I recently designed this custom Texas-themed moving announcement. The postcard style worked well for an easy note to friends; the client provided a spreadsheet of addresses, and then the printer included an address on each card. I stamped & mailed them all, so it was pretty hands-off for the client! Easy-peasy. What can I design… Continue reading Moving Announcement Postcard
This freebie has ended. It's August, which means the school year is just around the corner (or already here for some of you!). And according to Pinterest, every parent is required to get a "First Day of School" pic, right? 🙂 Whether you're the type of parent to follow those rules or not, I've saved… Continue reading Freebie Friday: Back to School Edition
This was my first chance (besides my own) to create wedding invitations, and I'm so glad Rachel & Justin took a chance on me! These were so fun to design. The plan was for mainly navy & white invitations that were simple, but not too simple, ya know? Best wishes to the happy couple! ///… Continue reading Wedding Invitations: Pretty Navy & White
This freebie has expired. You don't even need a printer for this Friday Freebie! Click here, enter your email, and the high-res backgrounds will drop in your inbox. Already signed up for my email list from a freebie? Check your email -- you've already got these. 🙂 Happy weekend! // Ahna
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
The window for this Freebie is over. If you'd like to purchase this card -- the PDF or a pack of prints -- contact me! I'm trying out a new thing where I give you free stuff on some Fridays. Sound good? 🙂 This will only be available for free this weekend (June 1-3), after… Continue reading Freebie Friday!
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
Whether you’re using the free invitation design from my site or something you found or designed on your own, now you need to figure out how to print it. Using your home printer is always an option, and you can even buy some cardstock to make the invitation sturdier. Since I don’t know what kind… Continue reading How to Print Cards & Invitations
I love watercolor. My skills lie in digital art, but that perhaps only increases my appreciation for painting! This project was a marriage of painting & digital design. The client: Discovery Church The project: Matching poster & bookmark for the Lent series based on Jesus's "I Am"s in the book of John Collaborator: Roberta VanHaitsma,… Continue reading Church Resources: Lent Bookmark & Poster
Hey, all you party animals. I'd love to custom design all of your invitations for you, but . . . I get it. I know it's not always in the party budget to hire a designer. Therefore, let me present to you . . . . . . a completely free invitation pack! I designed… Continue reading All-Occasion Invitation Pack: Free Printable!