Rustic Winter Lodge Styled Shoot | offthebeatenpress.com
12Mar

I am so excited to share this with you all. I was asked to help with this styled shoot by the photographer, Erin Kling. She and I went to college together in Harrisonburg and I am so thankful she held on to my name for an event like this….

30 Days of Bible Lettering : Round 3 | offthebeatenpress.com
30Nov

I have had the Instagram handle @BibleType for a few years when I wanted to start a project centered around verses and typography (shocker via the name, right?). I stumbled upon the 30 Days of Bible Lettering group and decided to join in for Round 3.  What I love…

October Chalkboard Lettering | offthebeatenpress.com
14Oct

At my full time job, I sometimes get opportunities to practice my lettering skills. A few months ago I did an lettering for an infographic that we then turned into a video. This time, I just got to draw on a chalkboard about upcoming company events! I do these…

Where there are Octobers | offthebeatenpress.com
01Oct

I was so happy that when we visited Canada this summer, I got to see Green Gables! I hadn’t visited since I was a little kid and it was just a blessing to have a gorgeous afternoon to explore the spot of the island that inspired such a beautiful…

Styled Shoot: Historic Pole Green Church | offthebeatenpress.com
22Sep

I was really excited to work with some other local vendors for this styled shoot. It took place in August at Historic Pole Green Church in Mechanicsville. Ruie + Grace coordinated the whole thing and did a truly incredible job. When they first emailed me about the styled shoot,…

monday motivation: hustle | offthebeatenpress.com
15Aug

Monday’s have been crazy challenging for me recently. I have a long to-do list for my small business and going in to my full time job just takes away all my energy. This morning though, my coworker asked me to letter some Monday Motivation for their instagram feed. It…

be ABCs | offthebeatenpress.com
08Jul

I see these kind of quotes all the time, “Be Bold,” “Be Honest,” etc. I like them a lot, but wanted to write out a list of the ones that I know I need to listen to for myself. This was a really rough sketch, kinda in a more…

We won't know until we get there | offthebeatenpress.com
12Jun

Ever get a song stuck in you head? Always. Now, whenever I do, I practice lettering it, first on paper and then as a vector. I really like what this one says. I’m realizing I don’t know what to do about life a lot of the time, and that…

National Donut Day | offthebeatenpress.com
03Jun

Today is national donut day! I have been working on a series of “dessert cards” which I hope to get out later this year, but as a little preview, I finished up. Here was the sketch I used to create the vector. And then the final vector on top…

Champagne is always the answer | offthebeatenpress.com
24May

I’ve been doing lots of little doodles and things recently to practice and figure out new styles and techniques of lettering. This week I did a little champagne quote. It started simply with a soft tip brush pen and my handwriting. Then I pulled it on the computer and…