Being a graphic designer, type is important. Not only is it important, its powerful. So, here is a little exercise I did with type and the letter B (my favorite letter in the alphabet). I tried to think of be words that describe me as a designer, they had to be B words, along with some other cool B words, then I played around with them in different layouts. Here is what I came up with, It was a really fun little exercise!
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Well, I have decided to become a part of WordPress’ post a week. Its a commitment to blogging more often, and more consistently, which justcallmemuse could use! So, without further adieu my first post under this category. Whats the most important thing I did in 2010 and how will I top it in 2011? Easily, the most important thing I did was get married to my best friend! This may sound like a personal accomplishment as opposed to a professional one, but the wedding part of my marriage was an avenue where I was able to apply many of my professional skills. I also learned a lot about myself and my ability to handle stress and things unknown.
My wedding was completely DIY, from the invites to the venue, we did a LOT of it ourselves, and Matthew, my husband, was amazing and helped in more ways then I could have imagined. I was able to design a lot of things in my wedding which was a fun challenge, and at the same time it was the first time I was my own client, I learned a lot about myself through this process and I believe it greatly helped my design skills. So, how will I top one of my favorite days ever? That’s a good question!
I have thought about a lot of mini goals I want to accomplish and they all seem to be microcosms of one larger goal, Starting my own Design business, so perhaps, that is my one upper… I have been wanting to for a while, and justcallmemuse has been my playful idea of my own business as well as provided a venue for my work and thoughts. So, with a real live website coming soon, and getting the word out there about what i can do, perhaps clients will follow. I am in conversations with people about my work, but 2011 will be the year of really getting to work, getting seen, getting my products in stores and perhaps, if i am lucky a little fun growth and revenue along the way 🙂
I found this really great post on a really great blog today! Just thought I would share it! Its all about Magazines and Design Philosophy
With the long weekend my husband and i had the chance to do some awesome skiing. Here is a photo i took of Matt in the Organic park at Monarch Mountain.
Okay so, i finally have gotten around to working on some of my wedding photos. I have been practicing my retouching skills! here are a few of my favs! Given our venue there was a lot of harsh light, and low light. The post editing helped some already amazing photographs!
Here is my resume thus far. Please feel free to check it out. Contact me if you are interested in any of my work!
The Holidays are such a great time of year, the snow, the fun and festivities. I just love it!
Here is the holiday card i will be sending out to my loved ones this year! It’s a graphical collage of the things I love about this time of year!
I hope you like it!