The Five Minute Photo Fix: Fix Your iPhone Photos Instantly

Have you ever wondered how to get that crisp, clear, perfect image on Instagram? How some food photos look good enough to eat, while others look a little... ick? In this week's quick tip of the week, I'll show you how to turn your food photo from "are you sure that's...

The Best FREE Photo Editing Tools

It's time to round up the best free picks when it comes to editing images for your blog, social media or website! Whether you're just starting out and have a limited budget, your computer crashed and you're sans software for a while or you only edit photos once in a...

How-To: Font Pairing Like a Pro

Note: Some links in our blog posts are affiliate links, which means we'll receive a small portion of the sale at no cost to you! This helps us keep the blog running and deliver great content to you for free! What makes or breaks a design? Is it the size of the...

Why You Need a Brand Style Guide ASAP

As part of my design services, I create one piece of collateral for my clients that's oh-so-important: A brand style guide. Different from a mood board, which often features images pulled from Pinterest, a color scheme and typography (font) ideas, the brand style...

Cheat Sheet: Adobe InDesign Shortcuts

When I taught graphic design to college students for the first time, I had been an avid user of Adobe Creative Cloud - then known as Creative Suite - for at least a solid decade. One thing I learned with my first students was that those commands I could do in my sleep...

Font Roundup: The Best Free Script Fonts

It's time for a font roundup! And what are the best kinds of fonts for creatives and bloggers on a budget? Free ones! Check out my current favorites below that go beyond the script fonts you see every day. You'll find some grunge fonts, some girly fonts, some proper...

Five Tips to Improve Your iPhone Photography

Not sure why every single photo you take with your iPhone is blurry? Are you ready to kick dark, grainy images to the curb? Here you'll find my favorite tricks to using your iPhone to produce professional-quality images for your blog and social media. Plus, snag...

Should I Use Photoshop, Illustrator or InDesign?

Should I use Photoshop, Illustrator or InDesign? Tips on how to create graphics for bloggers, designers and small business owners Every profession has their tools of the trade. Chefs all have a favorite knife, nurses a stethoscope and photographers have a favorite...

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