Thursday, February 3, 2011

Indian Block Printing

I recently did a presentation on this ancient craft for my Surface Design Class.  Check out this unbelievably, beautiful video to see the delicacy and intricate nature of the process!  The video was made for West Elm who sells products from these Indian Artisans.

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Photoshop Tutorial

Etsy usually sends out weekly emails with help on how to improve your store.  The nice part about these blasts are that they usually contain links from fellow Etsians writing how-to's on topics in the hopes that they can pass along stories of their successes and tips on how you too can succeed!  I usually don't spend much time on them as Etsy is a huge time suck, but this one seemed particularly useful!  Check out the link here and my impressive photoshop-ing skills below, thanks to this post!Etsy: Shop Makeover with Photoshop