An All-New Be Free, Lance


Breanna and I have been working hard since our last Be Free, Lance course to make some exciting updates. One of the coolest being a new web design! We wanted to streamline our information and make the site more of […]

Be, Free Lance Launch!


This week Breanna and I launched registration for our online course for creatives called Be Free, Lance! This course is meant for anyone who is looking to freelance in some way, shape or form – whether it’s part time to […]

Design Process / 1


This week I was asked to share an example of my design process with a small group of design students at The Starter¬†League. As I was going through my work, I¬†tried to look for themes or important steps that I […]

Book List


Here are a few books that are on my list to read lately – from design inspiration to more effectively running a business. I just saw Ted Leonsis talk at Chicago Ideas Week and he is AWESOME. Manage your Day-to-Day […]

Bookmarked : Businessology Podcast


My friend Kyle recently told me about this podcast called Businessology, which I’ve become hooked on! It’s a must listen for anyone in the creative field running their own business. In their words “We talk about the business side of […]

BOOKMARKED : FONTS IN USE


I recently started (and finished) watching True Detective, have any of you seen it?? It’s SO GOOD. It also has one of the coolest title sequences I’ve seen in a long time (see below), and every time a new episode […]

BOOKMARKED : INVISION APP


Have you guys heard of InVision? My friend Carli just told me about it and it seems like a great resource for designers to share web mock ups with clients. It turns your designs into interactive prototypes so clients can […]

BOOKMARKED : MARIE FORLEO


My friend Breanna told me about Marie Forleo last week and I’ve been hooked ever since! She’s a personal development coach that empowers people all over the world. In her own words, she “helps people dream big and back it […]

BACK TO BOOKS


I’m so excited to share this new column with you, Back to Books! It’s going to be an outlet to share some beautiful inspiration from some of my favorite design books and publications, stuff that’s not all over the internet […]

BOOKMARKED : TEN DOLLAR FONTS


Ten Dollar Fonts is an awesome resource to find amazing, affordable typefaces – they have a great selection and some really unique options. Lately, I’ve been reinvesting in my business by putting a little bit each month towards finding new […]