THE JELLY BLOG

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#block-yui_3_17_2_1_1597012517632_4187 .sqs-gallery-block-grid .sqs-gallery-design-grid { margin-right: -0px; } #block-yui_3_17_2_1_1597012517632_4187 .sqs-gallery-block-grid .sqs-gallery-design-grid-slide .margin-wrapper { margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; } Get your Freebie! Join Mrs. Wheeler’s Classroom See it on social This past weekend a design legend passed away at the age of 91. Many of you may have never heard his name but I’d bet that all […]

Mrs. Wheeler

7/01/20

Remembering Milton Glaser

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This month I am rallying the top books on my shelf that have helped me with my creativity and business mindset. If you have read some, I’d love to hear what you think! If you have questions before buying (or looking at the library) don’t hesitate to ask me about them. You can message me […]

On My Shelf

6/15/20

Creative Biz Books

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Growing up, I use to burn a CD back-up of my computer files every few months. I still have the giant stack of discs labeled in sharpie with the year and details. Little did I know how much more space computers would hold and how many more photo files I would have! All this is […]

Resources

6/01/20

Back that Up

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    This lesson includes some super duper special guests! These totally awesome designers have given me, Mrs. Wheeler, some of their talented designs for me to critique! All month we’ve been learning how to better look at and talk about design. It’s been leading to this moment! Using elements and principals of design with […]

Design 101, Mrs. Wheeler

5/27/20

Let’s Critique Real Designs

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Get your freebie! Join Mrs. Wheeler’s Classroom Alright Advanced Design students, it’s time to put our design skills to the test in a new way! We look at SO much good design that when it comes time to talk about it, we freeze! Today we will expand on our theme- Looking at Design- and learn […]

Mrs. Wheeler

5/20/20

Critique Do’s and Don’t

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  Get your freebie! Join Mrs. Wheeler’s Classroom See it on social In today’s Design 101 lesson we will learn how to properly view design in the wild! We’ll discover core elements of graphic design, so that we can better look at design (which also happens to be our theme this month!) If you haven’t […]

Design 101, Mrs. Wheeler

5/13/20

Design in the Wild

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  get your font freebie! Join Mrs. Wheeler’s Classroom Let’s keep the font love going! Comment with the font that you use the most! There are many more typefaces I didn’t get to today, so let me know which ones I should research next! See it on social LEARN MORE ILLUSTRATOR! Melissa Yaeger has an […]

Design 101, Mrs. Wheeler

4/22/20

Popular Font History

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  Get your Freebie! Join Mrs. Wheeler’s Classroom   Since this was just a small glimpse of the vast shortcut options, please comment and share your most used Adobe Illustrator short-cut(s): comment here For extra credit, you can tag a designer pal who may benefit from this lesson! See it on social   Welcome to […]

Design 101, Mrs. Wheeler

4/15/20

Adobe Illustrator Shortcuts

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  get your freebie! Join Mrs. Wheeler’s Classroom You know, since we are just getting started, let’s keep things simple. Tag a friend in the comments who you think should be tuning in and taking Mrs. Wheeler’s Design 101 lessons! I’ll be checking and giving grades on participation! See it on social   Welcome to […]

Design 101, Mrs. Wheeler

4/08/20

Symbols You Use, But May Not Know

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I have accumulated many books about color and while they look awesome, they are also full of history, science, fine art, and much more! Below are the four books I currently have on my shelf that I honestly don’t open as often as I should. They are filled with inspiration and powerful references. Designer or […]

On My Shelf

7/31/19

All About Color