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The Bee Sticker: My top seller

I tend to get about 5 or more emails a day alerting me that someone has purchased a sticker from my Bees and Flowers design. Out of curiosity today I thought I’d see just how many Bees and Flowers purchases I had. The total tonight (March 10th) is 401 and out of those 401 I’d say about 90% of those sales were stickers. Apparently my bee sticker is loved by many and that makes me smile.
From this design I’ve also sold tote bags, cell phone cases, dresses, pillows, zip pouches and more. What hasn’t sold from this design has been posters, prints and art boards. I think it has to do with the fact that the main design is a pattern. But anyway, people are buying a lot of bee stickers and I am so curious about what they are doing with them! So if you have purchased the bee sticker from this desi…

Pen to Vector, a tutorial

There’s so much more you can do with a doodle once it’s turned into a vector! You can put it on all of this awesome Redbubble stuff and let it earn you some cash.

All of my art starts with a doodle, it’s that simple. I sketch out a page full of doodles, outline them in pen, and then convert everything to vectors. Then I use Adobe Illustrator to work the individual vector elements into illustrations and patterns. If you want to learn more about my process and try it out, I’ve published my first Skillshare class and it’s all about converting doodles to vectors.

Click here to take my Skillshare class and learn a bit about my design process!

Featured Artist- Week of Feb 20.

Redbubble featured me on their blog complete with an interview! I feel so honored and thankful. I’d put more words here, but I’m speechless at the moment so I when I can collect my thoughts and find the right words I will write more on the topic but for now there’s plenty to read in the interview :)
Featured Artist: JMHurd

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