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Travel: Great Plains & the Badlands

Last week I served as leader/chaperone for a group of high schoolers at Prairie SERVE. Besides doing work in Sioux City, Iowa and on the Winnebago Reservation in Nebraska, we traveled to a few other reservations, historical Native American sites, and Badlands National Park at the end of the week. Here are some of my… Continue reading Travel: Great Plains & the Badlands

For Fun, Freebie Friday, Graphic Design

Freebie Friday: Last-Minute Father’s Day Card

The window for this Freebie is over. If you’d like to purchase this PDF, contact me! That's right: Father's Day is this weekend! Did you forget? In case you're a last-minute planner (like me), I whipped up this card and built it to be printed at home: it's designed for a regular 8.5" x 11" black… Continue reading Freebie Friday: Last-Minute Father’s Day Card

For Fun, Graphic Design

Design Inspiration: Color Palettes

Sometimes I just get stuck in the same pattern of design, and I need to force myself to experiment. A soothing & creative activity, I've found, is creating simple color palettes. They also inspire me to combine and see colors in new ways. I've begun sharing a palette of the day on my Instagram story.… Continue reading Design Inspiration: Color Palettes

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Do I Need a Professional Headshot?

Short answer: Most likely. Do you have a personal brand or website? Do you hold a high position at work? Do you hold public office, or are you running for office? Are you in sales? Do you submit work to journals, blogs, etc? Do you have a profile on LinkedIn or any other networking site?… Continue reading Do I Need a Professional Headshot?