Christmas Exchange 2017

Christmas is just around the corner (how did this happen?!?). This year I am looking for anyone that may be interested in exchanging snail mail cards for a Christmas Exchange 2017.Β  I find it delightful to receive snail mail (that isn’t bills, eew ). Especially during the holiday season. Over the past several years it…

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Writing A Children’s Book: Stage One (Planning & Research)

This year I decided to document my process of creating a book, from ideation to publication. So far I have produced two books,Β Tom and Geraldene (2015) andΒ Peaty the Worm (2016). My approach takes the form of several stages. Writing A Children’s Book: Stage One (Planning & Research) focusses on generating ideas, exploring chosen concepts, gathering…

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August 2017

It seems like this year is flying by. One minute it was January, and now it’s September already, before we know it, Christmas! In August 2017 I continued to study Interactive Design for Web, and revieced test results from the doctor.

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Packaging Design

I completed Packaging Design which was my fifth class towards a degree in Communication Design. This course provided a great insight into the world of packaging and the impact it has on our everyday lives. I received a final grade of 90/100. I was slightly disappointed I didn’t achieve a higher mark, but still happy…

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June 2017

Another month has rolled to an end. It seems like this year is going very fast. In June 2017 I finished my packaging design class, completed renovations on my mum’s room and battled an evil flu bug. Packaging Design This class has quite intense. There was a lot of different activities to complete and a…

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80 Free Patterns

I have created a selection of 80 Free Patterns that you can download for personal use. This is my first time sharing patterns, and I tried to create a vast range. All are based on simple shapes and vary in detail and effect. It did take me some time to work out how to make…

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April & May 2017

Wow. It has been a while since I blogged. I had been very busy over the past two months with University, particularly the packaging design class. He is a recap of my April & May 2017. April & May 2017 was mostly just two busy months where I dedicated a lot of time to study…

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What free resources do you want?

As a blogger and designer, I like to give a helping hand to others when I can. I thought it would be fun to create digital freebies which may be useful. The question is, what free resources do you want? If you’re a blogger who seeks out free resources to use, what do you look…

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March 2017

In March 2017 I turned 30, started my next class (packaging design), took photos and tried to kickstart the old ‘study brain’. I have also been renovating my mum’s bedroom (I swear I will get the house completed eventually). I am trying to be kind to myself, and do small things that incite positive vibes.…

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