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  • The 5 P’s of Print Design

    Curb Appeal Brings Clients Home: The 5 P’s of Print Design. Print design is the curb appeal of your business and as industry standards continue to advance with technology, every element of copy produced by your business needs to allow the audience to see themselves there. Give your print design personality. Representing your business’s “personality” and values in all that you print is essential to mainstreaming all of your logos, products and marketing. People o...  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...

  • 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...

  • And the Award for Trendiest Marketing Medium Goes to...

    With so many uncertainties in life, it's refreshing to know there's one thing we can always count on--print mail. Maybe not every day, but most days it'll be there in the mailbox with bright colors and flashy images, provoking us to pay attention to it. It could be a sale flyer for a furniture store or a monthly newsletter from the nearest hospital; regardless, it’s there for a purpose.   Read More...

  • Video blog answering the question - Is print marketing dead in 2015?

      There has been a rumor going around that digital media will eventually eliminate print once and for all, and I can see how this got started. People are spending more and more time in front of screens, so advertisers respond by throwing marketing money at digital and mobile ads. And while this is effective for many audiences, it might be too soon to give up on print completely.  Read More...

  • Cassiope Woven

    Designing a gatefold brochure for a woven wrap company. Background Cassiope is a woman-owned company based out of the Tampa Bay area. All their materials are sourced and produced in the United States.  Read More...

  • Choice Roofs Designs

    Designing a logo, responsive website, business cards, and art directing custom photography for an Oklahoma construction company. Background Choice Roofs General Contractor Services inspects, repairs, and maintains homes in the Oklahoma metro area. They offer general contractor services focused on quality roofing built to last.  Read More...

  • Certificate of Life

    We were commissioned to create something very unique and extremely special - a certificate of life for Micah Marie Hamell who was born into heaven. Like many women who have had miscarriages, still births, or who experience infant death Micah's mom Mindi mourns her daughter Micah's life. In spite of mourning she also wishes to celebrate and honor Micah's short life.  Read More...

  • BCIA Designs

    Designing an annual report and updating a pop up banner design for an international trade organization dedicated to the baby carrier industry. Background Baby Carrier Industry Alliance was formed in 2010 as a 501(c)(6) corporation. BCIA promotes standards across their industry, advances educational outreach, participates in research, and helps small businesses comply with standards.  Read More...

  • Louisiana's 1st Choice Auto Auction

    Designing a website and trade magazine advertisement for a Louisiana auto auction. Background Louisiana's 1st Choice Auto Auction's first car crossed the block in May of 2002. LAFCAA prides themselves on top quality service and an exceptional auction environment for their employees and customers.  Read More...

  • Wallace Wedding Invitation Design

    Here's a beautiful family focused wedding invitation design we created for this lovely Oklahoman and Native American couple, Nethia White and Vincent Wallace. Vincent proposed on Valentines - can it get any sweeter? Yes!  Read More...

  • Styled Stationery

    I'm proud to finally share some of the photos by Sheradee Hurst Photography of the stationery I created for the styled bridal shoot that was featured on Swooned as - Home Sweet Oklahoma. The vision for the style was developed by Krissi Farrimond and Sheradee Hurst who then simply shared their style board online through Facebook to 13 different hand picked Oklahoma wedding vendors! We shared a few ideas here and there, communicated deadlines, and even call times for the photoshoot through a ...  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...

  • You Are A Blessing

    Recently I design a party invitation for an Oklahoma City based company, Suzi Homemaker Cleaning Service. Before we started on the invitation design it became apparent that the company needed a logo!  The logo was designed with a retro and nostalgic feel which works nicely with the business name.  Read More...

  • Give Love

    I've created 10 free printable Valentine's Day card designs. Download the printable Valentine's Day file here. The file has crop marks and is set up with bleeds.  Read More...

  • India Inspired Business Card Design

    With a new name and new logos comes new marketing materials. Replacing our business card designs in our identity packages was at the top of the to do list. I really enjoyed creating the graphics for the back of the business card design.  Read More...

  • amyellacreative name change

    If you haven't noticed...amyellacreative is now called myheartcreative. I figured everyone would be wondering why the name change and really the name change is exciting for me so here is the story: amyellacreative Background When I launched amyellacreative I wanted to create an online presence for my design portfolio, my doodles, and to discover my voice (still discovering) through blogging. The name amyellacreative was formed with my old nickname "amyella" and "creative".  Read More...

  • Thompson Oklahoma Wedding Invitation

    I heard my friend Lulu was getting married so I decided to ask her if she had her wedding invitation designed yet. She told me she was planning to order them the very next day! We talked about how she had settled for a template design that she found in her budget.  Read More...

  • Problem Definition in Dhaka

    The Illustration I came across this project on dribbble. Urban Launchpad had posted a lovely illustration that caught my eye. The illustration reminded me of traffic in India which is such a mess. I clicked around to learn more about what UL was up to.  Read More...

  • 2013 New Years Card

    I designed this lovely New Years card for my husband. My favorite part of this project was the envelope. The outside of the envelope was solid white and the inside a shiny gloss black.  Read More...

  • Free Christmas Gift Tag Printables

    I don't know about you, but I find myself wrapping presents at the last minute sometimes. Who wants to fight the holiday shoppers? These free Christmas gift tag printables can be used to save you a trip out of the house.  Read More...

  • Glory to God Christmas Card

    I designed Christmas cards for the Leck family this year. The card was filled with praises to God for sending His Son, Jesus. We also praise God for blessing the Leck family with three beautiful children!  Read More...