I have mentioned Patreon briefly in the past and am finally revisiting it! And it's getting better & better! Incase you need a refresher on what exactly Patreon is then check out this post for the details. I also have all the specific details of what my Patreon page is at the end of the post, so keep scrolling to learn more about it. Proof & Parchment's Patreon page has been slightly revamped and you can see the details here. Based on this new setup I am going to focus on a new theme ... Read the Post
If you want to get started with hand lettering, don't stress, it might be easier than you think! And you can start today! For real you don’t need anything fancy and you don’t need to sign up for a ton of classes or buy all the supplies to start. It really is a great creative outlet with an easy entry point. I have listed below a few ways to get started with hand lettering. You can pick and choose which items on the list to start with, but basically if you have a pen (or pencil) and a piece ... Read the Post
Brush Pens & MarkersCheck out the best markers and pens I personally love & use daily
Back to school time to me equals the start of fall season and leads directly to holiday crazy time. But I’m trying to not jump ahead to quickly and wanted to share some ways to prepare for this change of season. Even though I’m not going back to school and don’t have any kids going back to school I still know what it’s like this time of year. I know that finding new supplies can make a big difference in mentality. And I know that keeping on top of what's going on by staying organized is super ... Read the Post
I love having a variety of coffee mugs because it’s a fun way to start the day. I also love designing unique items for my shop which means I have plenty of these mugs to share! In my shop I have a variety of camp mugs that I'm sure you will find one just for you. I thought it would be fun to go through a few of them to give you insight into the variety and help you find the perfect one! If coffee mugs aren't your thing but you are looking for fun gift ideas check out my favorite things over ... Read the Post
I have a few hand lettering resources including books that I have turned to frequently in my journey. I have mentioned a few in the past and have them on my favorites page here. While I love these books, it seems every time I look up there’s a new one being raved about. So I think I need to work on expanding my library of hand lettering books. With that said this is my current Amazon wish list of hand lettering books that I don’t have (yet) but still would recommend checking out. My ... Read the Post
Let's Get InspiredCheck out these creative & inspiring books!
Running a business, specifically an online business can be done a million different ways and might seem a bit mysterious. So I thought I’d dive into the nitty gritty details of what it costs to start an Etsy shop which also includes my website and blog. Disclaimer: I am in no way an expert at this online business thing and am learning and trying out new things all the time. I won’t be going into all of the details of each item I use. However I have my top business tools post here and here if ... Read the Post