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Self-Care Kits, Tips and Tricks for Creatives

This post was inspired by CrateJoy  self-care campaign #SelfCareSunday Let start with a bold statement: Self-care is crucial for creativity to flourish and more importantly, for the creator to endure and thrive despite the ups and downs of the creative process itself. The way we care for ourselves should be unique and authentic to our

What are the Free Goods of the Week

When Mondays roll around there’s one thing that has become a great motivator; getting the Free Goods of Week email from the CreativeMarket. This week my favorite free goodie, hands down, has to be the Roka PowerPoint Template by TempLabs. And it couldn’t have come at a better time. At the #TCCpress we are working

What’s New at The Creative Market?

This week I’m having fun with a box-full of elements to play with… The Epic Collage Maker is an eclectic collection that offers touches of whimsy to accessorized your creations. A wiggly line can truly be a well of inspiration. An old polaroid can frame a simple vision. A piece of paper, rough around the

Tradebook by Blurb Book Review

My self-published trade book arrived and I must say, I’m pleased with the final product and the book-making process with Blurb as a whole. These are the details of the book I made: Trade Book Format (size 6×9) Soft Cover Economy, standard paper (matte) 28 pages. Text and images. First impressions: The book came well-packaged

Blurb Book Creation Breakdown

For the love of making books I’m always excited about book creation and the prospect of trying a new self-publishing tool or platform. Partnering with Blurb Books I was giving the opportunity to try their book-making platform BookWright. It took me around two weeks from conception to submission and publication. This is fast-track characteristic is