30 Day Lettering + Doodle Challenge

30 Day Lettering + Doodle Challenge: August Prompts | dawnnicoledesigns.com #DNDChallenge

“This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and DaySpring, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #DayspringSadieRob http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV” If you’ve followed along with me for any length of time you know how much I love mixing my art with positive and inspirational messages, so it’s no surprise […]

Rise and Shine Hand-Lettered Cut File

Silhouette Saturday: Rise and Shine FREE Hand-Lettered Cut File | dawnnicoledesigns.com

Silhouette Saturday: Rise and Shine Hand-Lettered Cut File. This post may contain Amazon Affiliate links. For about three years now, I’ve been hemming and hawing around purchasing a Creative tablet for graphic design. It’s not that this one is even that expensive, it’s just that I’m so used to designing with pencil and paper and then digitizing my […]

Cucumber Cooler Martinis

Cucumber Cooler Martinis - Easy, elegant, and refreshing, these martinis are my favorite cocktail of the Summer! | dawnnicoledesigns.com

Cucumber Cooler Martinis My in-laws bought a lake house in Wisconsin last Fall, so it’s a great place for us to go to get away from it all. Being by the water is so relaxing. During our recent move, we built in time to visit family during the transition and we spent Fourth of July up […]

August Calendar Print + Desktop Wallpaper

Free Print of the Week: August Calendar Print + Desktop Wallpaper | dawnnicoledesigns.com

August Calendar Print + Desktop Wallpaper It’s almost August already! Maybe it’s just me but by August, I start dreaming of Fall’s cool crisp air, apple picking, sweaters, boots, and pumpkin everything. But first things first, this month’s calendar is still celebrating summer with bright pretty florals pairs with classic black and white stripes. Download […]

Brunch Because Mimosas

Brunch Because Mimosas FREE Silhouette Cut File from Dawn Nicole Designs | bydawnnicole.com

Brunch Because Mimosas FREE Silhouette Cut File I don’t know about you but I can’t think of brunch without thinking of mimosas…in a scene like this… Photo Courtesy Death to Stock You could use a stencil and fabric paint (my personal preference) or HTV (Heat Transfer Vinyl) to create this fun shirt. Tip: When cutting small/detailed […]

Free Printable Celebration Notecards

Free Printable Celebration Notecards | Get this set of 8 hand-lettered and illustrated notecards free at Dawn Nicole Designs! | bydawnnicole.com

Free Printable Celebration Notecards Pretty notecards and stationery are a major weakness of mine! I rarely go to Target without grabbing a new pack. I designed this celebratory pack of notecards with life’s special moments in mind. Birthdays, graduations, new jobs, promotions, and the like. I was inspired by the look and colors of vintage […]

10 Fun Watercolor Projects

10 Fun Watercolor Projects | curated by Dawn Nicole Designs at bydawnnicole.com

10 Fun Watercolor Projects // Curated by Dawn Nicole Designs. This post contains Amazon affiliate links. Your price is the same but I get a small cutback which helps cover the costs of maintaing this website.  I just LOVE watercolors. They look so pretty no matter what you do! I started with the Prang Watercolors but, I also love this Koi travel […]

Six Inspirational Books to Read this Summer

Six Inspirational Books to Read this Summer | bydawnnicole.com

Six Inspirational Books to Read this Summer. This post contains Amazon Affiliate links. Your price is the same but I get a referral fee which helps support the costs of this site and all the freebies I share. All books are ones I have read and really love! Read my full disclosures here.A funny thing has happened since we gave […]

Hand-Lettered Phrases and Gift Tag FREE Silhouette Cut File

Silhouette Saturday! Hand-Lettered Phrases and Gift Tag FREE Cut File | bydawnnicole.com

Hand-Lettered Phrases and Gift Tag FREE Silhouette Cut File Hello my crafty friends! As I’m still mid-move, this week’s Silhouette Saturday post is short and sweet but I hope you love these gift tag phrases I hand-lettered for you! You can download it free here (personal use only, please). Notes: Please note this is a .studio3 file. If […]

The Simple Secret to Easy-Peel Hard-Boiled Eggs

The Simple Secret to Easy-Peel Hard Boiled Eggs. Find out the trick at bydawnnicole.com!

The Simple Secret to Easy-Peel Hard-Boiled Eggs. This post contains Amazon Affiliate Links. I only recommend products I own, use, and love.  I love eggs, especially egg salad and deviled eggs. But those treats require hard-boiled eggs. Which requires something I loathe: peeling hard-boiled eggs. Over the years I’ve tried all kinds of methods. Boiling them is […]

The Best At-Home Workouts for Women

The Ultimate Guide to the The Best At-Home Workouts for Women. All my favorite workout DVDs and gear! | bydawnnicole.com

The Best At-Home Workouts for Women. This post contains Amazon Affiliate links. Your price is the same but I get a referral fee which helps support the costs of this site and all the freebies I share. All products are ones I use and love! Read my full disclosures here.   It’s been a while since […]

My Favorite Art Supplies

My Favorite Art Supplies | This is the number one question I get asked and I'm spilling all the details on my favorites from my printer, to paper, to art goodies! | Dawn Nicole Designs| bydawnnicole.com

My Favorite Art Supplies | This is the number one question I get asked and I’m spilling all the details on my favorites from my printer, to which paper I prefer and all my favorite art goodies! This post contains Amazon affiliate links. Your price is the same but I get a small cutback which […]