Ideal Client Series: Part 1 Knowing who your ideal client is, without a doubt, THE most important thing you need to figure out when starting, running, growing your own business. If you don't have a good handle on this one topic, it will be very hard for you to truly succeed and attract the . . .
Branding is such an overwhelming process. Picking colors, choosing a name, fonts, image inspiration. And that's all just the surface of your brand. There's so much more that goes into it. Your content, customer service, the value you provide. If you feel like you don't have a creative mind, it may . . .
You could use this gorgeous color combination any-time of the year. But it's super-fun for a less traditional approach to a patriotic theme! The color palette includes: a brick red, deep red, medium turquoise, light gray, and a perfect medium gray! Who would this type of branding appeal . . .
Set a feeling for the tropics or sunset with this warm-toned branding! The tropical color palette includes: a light/medium gray, lilac purple, deep raspberry, dark coral (that color of the year again!), and a warm golden yellow! Who would this type of branding appeal to? Anything having to do . . .
I love the bright pop of color in this true summer color palette! It just screams "summer" and "sunshine" to me! This branding contains the following color palette: bright sky blue, golden yellow, dark red, pumpkin orange, and a slate gray. Who would this type of branding appeal . . .
You've probably heard of Etsy and maybe even Creative Market, well, you can add the brand new Direct Creatives website to your list of go-to platforms. Use it to search for business tools, design elements, clip art, graphics and more! Photo Credit: @directcreatives About Direct . . .
This chill branding contains the following beach color palette: light moss green, light turquoise, dark turquoise, coral (the color of the year!), and royal blue. It evokes the lazy, hazy days of summer and a calm feeling. Who would this type of branding appeal to? Anything having . . .
Mood boards are used in many industries! Companies who create products will have mood boards to illustrate their upcoming packaging designs. The fashion world uses mood boards to inspire a new collection or clothing line. interior design firms, production companies, set designers, and well... . . .
Personal branding and building your brand story are all the rage right now. Small business owners should have a strong awareness of what their brand is, how it is perceived in the world, and the elements that go into creating their brand image. One of the most fun aspects of creating your brand can . . .
Don't be afraid to brand yourself and move on. Sometimes, I wonder what I'm doing, and where I'm taking my business. Do you ever feel that way?? Then, out of the blue, a conversation brings it all back for you. And I'm reminded that I want to be the person to encourage you to brand . . .