First of all, I listened to Podcast 36 – Using Pinterest to make your work go viral, with Megan Auman from Me & Orla’s Hashtag Authentic Podcast. In this podcast, Megan discusses common mistakes made by creatives using Pinterest. One of the biggest mistakes is creating a board just for your products, or services and only … More How I took my Pinterest views from 4K per month, to 20K…
I’ve been working on some new wedding signs lately and have been really enjoying working on a bigger scale to the small place cards I’m used to working on. These signs are now live on Etsy & I’m totally open to ideas so if you’re after a custom piece for your wedding, please feel free … More New Wedding Signs
The past couple of weeks have been busy in the one woman world of invitations illustrated. A couple of weeks ago, something great happened – I was contacted for two bespoke commissions within 24 hours. Both of these requests were a little different to anything I’d done before. Initially I was ecstatic and felt really … More A lesson in self-doubt
I really enjoyed completing the last book review so while I’m working through my next one, I thought it might also be helpful to people to review some products I’ve tried already! For those of you starting out or even more experienced calligraphers and artists it can be really hard to know which products will … More Quill London – ink review
I’ve been lucky enough to acquire some lovely calligraphy books so, I thought it might be helpful to do a couple of reviews of them to help people out considering buying one. The first book up for review is Nib & ink by Chiara Perano. The book opens by explaining the basics of the pen … More Book Review – Nib & Ink
We will be at Oldberrow House this Sunday, 20th May! This is one of the wedding fairs put on by Inspired Brides, who’s photo shoot we took part in earlier this year. The fair is on from 11-3, so be sure to pop by and have a look at lot and of lovely suppliers. x
Recently I listed to #hashtag authentic episode 36 with Megan Auman in which they discussed the power of Pinterest. I’m a huge fan of Pinterest, both personally and for business and really loved the useful points raised by Megan in the podcast. She mentioned using adobe spark as a quick and easy app to add … More Sparking interest…
Oh don’t mind me, just crushing on Me & Orla’s podcast, #hashtagauthentic yet again. As I’ve written before I tend to dip in and out of podcasts, just picking to listen to the topics I find particularly interesting. And I know I’ve already harped on about how amazing I find this podcast, but I’ve listened to … More Possibly the best podcast I’ve ever listened to?
Nope, we’re not talking shots & staying out till 4am before shovelling carbs into your face. We’re talking party bags, balloons, dinosaurs, pirates. Yep – kids’ parties! We’ve recently added our first kid’s party invitation to etsy and thought we would celebrate in our favourite way… With a Pinterest board of course! Whether you’re looking … More Party Vibes!
To celebrate the launch of our new colour torn paper place names, just in time for summer – we of course had to create a Pinterest board to match. With heaps of rainbow bright inspiration to match any or all colours to your scheme, our Pinterest board is bound to send you colour crazy! Check … More Get summer ready with rainbow brights