Tag: mockups

Society6 and RedBubble Shops Now Open (!) + New FREE Printables

Society6 and RedBubble Shops Now Open (!) + New FREE Printables

I love free stuff, don’t you? Even better – free stuff I will actually use. YES. Today, I’ve got a special treat for you – and a FREE treat at that. But, before I tell you all about the freebie, I want to share some […]

Starry Night in the City: New Spoonflower Pattern, Now Available!

Starry Night in the City: New Spoonflower Pattern, Now Available!

Expect the unexpected. After more than three decades of crazy twists and turns in life, I should know this. I should have it down. The unexpected should be the norm. Really. And yet, I am still surprised when amazing things happen out of the blue. […]

Simplify Your Brand with One Logo to Fit ALL Your Business Ventures

Simplify Your Brand with One Logo to Fit ALL Your Business Ventures

With all my latest pattern design posts and exciting Spoonflower news, you might wonder if I have left logos in the dust. No way, José!  (or Josef, Yosif, Yussef, or Joey – depending on what part of the world you hail from) Logos rock my […]

Spanish Tiles Pattern & Contest – Thank You for Voting!

Spanish Tiles Pattern & Contest – Thank You for Voting!

Happy Saturday, my friend! My two oldest sons are competing in a swim meet today, and I’m stuck poolside. (Indoors, that is… we do have winter in northern Arizona!) Maybe you’re stocking up on groceries… or shoveling snow (sorry)… or dreaming of your next vacation […]

Spoonflower Shop NOW OPEN (!) + NEW Navy Vintage Floral Pattern

Spoonflower Shop NOW OPEN (!) + NEW Navy Vintage Floral Pattern

Happy New Year, my friends! I took a few weeks off of blogging to be present with my family for the holidays. But that doesn’t mean I sat around eating Christmas cookies + twiddling my thumbs. (Okay, maybe the first one, but not the second!) […]

New Mini Ikat Pattern Collection: Tangier Teal

New Mini Ikat Pattern Collection: Tangier Teal

Just before the Thanksgiving holiday break (which, by the way, how was your turkey day?), I booked our tickets for next summer’s big adventure! I know, I know, it hasn’t even hit Christmas yet, and I’m already talking about next summer. Hold onto your Santa […]

I Made That!  Photographing Your Own Flat Lay Product Mockups

I Made That! Photographing Your Own Flat Lay Product Mockups

I nearly named this blog Jack of all Trades and Master of None, but it was already taken. I dabble in so many different creative pursuits – woodworking, watercolor, whipped buttercream frosting – but I never feel like I’ve mastered anything. I don’t think I […]

New Pattern Collection: Cocinitas – Retro Kitchen Repeats

New Pattern Collection: Cocinitas – Retro Kitchen Repeats

Raise your hand if you grew up with kitchen appliances sporting colors such as almond, avocado, and mustard. You either loved that palette or gagged every time you reached for a Tab or Hi-C. Though I shudder to think how my refrigerator or dishwasher today […]

Product Mockups: Making Patterns Come Alive

Product Mockups: Making Patterns Come Alive

Surface Pattern Designers spend hours sketching, scanning, digitizing, assembling, recoloring, varying, and arranging motifs into patterns. These patterns often lend themselves to other patterns and become collections. These collections are (hopefully) sold to companies who use them on real products that real people like you […]

New Pattern Collection: Emma Woodhouse

New Pattern Collection: Emma Woodhouse

Arizona’s late summer mugginess presses on. The monsoon rains have come and gone, and we’re left with hot + dry to reign until fall knocks those two off the throne. Oh autumn, please come soon! In these sweltering few weeks since my boys started school, […]