Tag Archives: photoshop

Enjoy the silence….not

I’m not bragging, but my children turn heads at Liturgy. Correction: my children’s noise level turns heads at liturgy. My daughter’s cry is not a force to be reckoned with. It’s a quite a sight to see a grown man’s blood curdle upon hearing this little banshee cry. I’m not embellishing. I wish I was. Each week my husband and I feel like stressed silencers rather than participants in the Divine Liturgy. The kids, in turn, internalize this stress and are louder. Needless to say our Sundays have inspired this sketch.

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Wordy Wednesday


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New fonts Nelma and Muncie from the Lost Type Co-Op.

Farewell July, Hello August

typography design monthly review

New blogs loved:

Inspired to continue:

On the playlist:

  • Django Reinhardt
  • Thao Ngyuen
  • Dan ZanesĀ 

Original Martha

After:

Before:

Getting excited for my new patron’s feast day on July 29.

As always, image designed by me. Shares are welcome as long as the work is credited. Send me a link so I can see too.

Alison

Inspired by the Hatch Show Print Workshop

Like my other Photoshop “sketches,” this Hatch Show Print-inspired sketch documents one of my many cravings. What am I craving exactly? The South.

*Sigh*

letterpress my buttons

When I was in college (yes, this is true) I dreamed of being a stay-at-home-mom designing when the babies were asleep. Now that I know that the little ones don’t sleep when you want them to, I’ve had to readjust the dream a bit. I don’t get a lot of design time. And it’s better to give the little ones the face time instead of the computer monitor– makes for gentler days. I did get away with the letterpress tutorial from Pugley Pixel yesterday during nap time.

Letterpress, how do I love you. Let me count the ways...

 

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