learn to design + launch your own business
productivity: fave tools for shipping orders like a pro
what if you could learn to design and launch your own business in ONE streamlined course? that would be pretty amazing, right? well, guess what, my friend! that is EXACTLY what we’re doing right here at the loft + co! i’m launching an awesome new, all-in-one DESIGN + BUSINESS course that will do just that. […]
design style: how to find your signature designer style
running a product-based business has a lot of moving parts, and shipping orders is just one. but obviously a super important part! to make things run smoothly, first, ya need the right tools! first things first. start with an organized workspace. set yourself up for success by having a dedicated space that has all the […]
pick a design path: what kind of designer are you?
having your own signature design style is what makes you stand out from the crowd. when you’re a designer you need to be versatile, learn to adapt, and work in lots of different styles, too. this is especially true if you’re working as a freelancer working for clients or working in/with an ad agency. in these instances, […]
design speak: 12 terms all designers should know
one of the coolest things about being a graphic designer is the many, many, many paths you can take in your career. since design is quite literally everywhere, the possibilities are kinda endless. so there’s no shortage of clients in need, or customers looking for the next cool thing to buy. if you’re looking to […]
designer tool box: my top 5 must-have design tools
i’m fluent in two languages: english and design. technically, i should be fluent in spanish, too, after 4 years of it in high school, but, eh not so much. in the design world, there’s a whole ton of acronyms and lingo. and if you’re new to it, it can totally sound like a foreign language! […]
oh, hello! welcome to the loft + co.!
do you have a design toolbox? did you know you need one? yup! to be a professional designer you need the right tools to do the job, just like a carpenter needs theirs. i mean…sure, you could cobble some things together in Word (cringe!!). but Word is not meant for design. and therefore is SO […]
hey hey, robyn here! so nice to meet you! welcome to the loft + co. a brand spankin’ new creative hangout for aspiring and experienced designers alike! i’m so glad you stopped by, and hope you’ll follow along as i fill this blog with my fave design tips and resources, and pull back the curtain […]