Image Resolution for Print and Web

  Photo by Michael Maasen on Unsplash   Resolution for web and print media can be super confusing.   I’m often asked by my clients (and my mom): What resolution is my image? What is the best resolution for web? For print? Are they different? How do I send the printer my images in 300dpi? Why won’t my […]

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What are Crops and Bleed?

  Have you ever wanted to have something printed for your business and the printer required that your files to have “crops and bleed”? This is a very common term in professional printing. This quick rundown will explain what they’re used for and why you need to include them. Crops and bleed are important for […]

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Basics of Fonts + Typefaces

  Fonts, typefaces, typography…what is all that? Are they different things? Do I need to know them? These are some of the questions I get asked by my clients when it comes to type, so I figured I’d outline the basics. Biggest thing to remember is what typefaces/fonts your brand uses so that you can […]

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Colours for Print + Web Explained

  Colours for branding can be confusing, especially to someone who isn’t a designer, web developer or professional printer. “Why do I even need to know this?” I’ve had clients ask me. I agree, it’s not something you need to keep your business running, but it IS something you need to keep your brand running. […]

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Client Victory List 2018

  I have some pretty amazing clients (just saying). They work hard. They take risks. They have challenges and failures, just like everyone does. But no matter what comes their way, they keep going, they keep working, they keep pushing that needle forward. It’s this consistency and drive that brings them success, time and again. […]

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Best File Formats for Print and Web

  Being a business owner can be tough. If it wasn’t hard enough running the actual business, you also have to keep your brand sharp and consistent. There’s a lot of confusion regarding which file type to use for websites versus business cards versus letterheads and so on. Why are they different? Which one is […]

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A little bit about Me

When you’re a freelancer, you can often build up a personal relationship with your clients. I consider many of my clients to be good friends, and we’ve been through so much together over the years. If you’re considering or starting to work with me, you might find yourself wondering what my personal story is or what I […]

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The Best Self Summit 2016

Recently I spent several days listening to the Best Self Summit. The creators of wildly popular Best Self Journal hosted a live 3 day webinar where they interviewed 21 successful business owners, entrepreneurs and various experts on their day to day lives, tactics, success and failures, and ultimately their best advice on how to be the […]

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New Projects and More

Hey there, I wanted to drop in and let you all know about the new projects I’ve been adding to my Portfolio. I’m working with a lot of fun clients and collaborative partners at the moment, and can’t wait to share what we’re creating with you! You might have seen that I posted a new branding project with Passionately […]

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We’re live again!

First of all, Thank you for stopping by to view my refreshed and revitalized website! We all know it was a long time coming, but the best things are worth waiting for, patience is a virtue, better late than never, etc… I’m so happy and proud to finally unveil this to you all. This portfolio and […]

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