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Color Trends for Spring 2012
Color Trends for Spring 2012

Mmmm, I love color.
Pantone is the expert on color. They are always on top of the newest, up and coming trendiest colors. So, let’s see what’s up over at Pantone.
“Consumers look to spring for renewed energy, optimism and the promise of a brighter day,” said Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute®.
These new […]

Ways to Stay Creative!
Ways to Stay Creative!

So, when you are a designer, artist, photographer, etc, etc, etc, you HAVE to figure out how to keep a fresh look, and how to start a new project from scratch. Very rarely, it’s easy, like 10% of the time. And sometimes a client knows exactly what they want to see, so you’re just visualizing […]

Fun Internet Finds
Fun Internet Finds

Today’s post is a collection of fun, random things I’ve seen on the internet this week that I love, whether it be artwork, furniture, a product, etc. These all inspire in me in one way or another.
Enjoy!
 
Giant Cross-Stitch artwork. How cool is this?

 
I pretty much love anything and everything that’s made from felt. It just […]

I suck at Blogging.

This changes now.
I want to blog… I really do. I think everyone does, but people have a hard time finding the time to sit down and thoughtfully write out a blog that people will find meaningful.
I have a new tool: Blog Planner and this will be my Blogging World saving grace.
My new topics are these:
Mondays: […]

A Day in the Life of My Computer
A Day in the Life of My Computer

Stuff that I have looked at so far today on my beautiful computer…

My 2011 Non Goals.
My 2011 Non Goals.

I stole this idea from Design for Mankind. I thought it was really cute.
So, the idea behind my non-goals is to not discredit myself for the good things I’ve already been doing, and to make myself aware of these things, so I continue to do them. So here goes…
1. Don’t stop trying to cuddle with […]

2011 goals.
2011 goals.

1. Go on an emoticon diet! It gets annoying, even to myself, but it’s so dang hard to stop! Plus, I feel like I sound slightly less excited or nice if I don’t use them. Must work on this! Starting…… now!
2. Join an online book club.
3. Start attending local meetups for my business interests.
4. Become […]

Beautiful Boy Rooms
Beautiful Boy Rooms

I have been designing and working on what I can do in my 4 year old’s room to make it look nice, and please him at the same time. Over the past few days, I’ve been seeing some awesomely eclectic boy rooms on the net, and was inspired to show off these rooms.

Which one […]

Pretty stuff. (on a Monday morning)
Pretty stuff. (on a Monday morning)

I love this calendar! It’s so hand-made, natural, and reminds me of my printmaking class days. Another beautiful Etsy find.
http://www.etsy.com/listing/59668895/2011-wall-calendar-presale

Find this calendar here: http://www.etsy.com/listing/59668895/2011-wall-calendar-presale
Annnd, first thing this morning, I found this on Twitter and was instantly inspired:
http://www.designspongeonline.com/2010/11/simply-color-kim-cornelison.html
This is the sneak peak of the home of photographer Kimberly Cornelison and her husband Alfie […]

Need social media icons for your website?
Need social media icons for your website?

This is the perfect website for some really, really nice icons. The image shown below is of the official Droid icons.
http://www.underworldmagazines.com/17-creative-icons-to-download/

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Caution: If you have someone build your website…
Caution: If you have someone build your website...

MAKE SURE YOU GET THE INFO FOR THE BACKEND.
Just a MAJOR warning, if you have someone build you a website, and you do not get access info to the backend, you will be in trouble when it’s time to make any changes to the site. The backend of your website, where the files to your […]

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Hello!

First and foremost, thanks for checking out my blog!
It’s brand spankin’ new.
I will be posting some crazy cool stuff on here, (but don’t hold me to it)  ;)  and hopefully, you will be able to learn more about me, my work, and find something useful to you.
I will post inspiration, ideas, articles, and pretty stuff. […]