Thanks for a great year!

Thanks for a great year!

Posted by on Dec 24, 2013 in blog, news | No comments

Thanks so much for helping make 2013 a busy year for Bright Spot Studio! In the past 12 months, I’ve managed to make time for …

Kourtney Sellers rocks

Kourtney Sellers rocks

Posted by on Aug 14, 2013 in marketing, news | No comments

I had the pleasure of working with the uber-talented Kourtney Sellers again, this time designing her fall Workbook spread.

Freelance preparedness checklist

Freelance preparedness checklist

Posted by on Jul 25, 2013 in advice, blog | No comments

Are you thinking about going full-time freelance? Here’s a step-by-step guide to make the transition go as smoothly as possible.

Bright Spot Studio au Canada

Bright Spot Studio au Canada

Posted by on May 21, 2013 in blog, news | No comments

It’s official: Bright Spot Studio is international. Now that I’m a permanent resident of Canada, I can work on both sides of the border.

Pretty and professional

Pretty and professional

Posted by on Apr 29, 2013 in blog, news | No comments

After 15 years as a reporter for The Washington Post, Terri Sapienza was ready to do something new.

New beginnings

New beginnings

Posted by on Mar 29, 2013 in blog, news, redesign | No comments

Writer and editor Lindsey M. Roberts needed a new website, one that matched the caliber of design work she was covering. Because she specializes in interior design, architecture and decorating trends, she wanted a website that reflected her discerning eye for design.

7 tips for freelancers

7 tips for freelancers

Posted by on Feb 28, 2013 in advice, blog, marketing, social media | 2 Comments

It’s hard to believe Bright Spot Studio has been in full swing for nearly six months now (time flies when you’re having fun)! It’s been incredibly exhilarating, stressful and fulfilling all at the same time, and I can’t imagine doing anything else.

Connecting the dots

Connecting the dots

Posted by on Jan 28, 2013 in advice, blog, marketing, social media | 9 Comments

I just landed a new client this week (woo hoo!), which got me thinking about the common saying, “It’s not what you know, it’s who you know.”

Happy holidays

Happy holidays

Posted by on Dec 23, 2012 in blog, news | No comments

Thanks to my friends, clients and family for making Bright Spot Studio a success this year. I couldn’t have done it without your support and encouragement. Wishing you the happiest of holidays and a prosperous new year!

Grace, love and bookmarks

Grace, love and bookmarks

Posted by on Nov 28, 2012 in blog, marketing, news | No comments

I designed business cards that doubled as bookmarks for friend and client Grace Ogden of Grace Productions for distribution during her event featuring spiritual author Marianne Williamson.