the new year // resolutions.
it’s time: 2012 is almost here. i am the girl who gets excited about setting new goals for herself, and this year will be no different. as i grow older, each year seems to become even more dynamic, and i continue to learn more about myself and what I am capable of achieving. 2011 brought me to a new city, great roommates, and new friends that i couldn’t imagine my life without. my...
the hidden message of jingle bells.
talk about something to get merry about! brilliantly concepted, letter pressed infographic, the team at Paragon has deconstructed the traditional ‘jingle bells’ into a tounge-in-cheek self-promotional poster for their clients at Christmas. has anyone else ever realized that there is a made-up word, “upsot” in the second verse of this song? in conclusion: while ‘tis...
what I learned 2011.
I just had to share this awesome excerpt from an article written by Scott Hill about What I Learned This Year 2011. Any designer can appreciate this, as we really are so lucky to be working in a profession with creative freedom, where we get to do exactly what we love and are passionate about. Our challenges consist of learning and growing and excelling in our craft. Thinking about the stress that...
diy // holiday crafting.
‘Tis the season for holiday cheer. & for most woman in America.. the season to get a little bit creative & crafty. Below I’ve rounded up a few favorite decoration & diy gift ideas I’ve seen to make your Christmas season a little bit more festive. Ornaments, trees & an Advent Calendar. A rustic coat-rack. Wreaths & Garlands. Happy Holidays!