at-a-glance

Made two wall calendars for ya,  well…for me, really…but now you too! There’s two 12-month, 11″x17″ calendars. I’ll be printing mine a little larger(13×19), on matte card stock. I prefer to see all the months at a glance like this, especially during my work day when figuring out deadlines (and paydays!) Not sure if I’ll…

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over the river and to the beach

For the past four years or so I’ve sent illustrated Christmas cards to friends, family and clients.  Last year I also made ecards, basically, adding snow and creating a gif then emailing or texting to the people that cheer me on throughout the year. Since we’ve moved to a new house I decided that I’d…

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farm fresh desktop wallpaper

click to download 2560×1600 desktop wallpaper We’re going to get cold weather this weekend in Jacksonville! Below freezing on Sunday according to the news. I’m planning on cozying up with hot cocoa and the furry children, watching Christmas movies and, of course, continuing to move my things from the tiny townhouse to the new house…which…

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printable memos

Here’s some printable 5″x7″ memo pads, or note sheets if you prefer. I designed them to coordinate with the Mother’s Day card I’ll be sending up to my Momma in New York. The pads I put together are 50 sheets and there’s actually 4 different designs; one to-do list(lined), a notes page(also lined), then two…

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origin story

As a person that works with vectors on a daily basis, I’m geeking out a little bit over this Vimeo about the origins of Adobe Illustrator and how a (completely brilliant) computer scientist developed the application to help his graphic designer wife and other creatives work smarter. Essentially redefining the future of graphic design and…

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skill sharing

Hey! So, I signed up for Skillshare… almost 3 weeks ago. Total classes taken: 0 This is NOT a reflection on Skillshare. It IS a reflection on how much time I spend doing other things like walking the dog, petting the dog, chasing the dog, yelling at the dog while he is chasing the cat,…

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fold-out cards by finch and hare

I know it may seem like I am posting a lot for one day but these things just keep jumping out at me and my OCD will not allow me NOT to post them… IMMEDIATELY. Also, maybe don’t tell any of your co-workers about your OCD. Which I did earlier today and now regret. Moving…

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skillshare: typography that works

Learn to unlock the power of type in this FREE typography workshop with Ellen Lupton, Director of the Graphic Design MFA program at MICA (Maryland Institute College of Art). I’m going to go check this out. Yes, it’s for “beginners” and I’m hardly one of those, but it’s a FREE self-paced online class (11 video…

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the paris print shop

When you visit The Paris Print Shop you’ll find smart and lovely prints, photographs and books with a french twist. Sidenote: I’ve decided to redo my kitchen and, since I have the tiniest kitchen in the world… I am probably the only person who will even notice. Sadly, there isn’t even room in my kitchen…

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