Happy Fridays: Lovely Letterpress Roundup!
After our popular giveaway last week I thought it might be fun to post some letterpress inspiration on the blog this week! I have compiled some examples of gorgeous letterpressed business cards and calling cards below. Perhaps it may even sway those who have been too timid to give letterpress a try in the past. Everyone needs at least one piece of letterpress in their life…believe me 🙂
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Happy Friday everyone!
napcp contributor meet Kristen Smith
About the Contributor: Kristen Smith is a graphic designer and illustrator residing in Augusta, GA with her fiance Jon-Michael and two fur babies, Desmond and Penelope. She knew from a very young age that she wanted to do something creative and began taking design classes in high school. After receiving a BFA in Graphic Design from the University of Georgia, she worked hard to establish a freelance career and officially launched her own company in 2011. Kristen is an award-winning designer, a celebrated creative for Minted.com, and has been working with NAPCP since it's inception in 2009. She has a passion for fresh and beautiful designs with subtle feminine hints and a dash of whimsy. Her passion for design is rivaled only by her passion for animals. She has been an avid animal rights supporter for many years and presently works with a local rescue organization fostering and rehabilitating cats. When she is not designing or sketching, you can find her crafting or in the garden! She is also an entertainment junkie and watches entirely too many movies and television shows. Kristen looks forward to the extraordinary possibilities each new day brings!
The 2017 NAPCP Retreat GiveawayRemember the January NAPCP Retreat? Yes, the amazing event that blew up your Facebook and Instagram feeds is back again. The 2017 NAPCP Retreat is taking a turn toward the south (ern California, that is), and connecting you with some of our favorite inspiring industry luminaries at what will no doubt be a breathtaking, rejuvenating […]
Free Printables: Halloween Luminaries!If you’re looking for a fun activity to do with your kids this week-before-Halloween — look no further! We created a free set of Halloween luminary templates for you! First, gather your supplies. Select your designs, and help your child cut them out. Next, tape or paste your creepy ‘carvings’ onto your paper bags (or, […]
Inspiration Board PrintableIn the midst of busy season and so. many. sessions., we know you’re practically tied to your desk! We appreciate the effort that goes into all those beautiful holiday cards, just as much as the thought and yes, even sweat, that goes into photographing the perfect family photo. We’re excited to share some of the […]
9 Ways Photographers Can Give BackDon’t you feel lucky to have a job that makes people happy? You do something which evokes smiles, and if you’ve done a really good job, tears of joy. Now imagine spreading those emotions beyond your client base and sharing them with a huge audience. As photographers, we are uniquely poised to make an impact […]
We are so delighted that you are here. The National Association of Professional Child Photographers is an association whose mission is to promote and support the artistry and integrity of professional child photographers. To accomplish this mission, NAPCP provides the most comprehensive resources for its members, bringing together a community of passionate artists committed to growth in their skills, their artistry, and their businesses.
NAPCP.com (formally pronounced "NAP-C-P") is a place where professional child photographers can come and connect, learn, teach, aspire and grow. It is also a valuable resource for parents who are looking for a professional child photographer in their area, and want to be inspired and educated about our specialized industry.
New in the Store: Spring Marketing Postcard Pack!
Introducing our Spring Marketing Postcard Pack! We have partnered with our friends at Artifact Uprising so that you can use these templates to make unique, customized, and memorable marketing pieces to remind your clients to book for spring and summer! The set includes 8 unique postcard designs perfect for engaging your returning clients. The designs […]
NAPCP Retreat: Live Portfolio Review
Today we have a special treat for you — a video of the Live Portfolio Review, hosted by Dan Brouillette, and 2014 Photographer of the Year Jennifer Kapala, from the NAPCP Retreat. This video has wonderful tips for submitting your images in the January 2016 International Image Competition (open now!, and ending February 18th). Submit […]
6 Ways to Prepare for a Newborn Session
Hi! I’m Natalie Balen-Cinelli, owner and operator of Lolabean Photography. I’m in my 5th year as a full-time newborn photographer and, like many of you, I discovered my love of photographing newborns and children when my oldest daughter was born. I quickly became obsessed with documenting her every move. Fast forward two years, and I […]
Holiday Wine Label Printable!
Looking for a last minute DIY gift? In need of a holiday party favor? Download our Holiday Wine Label printables below! We have created two festive designs that are easy to print, peel and stick! After downloading, make sure to purchase the correct corresponding Avery templates that we used here! We chose bottles with smaller labels […]