12 Aug 2015

freelance 101

  i've been doing a lot of freelance work over the last while and this past week has been a bit of a crash course with a steep, yet fulfilling learning curve. here are just a few of the things that i learned: i need to schedule my time more effectively every second of my design work counts, and has a value attached to it my business goals now matter more than ever--where do i

anika loewen - smooth designing8 Jul 2015

do’s for smooth designing

some people ask me what they should do to make it through the design process without pulling hair. so i have created some do's to follow for smooth designing. although i wrote this with wedding design in mind, most of it can certainly work for other design work as well. please comment if you have other suggestions!   do: start early… understand that design and printing of these packages take time, and that timeline may

spring inspiration shoot - edmonton wedding stationery design19 Mar 2015

march wedding inspiration shoot

it looks like wedding season is now open! i was beyond honoured to be invited to take part in a wedding inspiration shoot this past month, orchestrated by the fantastic yegwed. i was one of ten vendors asked to showcase work for the shoot, and it was a wonderful experience!   to read the full blog post, and to oggle over the final pictures please click !   other vendors who took part were Elegant Earth