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  • Why You Need to Come Experience An Affair of the Heart with Us

    What to Expect at the ShowAn Affair of The Heart is a big deal to Oklahomans. From lampshades to Oklahoma Americana, An Affair of The Heart is perfect for those who love crafts, home decorations, food and much more.An Affair of The Heart is organized, very clean, and professional. The environment is busy and everyone shopping has a least one shopping bag in hand with goodies inside.   Read More...

  • All the Reasons Why You Need To Know This Artist Right Now

    What drives your creativity? At myheartcreative, our days are fueled by creativity (and maybe a little coffee). In fact, there would be no myheartcreative without it. What started as a personal blog has grown by leaps and bounds into a thriving, purpose-driven company that allows us to do what we love every day; create.   Read More...

  • 2017 Minimalist Wall Calendar Printable

    Happy New Year! We’re still looking back and learning from 2016, but we are also pressing into this fresh new-new-new year. There’s something almost magical that happens when the old calendars are discarded and the new is ready to go or that feeling you get when you jot down the numbers for the new year for the first time: 2 0 1 7 oh boy! We use Google calendars here at myheartcreative along with Basecamp to help us manage our Oklahoma web design work schedules. Sometimes a printed cal...  Read More...

  • Free Christmas Stencil Printables

    Window Decorating, Christmas Style! To help usher in the Christmas Season and to spread cheer to our surrounding neighbors near our studio in Bethany, we decided to have a little fun and decorate the windows.We totally loved creating our Christmas card this year and wanted to take it a bit further by decorating our windows here in the studio. We wanted to share our Christmas joy to everyone who may pass by, and now we want to extend it to our online friends so we’re sharing the stencils wit...  Read More...

  • How to Get the Most Bang for Your Marketing Buck

    In order to be successful, every company needs to advertise or market the products and services it offers to consumers. But it’s not enough to just throw some postcards in the mail occasionally or drop a group email every now and then, you need a plan and a budget to devote to the cause. Many businesses have separate marketing departments with multiple employees to cover their needs, while smaller companies tend to integrate it into an existing position or farm it out to a professional.   Read More...

  • Thanksgiving Day Printables!

    Parker House rolls, sweet potato pie, collard greens, are just a few of things that will be on the table at my house for this years Thanksgiving. What about yours? Maybe something a bit less traditional like Asian or Mexican?   Read More...

  • 6 Graphic Design Trends That Will Skyrocket Your Brand's Success

    Graphic Design Trends Your Company Should Be UsingThe design industry is larger than life and dictates what we see basically everywhere we look. Everything from your living room couch to the clothes on your back is influenced by the rules of design and aesthetics. And graphic design plays a huge role in the world, driving the web design trends we see and rely on every day.   Read More...

  • What is a vector file?

    Yes, geometry is used in the real world…This was one of the many questions I first asked as a fresh “designer in training” in design school. I’d heard of a vector, but I had no idea how it was used in the design specifically and especially how to use Illustrator, the go-to program used for making a vector. With much surprise to me, vectors would eventually change the way I viewed labels, logos, and especially, readability.VectorsI also learned that vector art is one of the two major forms of art...  Read More...

  • What's It Like To Intern At myheartcreative?

    Starting off at a new company can be exciting, intimidating, and just plain fun all at the same time. Starting at your very first design company can be all those things times 10. Here’s a look into my journey working at myheartcreative.Taking a ChanceAt the beginning of my search, I was frustrated.   Read More...

  • 3 Ways Great Design Keeps Your Customers Coming Back

    “Great design is all the work you don’t ask people who use your product to do.” Rebekah CoxThink about the last time you went into a building. Whether it was the grocery store, a shopping mall or a gas station, the structure and its contents made you feel a certain way. Hopefully, it was a good feeling and it made you want to return to that place.   Read More...

  • Thoughtful Design Will Make Your Business Better

       The word 'design' is derived from the Latin word 'dēsignāre', which means "to mark out." Now think about everything you see and interact with that is 'marked out' and how it affects the quality of your life, from the way the traffic lights in your city are timed to the way your favorite website makes you feel to the make of your ring sling. All of these things are marked out as both the cause and effect of the way we live and interact with the world as both individuals and a collect...  Read More...

  • Oklahoma Bridal Show 2014

    We had a lot of fun preparing for the Oklahoma Bridal Show. Here are a few pictures I snapped as we worked on our first custom paper garland for myheartcreative's booth backdrop. Sam cut all the paper, I did the sewing, and Maximus explored the kitchen!  Read More...

  • invite designs for adoption celebration

    Recently my family and friends got together to celebrate the life and adoption of my sisters son, Tucker Kason Leck. I designed the invitations and created the party decorations! My talented and organized mother helped me host the party.  Read More...