch. Today’s Photoshop Tip is about blending edges and patching colors for a better photo Step 1: I used the blur tool to smooth the rough edges around the Lotion logo. Step 2: I used the clone stamp tool to copy a small are of what a I need to clone and then fill in the blank space and cracked area. The clone tool you change the size and hardness to… Read more »

Black Western Museum Fundraiser Print Material Mock-Up 2004

Throwback Thursday Designing for an annual fundraising campaign Class Project: Create a Marketing Campaign (2004) Assignment: Create a postcard, membership brochure, donor hand-out brochure. Software: Adobe Photoshop and InDesign.  

onejdesigns design inspiration February 2015

This months design inspiration I found on Pinterest. I adore the images and the designs of these beautiful prints. The African print looks are just stunning for fashion, decor and editorial layout. See more beautiful African patterns on our pinterst board. Create your own color palette with Adobe Kuler.

Adams 12 star STEM brochure opened inside

As a graphic designer being asked to develop print or digital design material for a potential job, contract or freelance gig is part of the norm. This particular assignment I enjoyed doing. I had to research STEM, learn what other schools had done, then develop a full color brochure that could be used at different schools in the same district. I decided to go with a gated fold. The color palette, logo, copy and images can be switched out for… Read more »

Go Green For Me After Note Card from the True Colors Collection

Monday Makeover: Photo makeover Design Wish: make photos for ETSY shop more appealing Client: Myself Challenge: Update photos for ETSY shop Maintaining an beautiful ETSY shop is critical for sales. Today, images are brighter and cleaner. I challenged myself this year, to redo the images for my shop that is appropriate for today. I changed the card stock and image size to cover the entire card. The original card was printed on a cream card stock, which changed the color… Read more »

February 2015 Iphone wallpaper download

[ Desktop Wallpaper ]   |   [ Iphone Wallpaper ]   |   [ Ipad Wallpaper ] A Happy February to you all. May love find a home in your hearts always. Above, another pretty designs for your screens. Truth for most designers. November through January is the most favorite time of the year to get engaged and Valentine is the 2nd most favorite time of the year to get engaged. This is great news for graphic designers, web designers, wedding planners,… Read more »

Lotions full package design

Throwback Thursday Designing for fashion and packaging Class project: 2006 Assignment: Create a logo for wearable fashion, brand with a tag and packaging design. Software: Adobe Illustrator, I created a template for the packaging.