Hello Brio Studio is a creative lifestyle blog with the goal of inspiring you to be creative, get outside of your comfort zone, and learn lots of cool stuff. If you like design, illustration, and lettering, this site is for you. Here are some helpful links to get you started:
I've watched my email newsletter list grow by 10-20 subscribers daily since the beginning of 2015. In this post, I investigate how this is possible despite my erratic posting schedule. In the end—it all comes down to content upgrades! Read the post and download the free list of 15 content upgrade ideas.
While I'm obsessed with email management, I'm also obsessed with wanting to do it efficiently. I don't want to spend all day with my inbox open, responding to every little ding and buzz from my phone, or every new (1) notification in my gmail window. Here are my best tips for managing your email, while spending the least amount of time in your inbox., therefore causing you the least amount of stress!
Big changes are coming my way this fall: I quit my job, and I'm relying on my passive income plan! Read the post to see where I plan to focus my energy, what I intend not to do a lot of (client work), and what my financial goals are.
Stay accountable to yourself by keeping track of your progress. Download and print my free 2015 calendar and use it however you'd like! The hand-lettered, minimalist calendar extends until the end of 2016.
Learn how to create hand lettered art using time-saving tips and tricks. Take my newest Skillshare class to follow along! This course is all about lowercase letterforms and minimal sketching.
Color palette inspiration can come from anywhere. A lot of times, beautiful, harmoniously-colored photography is a great place to start. In this tutorial, I walk you through the best and most fool-proof way to develop and build a beautiful color palette from a photograph using Illustrator and the crystallize tool.
Adding “confetti” to your artwork is a great way to add depth, dimension, and interest. It's easy to create your own confetti in Illustrator. Follow my tutorial to create your own digital confetti by creating a custom scatter brush in Illustrator.
If you're a designer, there's always room for you to improve. It doesn't matter if you work at an agency, if you work for yourself, or if you are somewhere in between; developing your skills and taste as a designer is important to maintain your value. Always be growing! Giving and getting feedback can be awkward or painful. Here are tips for giving and getting feedback on your creative work.
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