How To Do Cheater Calligraphy

How to Do Cheater Calligraphy: Simple Steps + Video |

How to Do Cheater Calligraphy Press Play! Several of you have been asking for videos so I gave it a shot the other day (and not one of my kids busted in the room. Winning.) While I’m practicing traditional calligraphy, it’s not easy (especially for this lefty). In the meantime, I do a lot of cheater […]

September Calendar Print + Desktop Wallpaper

Free Print of the Week: September Calendar Print + Desktop Wallpaper |

September Calendar Print + Desktop Wallpaper Yay for Fall! Download the September Calendar + Tech Pretties below (personal use only, please). 8×10 September Calendar Printable  September Desktop Wallpaper (for your computer) The 8×10 is a PDF. For the Desktop Wallpaper, simply click the link to pull up the image in a new window. Right-click the image to save to your […]

EOS Lip Balm Card Printable + Cut File

Teacher Gift Idea: You're out of this world awesome EOS Lip Balm Card Printable + Silhouette Cut File |

EOS Lip Balm Card Printable + Cut File. This post was originally shared on The Pinning Mama on May 5, 2015. It’s back to school season which means it’s a great time for little gift ideas that show teachers we appreciate them! You might remember I made a Hello Sunshine version of these (which I’ll […]

30 Day Lettering + Doodle Challenge

30 Day Lettering + Doodle Challenge: August Prompts | #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” 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 |

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! |

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 |

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 |

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! |

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

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 […]