What tools do you use for scrapbooking and/or designing?

+ Photoshop CS5 for digital scrapbooking. Things like adding text to photos, making photo collages, etc. is all done in photoshop.

+ Illustrator CS5 for designing. Things like creating patterns for papers, icons, wordart, cut files, etc.
I use the Wacom Bamboo Tablet to create most of my hand drawn wordart.

What printer do you use?

Canon Pixma MG6320

What paper do you use to print journal cards?

Pure White Cardstock (cover weight) from Paper Source


What cameras do you use?

I use my iphone 6 and recently upgraded to a full frame camera, the Nikon D800. The only lens I’m using right now is the 50mm f/1.4.

What photo editing tools do you use?

+ Replichrome I (Lightroom)
+ PicTapGo (editing on the phone)
+ RadLab (photoshop)
See this post for examples of my favorite presets.

What software do you use to organize your photos?
I use Lightroom 5

Where do you print your photos?

Persnickety Prints for amazing quality prints and Costco Photo Center when I need something quick.


Am I allowed to use elements from your digital kits to design my blog?

If your site is personal (a blog, a site where you are not selling anything or promoting your products, etc.): YES.

If your site is commercial (your photography website/blog, etc.) YES, as long as you purchase a professional use license. Please email me to obtain a professional use license.

If you are a designer creating blogwear, customized templates, etc. for clients: NO.

For more information on my terms of use policy please refer to my licensing page or email me.