Quick Picks : 5.4.17

Free Printable Otomi Table Runner / Wall Hanging from Damask Love

Free Printable Otomi Table Runner / Wall Hanging
(my latest k.becca project in collaboration with Damask Love)

This Week’s Picks

♥ This paper aviary exhibition at St. James’s Market Pavilion in London is amazing.

♥ I so wish I could reach through the computer screen and touch this luscious brandy packaging. Such gorgeous texture (and design).

♥ These paper strawberries are so sweet!

♥ And this apple gift packaging idea is seriously cute (and clever).

♥ The Yay List, my new newsletter for k.becca, is launching tomorrow, and I’ve got a pretty sweet freebie for subscribers! Sign up right here.

image from Damask Love

The Detroit Card Co. Spring / Summer 2017 Collection

Cats Notebook from The Detroit Card Co.

Detroit Card Co.’s brand new spring and summer collection is filled to the brim with colorful, eye-catching notebooks and cards. I’m really diggin’ the mix of artful pattern and cute illustrations that include cacti and kitty cats. I mean, how adorable is the cat patterned notebook (above)? Sooooo adorable!

Have a peek at some of the super cool cards in the new collection (matching kitty cat patterned card included) and be sure to head on over to The Detroit Card Co. shop to see all of the new paper goods in the spring / summer collection.

Cactus Thinking of You Card from The Detroit Card Co.

Folk Pattern Card from The Detroit Card Co.

Baby Bird Card from The Detroit Card Co.

Cats Pattern Card from The Detroit Card Co.

Cacti Card from The Detroit Card Co.

images from The Detroit Card Co.

Mother’s Day Cards Roundup

I’m wrapping up my Mother’s Day card picks for this year with a wonderful mix of greetings that include whimsical,clever, and just plain lovely card designs. There have been so many awesome Mother’s Day cards to choose from this year! If you’re looking for even more ideas, check out this roundup of sweet and clever cards for mom and this collection of super duper cute, mom-centric designs, too.

Mother's Day Cards for Awesome Moms

1. Moglea 2. Noteworthy Paper 3. Home Again Creative 4. Rifle Paper Co. 5. Ink Meets Paper 6. Hammerpress

images from their respective sources

Quick Picks : 4.27.17

DIY Paint Swatch Wall Art Tutorial from A Beautiful Mess

A Clever DIY Pantone Swatch Inspired Wall Art Tutorial from A Beautiful Mess

This Week’s Picks

♥ This DIY Pin the Tail on the Pinata party game is so much fun!

♥ Learn how to use inexpensive Crayola markers for watercoloring in this cardmaking video tutorial.

♥ Two new and soon-to-be published lettering books that are at the top of my wishlist.

♥ A lovely, free printable bookmark and art piece by Yas Imamura of Quill & Fox for The House That Lars Built.

♥ Absolutely beautiful children’s book illustration by Lorena Alvarez Gómez.

image from A Beautiful Mess