I don’t often design packaging, but when I do, I create delicious-looking stuff.
I recently found out that one of my logos has been ripped off and sold for a profit. What can you do to prevent the same from happening to you? What can you do to prevent being the person ripping off creative work? Click through for the full story.
Yesterday I removed most of the items in my crafty etsy shop. I packed up my little zippy bags and sent them to Revival in Iowa City and my wallets were shipped to Vitae Design Collective in Des Moines. I plan to maintain a commission relationship with both of those places. Commission allows me to make and sell without […]
CALEE HIMES FROM AMES, IOWA, COME ON DOWN! If only. I didn’t end up on The Price Is Right but I did enter a bunch of my work into the HOW Design “Your Best Work” design awards competition. The winner receives a chance to be profiled in HOW’s 2013 Creativity issue. Each entry is allowed 5 […]
Today marks my decline in blogging frequency. I promise you won’t hear chirping crickets when you click over. But I’m not going to blog every day anymore. And I’m not going to do it like it’s my job. It’s not. I like writing. I like you. I like talking to and with you. But I […]
Welcome to design week on life + running! Besides sweating, crafting and eating I’m also a professional graphic designer. I’m headed to the HOW Design Conference in Boston tomorrow, and thought it would be appropriate to share some design tips and inspiration with you. Today’s topic: Blog graphics. From buttons, to headers to photography, every […]