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This is where you'll read my latest news about projects I'm working on, tips for clients, and anything design related.

Annual Report for Sound Generations

By admin | Sep 7, 2018

Last month, in the midst of a household move, I put together an annual report for Sound Generations. I love laying out annual reports, but don’t get to do them…

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What It Means To Be a Good Graphic Designer Client

By admin | May 8, 2018

As a potential client that is looking for a graphic designer to provide services for you or your business, there are some important things that you need to know about…

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It’s a small world, after all!

By admin | Apr 2, 2018

I hadn’t been getting many good clients through Craig’s List over the past several years, mainly, because there are so many “out there” service postings…a lot of spam, because it’s…

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Design Graduates Ready to Join the Workforce

By admin | Dec 11, 2017

I was asked to be a panelist for a portfolio review at Lake Washington School of Technology. The portfolios presented were from graduating students in the design program. Half were…

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Reasons to use WordPress for your complete website

By admin | Jun 15, 2017

WordPress vs. HTML, the battle goes on.  People are constantly debating about which is the better of the two for a website.  But if it is any indication, think about…

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What Does Color Have To do With Marketing?

By admin | Mar 24, 2017

Color affects and influences us both emotionally and psychologically on all levels, whether it is personal or business. Certain colors have the ability to raise our blood pressure, cause our…

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Export Images from Microsoft Files

By admin | Jan 3, 2017

Did you know that Word’s DOCX or PPTX file formats are glorified ZIP files? Change the extension to ZIP, unzip it, and you’ll find all of the document’s original assets,…

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Hiring a Freelance Graphic Designer

By admin | Oct 10, 2016

Lеt’s first assume two things. Number one, freelancers аrе, fοr thе mοѕt раrt, hοnеѕt, straightforward people. Number two, clients, аrе аlѕο mostly hοnеѕt, straightforward people. Hοwеνеr, everyone hаѕ hаd a…

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Wow, What An Honor!

By admin | Apr 13, 2016

I was just notified that I’m one of the top 25 graphic designers in the Seattle area! I’m very honored to be named. See me and other top designers at…

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