Canva will help you design your marketing materials if you are new to them. It’s simple to create graphics with Canva like Pinterest pins, Facebook posts, ebooks, logos, and anything else you might need for your business. There is an extensive library of photos, videos, and fonts. It also has many other design elements, such […]

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May 9, 2022

What is Canva? | Canva for Interior Designers

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In recent months many social media platforms including Pinterest and Instagram have updated their platforms to include shoppable tags that allow consumers to shop images. It is important for all of us to remember as designers, these are consumer-driven platforms their goal is not to assist a designer in their own consumer-driven business. However, their […]

Business, Business Tips, Interior Design

March 14, 2022

Designers Guide to Not be “Shopped” by Social Media Platforms

In today’s times, photorealistic renderings are everywhere. Many people might want to jump on the “trend” or the times and add renderings to their interior design firm. However, there are bigger reasons/whys to get involved in making sure that your firm is on top of your visual communication strategy! These images are the first reaction […]

Business Tips, Interior Design, Rendering

September 7, 2021

Why are photorealistic renderings important to interior design?

Hello All! Exciting developments are happening in the world of social media. If you have been following me in my personal life on Instagram or Facebook you know that I have always been a huge advocate that if you are an interior designer you need to be on social media. Making social media a priority […]

Business Tips, Interior Design, Rendering

July 13, 2021

How to Create Reels (Interior Designer Edition) | Lauren Ashley Design | Graphic Design for Interior Designers

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As an interior designer, you need a way to clearly communicate your design effectively. It’s important to find the right workflow for your business. Your processes may differ from others and that is okay! Canva and Photoshop can help you present visually to your clients with perfection!

Business, Business Tips, Interior Design, Rendering

May 27, 2021

Photoshop vs. Canva | Which one should I use for my interior design business?

The most famous example of a photorealistic rendering is called the Utah Teapot. In 1975, Utah Ph.D. researcher Martin Newell was experimenting with a new form of CAD. Throughout this research, he developed models to create and transform into a 3D photorealistic image. At first, he made simple shapes, including the donut and chess pieces, but he became stuck at the next hurdle at home. When speaking about his dilemma with his wife, Sandra, she suggested he design a teapot.

Business Tips, Interior Design, Rendering

May 20, 2021

What is rendering and where did it come from?

Knowing how to brand your content cohesively is not something taught in interior design school. Learning the key principles of graphic design will ensure that your documents, website, and social media will present a well-thought-out brand to your potential clients helping turn them into paying clients.

Business, Business Tips, Interior Design

May 5, 2021

Why Graphic Design is Important to Your Interior Design Business

Putting my dreams on hold for my wife’s plan may seem like it would be difficult, but for me, it has been natural. Once I saw how passionate my wife was about her business, the next step came naturally.

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March 29, 2021

Being Married to a Woman Entrepreneur

As a Virtual Design Assistant myself, I use each of these products daily and they have helped me grow my business tremendously within the past year. It’s important when growing your virtual design assistant business to have software in place to organize yourself and your clients.

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March 2, 2021

Recommend Apps and Software for Your Virtual Design Assistant Business.

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Marketing Your Interior Design Business : Today we are going to look at how to leverage your target audience in a way that is organic and real so your clients will come to you. With interior Design you use 6 key tricks to market your business

Business, Business Tips, Interior Design

February 20, 2021

Marketing your Interior Design Business

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