Entries by jessalyn

Looking for a Sales Person

I’m a graphic designer and branding specialist working in Edmonton. I’m looking to work with someone who excels at and loves business development and sales. You would be good for this position if you have experience in sales and want to work on your own schedule. You would be in charge of acquiring new clients […]


Hi folks, it’s been a long time since I’ve actually posted anything here… but I’ve been doing stuff! I’m moving into brand strategy and planning, so I can help you better strategize your brand within your marketing plan. I’ve worked on many projects, including logos, booklets, books, and trade-show graphics, and upped my networking game! […]

Best Art! November Edition

It’s time for some excellent art! RIP to a Former Art Site This month marks the end of an era… Canadian website Nuvango has stopped being amazing. They used to sell protective skins for any device you could want to skin and had a large selection of artists (you would always find new amazing folks on there) […]

Chimera: Monarazzly

So, it turns out bears are terrifying. Just in case you didn’t know. This is a Mongoose (a “slender” mongoose, to be specific), Grizzly Bear, and Parakeet.

Tip: Consistency

Consistency: conformity with other or earlier attitudes, practices, etc. Being consistent in whatever face you’re putting out to the world doesn’t mean you’ll be boring… unless that’s the face you’re aiming to put out there. What it does mean is that all your materials will feel the same. This includes the look of your logo, […]

Weekly Chimera Sketches

Extra post! I’ve been doing “chimera” sketches as a drawing exercise for the past little bit, and posting them for general entertainment. (Most of them are creepy, some are cute…) I’m posting here the ones I’ve done so far, and will post them weekly when I make new ones! (You can also find them on […]

Link Wednesday – November 2015

What Not to Do When Sending Business Holiday Cards Takeaway: Have you committed any of these faux-pas? Ordered too late? Mailed your cards a week late? Misspelled your clients’ names? Do you even send holiday cards? Would you like to have a custom card to send your clients? You still have until the end of November […]

What Is a Graphic Designer?

This is probably not something you’ve lain awake pondering (unless you’re a graphic designer yourself: hi!), but what, exactly, is a graphic designer? Is a graphic designer a fancy word for an artist? Are we just typography geeks and colour nerds? Do we have training? “What does a graphic designer do?” Graphic designers take strategies, […]