How to Find the Perfect Color Palette Using The Color Catalog

Finding the right color combination can be one of the biggest obstacles to starting a new project. That's why I started creating my popular color palettes - to help other creatives and colorists find beautiful color combinations for their craft projects, coloring pages, or creative businesses. These color palettes have been shared on social media thousands of times and have been seen by

By | 2018-06-18T05:07:15+00:00 June 18th, 2018|Color Inspiration, New Products|0 Comments

Free 2019 Printable Coloring Calendar

Who says you can’t be creative and organized at the same time?  With my range of coloring calendars, you can add a creative touch to your planning, and ditch that boring, plain calendar on your wall for something fun that you've hand-colored. Because I'm feeling generous this year, I'm giving away all 12 months in my free 2019 calendar. But before you grab

By | 2018-06-15T01:46:25+00:00 June 15th, 2018|Free Printables, New Products|0 Comments

25 Color Palettes Inspired by Beautiful Food

These 25 color palettes have been inspired by the beautiful food photography from Rachel Korinek at Two Loves Studio. Rachel’s work has been featured in a range of magazines and publications all over the world including Bride Magazine, Woolworths, Huffington Post, West Elm, Nourish Magazine, Robert Gordon, Decor8, Aldi and more. You can read more about her photography and training resources for food photographers

By | 2018-05-10T05:37:45+00:00 May 10th, 2018|Color Inspiration|0 Comments

Copic Marker Secrets that Self-Taught Colorers Never Hear | Guest Post by Amy Shulke

This article is a guest blog post by Amy Shulke from Vanilla Arts. When I first came across Amy’s website about a year ago, her Copic Marker tutorials gave me more useful tips than I could find anywhere else. When it comes to learning how to use Copic Markers, Amy is a great teacher. I love her style and was so excited when

By | 2018-06-05T00:01:07+00:00 April 26th, 2018|Adult Coloring Tutorials|12 Comments

How to Promote Your Art on Instagram: An Interview with Steve “Squidoodle” Turner

If you're like me and you love coloring, or if you're into steampunk art, tattoos or just beards, then you'll love to meet today's guest, Steve Turner (A.K.A. Squidoodle).  I have had the pleasure of thoroughly picking Steve's brain about his creativity and how he draws on his passion to run a successful illustration business. I first discovered Steve a few years ago

By | 2018-04-04T06:13:03+00:00 April 4th, 2018|Marketing for Artists|0 Comments

25 Summer Color Palettes

Summer is a time of warm days, social gatherings and vibrant scenery. These 25 summer color palettes are inspired by the fresh and vibrant colors of summer. Ranging from beach scenes to summer fruits, I hope you find a color palette to inspire you! If you're looking for RGB, CMYK and HEX codes, please check out my PDF color guide, which includes all

By | 2018-03-26T18:59:33+00:00 March 26th, 2018|Color Inspiration|2 Comments

5 Ways to Hide Pinterest Images in Your Blog Posts

If you’ve been using Pinterest to grow your website traffic, you’ve probably noticed that the best-performing Pins are images that are tall. Things like vertical title images, infographics or step-by-step photos get more repins on Pinterest than their horizontal equivalents. (if this is news to you, check out my other article on creating great Pins) Unfortunately, these 'pinnable' images can also present a

10 Tips to Take Beautiful Product Photos for Your Etsy Shop

Do your Etsy product photos need improvement? Today's post is a guest article from photographer and teacher, Rachel Korinek. Check out her resources at twolovesstudio.com If you don't already have an Etsy shop, please check out my in-depth guide to getting started on Etsy. This post contains affiliate links and I may earn a commission if you click them and make a purchase.

By | 2018-03-13T05:44:07+00:00 March 13th, 2018|Marketing for Artists|2 Comments

How to Start an Etsy Shop: A Beginner’s Guide to Selling on Etsy

If you've been looking to sell something online, you've probably been told by friends or read articles online that recommend setting up an Etsy store. But where do you start? In this beginner's guide to Etsy, you'll learn what Etsy is, whether it's the right marketplace for you, how to get started and how to start getting sales for your hobby or business.

By | 2018-03-26T19:54:51+00:00 February 7th, 2018|Marketing for Artists|0 Comments

Getting Started with Copic Markers: A Beginner’s Guide | Guest Post by Heidi Berthiaume

Copic Markers are used by professionals for graphic design, architecture, papercraft, fine art, doodling, journaling, illustration, manga & so much more. They are often considered to be the world's best alcohol markers, and they are a popular choice for adult coloring books! In this guest blog post by Heidi Berthiaume (AKA Curator Prime of Vintage Coloring) you'll learn the basics of Copic Markers, how to understand

By | 2018-06-05T00:06:35+00:00 January 26th, 2018|Adult Coloring Tutorials|1 Comment
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