BlackStone Studio Blog

I blog about my design work, share tips & personal experiences!

Zion’s Purpose Logo

Zion’s Purpose Logo

Do you wish you had a professional looking logo? Would you like someone to help you bring your vision and ideas to life?

Staying Organized

Staying Organized

Do you believe that a failure to plan is a plan to fail? I’ll admit, I’m annoyingly organized.

Work/Life Balance

Work/Life Balance

Finding my work/life balance is hard, especially as a solopreneur.

H2 Electrical Contractors

H2 Electrical Contractors

Wrapping up a new logo design is truly the best part of my job! Here is one I recently created for H2 Electrical Contractor

Texas News Network Logo

Texas News Network Logo

There are plenty of designers you can hire to create your new logo, but I’d like to think the way I do things really sets me apart.

My Workday

My Workday

What does your workday look like? When I turn on my computer every morning, I’m usually greeted by a few dozen emails.

Spill the Tea – A Kind Review

Spill the Tea – A Kind Review

Wanna know the tea?! I could spill it all myself, but I’d rather let Sally from the Landa Gardens Conservancy do it!

ecoEDI Quick Guide

ecoEDI Quick Guide

Seize the opportunity to finally get that design project going! How about a digital how-to guide to send out to your mailing list like this one I just created for ecoEDI?

Birthday Week

Birthday Week

I celebrated another year of life yesterday, and since it’s still my birthday week, allow me to share with you a bit about myself growing up.

Business Hats

Business Hats

In my business, I wear many hats. Every solopreneur has a collection of hats that serve a purpose and have to be worn every now and then.

VECCS Magazine Ad

VECCS Magazine Ad

Companies come up with ways to continue to do business in these troubled times. And I am grateful to have clients that are among those who are strong and resilient.

Visual Thinker

Visual Thinker

Inspiration is the backbone of my business. As a graphic designer, I thrive on ideas and dreams that come to me.

Bad Ideas

Bad Ideas

Have you ever had a great idea… that turned out to be the worst idea EVER?!

Working From Home

Working From Home

Let’s talk about working from home. Why do (or don’t) you like about working from home?

Life Safety Training Guide

Life Safety Training Guide

There’s nothing like the satisfaction of looking at a finished project to give you a boost. Like this training guide for Life Safety that I just wrapped up a few days ago.

Coloring

Coloring

When I was little, I never passed up a chance to color. I can still remember the excitement over a new drawing book. I liked the feel of the smooth crayons, and I loved getting the crayon boxes that came with a sharpener in them. Remember those? Today, I still get...

Notebooks

Notebooks

Can I justify buying as many notebooks as I want if they inspire my business?

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