Tricky Letter Combo Practice Sheets: Set 2 of reader-requested letter combos! I hope you enjoy this series of Free Brush Calligraphy Practice Worksheets. Tricky Letter Combo Practice Sheets: Set 2 This is set two of four of reader-requested tricky letter combos. As I mentioned in my last Trick Letter Combo Worksheet post, I kept a list as the comments rolled in on social media. The
17 Online Resources for Learning Art, Lettering, + Design 17 Online Resources for Learning Art, Lettering, + Design It’s no secret around here that I love taking online classes and constantly learning new things. Something you may not know it that I have a mission statement for my company. Dawn Nicole Designs® Mission Statement My mission as an artist and blogger is to inspire a
Floral Typography Free Mother’s Day Coloring Page + Card. Color the card for mom or print the coloring page and spend some quality time coloring with her! Floral Typography Free Mother’s Day Coloring Page + Card Flowers and Mother’s Day go hand in hand. And I’m loving mixing florals with typography lately, so it seemed like the perfect fit for a Mother’s Day design! This design
May Font + Design Bundle Giveaway. A new month. A new font + design bundle. A new giveaway. Three lucky winners will get the May Bundle! I am not compensated for these posts, but my friends at The Hungry JPEG are kind enough to sponsor the giveaway portion each month. This post contains affiliate links. May Font + Design Bundle Giveaway I’m so excited to
DND Favorite Things: Skillshare Online Classes. Four reasons I love online classes + two FREE Months of Skillshare Premium for my readers! This post was written thanks to collaborating with my friends at Skillshare. They are one of this month’s DND Partner Program sponsors. Sponsors allow me to pay my bills and still give things away free to you all. Win, win! 😍 This post contains sponsored links. DND
Free Cool Tone Watercolor Graphics Free Cool Tone Watercolor Graphics Hi! It’s Torrie from Fox + Hazel, and I am so happy to be back on Dawn’s blog to share a great post with you. As a fellow designer, I’m also a junkie for versatile and cute and FREE graphics to use. My hard drive may have an excessive amount of clipart and graphics residing
A Year of Color: May Challenge Prompts. Join these free monthly challenges on Instagram to practice improve your art + lettering skills! A Year of Color: May Challenge Prompts Be sure to tag your daily letterings + doodles over on Instagram with #DNDyearofcolor and/or #DNDChallenge so we can all see it. You can also tag me, @bydawnnicole, in your pic so I get a notification when you post. Doing
How to Price Your Design + Lettering Work. Tips and tricks I’ve learned along the way, plus my favorite resource for determining how to price your work. How to Price Your Design + Lettering Work Direct sales. Third-party sales. Flat fees. Licensing. Royalties. All the elements of pricing your work as a freelance designer and artist can be super overwhelming. Why is pricing so hard?
Adobe Illustrator Video Tutorial: Adding Character to Your Lettering. A reader-requested tutorial on how to add color and shading to your lettering digitally in AI. Adobe Illustrator Video Tutorial: Adding Character to Your Lettering Yesterday, I share this photo on social media and several readers requested a tutorail on how I add the kraft paper, color, and shading digitially. It’s actually a pretty simple process!
May 2017 Calendar + Tech Pretties. One of my most popular posts each month are these free pretty printables and calendars for your tech! May 2017 Calendar + Tech Pretties “The month of May is the pleasant time; its face is beautiful; the blackbird sings his full song, the living wood is his holding, the cuckoos are singing and ever singing; there is a welcome before