Cow Tip: Clear Envelopes!

Posted by on Aug 26, 2015 in Blog

Here’s a Cow Tip for you: Next time you mail out some product info or promo material (that is not sensitive information) consider using a clear or frosted envelope. Think of all the hands that this information passes through and consider how many people in your market might be interested! Just a thought for you […]

Tradeshows

Posted by on Jul 15, 2015 in Blog

I have been involved in tradeshow work for a little over 15 years now. And its great fun! The only problem I have, is that most of the tradeshows are clear across the country and I don’t get to see it in person. Its amazing when the client takes a photo and sends it along, […]

Illustration Fun!

Posted by on Apr 2, 2013 in artistic, Blog, clients, creative, Daria, illustration

When I entered college, I intended to major in illustration. Growing up, becoming an animator and working on cartoons was my life dream. Before I even took my first illustration class though, one of my professors saw the potential of a designer in me and with their urging I went for it and have never […]

Holiday Creativity Project – Day 5

Posted by on Dec 21, 2012 in artistic, Blog, creative

And here is my final entry into the #nuttierthanafruitcakeproject What a fun, creative and relaxing way to prepare for the holidays. I had such a great time participating!!!

Holiday Creativity Project – Day 4

Posted by on Dec 21, 2012 in artistic, Blog, creative

Day 4 of the #nuttierthanafruitakeproject proved to be just as silly and full of memories as Day 3! While I was working on finishing the original sketch I started on Day 3, I started to reminisce about the school plays we would put on during the holidays. One year, when my brother was in 8th […]

Holiday Creativity Project – Day 3

Posted by on Dec 19, 2012 in artistic, Blog, creative

Last night as I was working on my 3rd #nuttyasafruitcakeproject entry, I started thinking about all the holiday family traditions and some of the funnier moments that have occurred through the years. And for some reason, I started thinking about Santa in cupcake form….with Candy Cane Reindeer (or Cupcake Clause and his canedeer as I […]

Holiday Creativity Project – Day 2

Posted by on Dec 18, 2012 in artistic, Blog, creative

This is my second entry into the Holiday Creativity Project. I’m not thrilled with the way it turned out, but I really enjoyed working on it, and it gave me a great idea for tonight’s drawing. #nuttyasafruitcakeproject

Holiday Creativity Project

Posted by on Dec 17, 2012 in artistic, Blog, creative

#nuttyasafruitcakeproject What better way to describe the creative challenge my friend and fellow designer posed to me one day. The challenge – to take a few moments out of our day to do something creative for ourselves. The duration – starting one week before Christmas and lasting till the holiday itself The rules – well, […]

Titanic Boarding Pass – Simple and Effective

Posted by on Nov 27, 2012 in artistic, Blog, creative, graphic design, Promotionals

Check out this great promo idea from the Titanic Exhibit currently making its way across the US. Each visitor to the exhibit receives one of these boarding passes as they enter. The pass, based on an actual passenger of the ship, contains such information as name, age, where they are sailing from, where they are […]

Facebook Promoted Posts – What’s the Deal?

Posted by on Oct 29, 2012 in Blog, Social Media

Have you noticed your fan reach and interaction decreasing slowly over the last few weeks? Have you looked at your Facebook stats and wondered what it was you changed to make your fans seemingly loose interest? Recently Facebook  announced that on average, only about 15% of your users see your posts. Using an algorithm called […]