Focus on Ma-mé, one last thing

The last thing left in January’s focus was to make a business card size mould and deckle for Trina and make some paper together.  Schedules ended up not synching right, so we didn’t get to make the paper together, but I got the mould and deckle made and made her a double handful of blank cards to start with. So cute, I love tiny paper. AND, bonus, this was done before the end of the month, so I am all sorts of achieving goals.  And February’s focus of the airbrush…

Focus on branding Ma-mé, completed!

This was so fun.  January was full of busyness and business, with freelance gigs and fun gigs and getting Trina’s site all set up. The entire plan for her site was to jab at a WordPress template until it looked how she wanted, had what she wanted in it and could be updated and maintained easily by someone with minimal web skills.  And we were totally able to do it!  I did some basic poking and coding and then we hung out, both refreshing browsers (on a laptop and a…

Focus on branding Ma-mé, the logo

Ooh branding! Trina needed a logo to use for her blog/site, for Etsy and to turn into a rubber stamp to use in packaging.  She sent me a bunch of type she liked and I made a moodboard because those are fun to do while your brain thinks. This image she liked the lettering in a bit, and it already had the right letters. So I played with that a bit and sent it to her. It wasn’t quite working, so I pulled out some markers and played some more.…

January focus: branding Ma-mé

I totally knew what I was going to do for this month’s focus, then I had dim sum on new year’s day with friends and a new, fun challenge was presented. I asked my lovely friend Trina why she hadn’t blogged in so long and the short answer was that she needed to re-brand her business and that was acting like a roadblock. When I found out what she needed and wanted I realised that I could totally do this for her. It’s been a bit since I’ve done a…