11 01, 2013

Who’s Your Favorite Penguin?

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28 03, 2012

The Floral Wreath Card

By | March 28th, 2012|cards, design process|0 Comments

It's lookin' like Spring outside, which has put me in a Springtime mood. I thought I'd share a bit about one of my favorite Spring designs.   This card started out as a simple sketch. Well, I guess it's not that simple. I think I sketched this sometime in 2009,

13 03, 2012

Birthday Cards

By | March 13th, 2012|cards, design process|0 Comments

Every year around my birthday I tend to design new birthday cards. This year was no different, except the cards were part of a commissioned order. They needed to have eight specific colors, other then that, it was all up to me. Here are the four designs I came up

6 03, 2012

The Evolution of Clover Swirls

By | March 6th, 2012|cards, design process, holiday|0 Comments

I love St. Patrick's Day! It's such a fun little holiday. I love all of the Irish folklore that surrounds the holiday. Needless to say one of my favorite holidays to design for is St. Patrick's Day.   I thought I'd show you the evolution, or in this case the

22 02, 2012

My First Leap Year Card

By | February 22nd, 2012|cards, design process, holiday|0 Comments

Before I really started my design business, I used to make all kinds of greeting cards to send to friends and family. Most of them were holiday oriented. One year, maybe 8 years ago, it was Leap Year and I thought it might be fun to design something for that.

1 02, 2012

The Romantic Movie Quote Calendar

By | February 1st, 2012|calendar, design process, holiday, quotes|0 Comments

A couple of years back I had the idea to make a romantic movie quote calendar - three hundred and sixty six quotes from romantic movies. It was quite a daunting task. About that same time I had a rough time sleeping. I'd seem to get only three or four

31 01, 2012

The Be Mine Floral Card

By | January 31st, 2012|cards, design process|0 Comments

When I'm out and about and bored I tend to doodle little things on the backs of any paper I have with me.The was one of those doodle. I scanned it into my computer at least a year ago and then it just sat in a folder waiting... Then a

27 01, 2012

The Revision Process

By | January 27th, 2012|cards, design process, holiday|0 Comments

I had this great idea for a Valentine card. I thought I knew exactly what the final product would be. The design did not unfold that way. At all. I started with this design. It's not bad, but it just wasn't hitting the spot. So, I tried this one. It

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