18 May 2012

A wreath banner



Recently, the lovely Nat from Modern Buttercup contacted me about updating her blog banner to give her blog a new lease of life for the summer! Of course I said yes! If you've been following my blog for awhile you'll know I gave her blog a makeover a good few months ago now, it was my first go at a bit design work that wasn't for my own blog, so I was quite nervous about making everything just so, I learnt a lot, including how to make a roll-over nav bar which was impressive even for me! ;) 

For her new banner she wanted something light and floral, a sweet summer wreath. After she showed me a few examples I got to work drawing lots of flowers! I had initially wanted to draw and paint it all by hand with my watercolours, but as I drew so many flowers separately to put together in photoshop, I ended up colouring it digitally with my tablet for a change.
I then had a nightmare with my scanner not cooperating and pencil lines turning out pure black, but after  fixing that, everything was smooth sailing and the wreath came together quite nicely! :)

If anyone's looking for any design... things, I'm free for the summer so send me an email! I don't do full blog designs, more mini make-overs .. much more affordable!

Hope your weekend is starting off well!!
xo Annabel

P.S. Can you see the last tab? I had to google how to print screen on a mac because I forgot, what a fail!

4 comments

  1. Emily Charlotte19 May 2012 at 12:46

    That's such a lovely design. I'd definitely be interested in a new header! How much would you charge for one?xxx

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  2. I love your blog, it's adorable!
    And the wreath is beautiful!
    New Follower!
    xox

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  3. Hi Emily!
    It depends on what you're after in the design, whether there's hand drawn illustrations or just digital design & text, it would be no more that £15 for a header with 2 revisions :)
    xo

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  4. Aw gosh, thank you so much!
    xo

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