Quick Picks : 12.5.13

Deer of Mirkwood Screenprints (inspired by "The Hobbit") | Alex Pearson

Deer of Mirkwood Screen Prints (inspired by “The Hobbit”) by Alex Pearson

This Week’s Picks

♥ A beautiful, free printable “thank you” postcard from Melissa Esplin. – via

♥ Fantastic, typographic gift wrap by Angelo Stitz.

♥ Wow … amazingly intricate, hand cut paper sculptures by Rogan Brown.

♥ A sweet, hand lettered birth announcement for little Imogen.

♥ A very cool 2014 lunar calendar by Tyler Stout.

♥ Beautiful, deep red paper dahlia ornaments from Paper Altar. – via

images from Alex Pearson

2013 Holiday Card Picks, Pt. 4

It’s time for another roundup of awesome holiday card designs, and this eclectic group is filled with foil stamped, hand lettered, and typographic goodness, plus a touch of Tudor style.

Holiday Card Picks, Pt. 4 as seen on papercrave.com

Above, clockwise from top left : Tudor Christmas | Oddball Press; Sparkling Script | Three Little Words; Naughty | Branch & Olive; Peace, Love, and Joy | Spring Olive; Merry & Bright | Mint Chip Ink; Noel Laurels | Hartland Brooklyn; Happiness & Love | The Yellow Note

View all of my 2013 holiday card picks

View All Holiday Card Picks

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2014 Calendars, Part 7

An apple a day, anthropomorphic junk food, Irish blessings, beautiful letterpress cityscapes, turtledoves, flea market finds – there’s a lot of great stuff going on in this 2014 calendar roundup! And be sure to check out my other calendar posts to see many, many more super cool designs.

2014 Calendars, Part 7 as seen on papercrave.com

1. Junk Food | 55 Hi’s + SockMonkee 2. Turtledoves | Strawberry Luna 3. Letterpress Cityscapes | Albertine Press 4. Irish Blessings | Little Things Studio 5. Flea Market Finds | Freckle Paper 6. An Apple a Day (letterpress) – new colors! | An Apple a Day

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2014 Calendars, Part 6

Ready for some more super cool 2014 calendars? I have another great bunch for you today, including designs with nautical, celestial, and food themes, as well as a calendar of silly holidays and an awesome, geometric illustrated calendar.

2014 Calendars, Part 6 as seen on papercrave.com

1. Animal Prints | Tiny Kiwi Creations 2. Foodie Produce Year-at-a-Glance | Yours is the Earth 3. Mini Nautical | Two Pooch Paperie 4. Calendar of Silly Holidays | Dirty Bandits 5. Deep Sea (letterpress) | Spoon & Sailor 6. New England Outdoors & Nature (letterpress) | Pressbound 7. Moon Fig. 1 (letterpress) | Hammerpress 8. Edibles (letterpress) | Benjamin Paul

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