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How to add a Showit Website Template to your Account

Tutorials

If you’re reading this, that just might mean you’ve found the perfect site design – from my template shop – for your business and want to upload that website design into your Showit account ASAP. Well, you’re in the right place! (And if that isn’t the case, you’re still welcome here! But maybe check out […]

Hide a Pinterest Blog Image

Tutorials

Sometimes you want to hide the Pinterest image you create for your blog posts for aesthetic reasons, or so that it doesn’t distract from the other content, OR because it feels redundant.

Copywriting – an Intricate Part Branding

Branding

Did you know that copywriting is an intricate part to your brand? I imagine not since you are reading this post, and that’s totally okay! Branding is not just the visual identity of your business, but also involves the written word. While we are a branding studio and focus on creating organic & beautiful brands, […]

Whittington Bridal

Branding

Whittington Bridal wanted a facelift. The logo they had started their business with was lacking in character and with a font that would not last the test of time. When we set off to rebrand them, they wanted to make sure it would be timeless as well as elegant…yet still approachable to target their ideal […]

Finding a Designer That Fits Your Style (is easier than expected)

Website

Recently while surfing good ol’ time-stealing Facebook, I saw a post in one of the groups we follow. This post was asking for recommendations for Web Designers. They just couldn’t seem to find a designer that had the style they wanted. They didn’t want to work with someone who “could” design it that way if […]

The most important thing you need for your new photography business

Website

When starting your photography business, it’s easy to become distracted or overwhelmed by all the many things you need to do. Not only that, we are constantly trying to convince ourselves that we can really do this. It’s scary, right? We understand, and that’s why we want to be honest with you. There is something […]

Brand + Website for Greg M. Photography

Portfolio

Greg Morgan, one of my first and most memorable clients in my business career, is a New Mexico Senior portrait photographer. She captures the excitement and beauty of each client in her warm and inspiring style. Greg came to me in dire need of a refresh. Her website especially wasn’t reflecting her talents or generating […]

Brand + Website for Fresh Light Photography

Portfolio

I had the privilege of working with Leigh from Fresh Light Photography, a Houston based Maternity and Newborn photography. Together we created a new brand and website that would showcase her photography style and attract new clients. Inspiration Using her own photography, as well as imagery from Pinterest, we created a mood board to evoke […]

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