Dry-Ink: Smart Texturing In Photoshop (and Giveaway)

Jamie Bartlett Blog Post Class, Graphic Design, Skillshare, Typography Leave a Comment 3084 Views

As I’m sure most of you know, Jake teaches on Skillshare. And guess what?! Now I do too! It took some (ok a lot) of convincing/encouragement from Jake, but I finally gave in and did it. I couldn’t be more excited with how the class turned out. To celebrate, I’m even doing a rubber stamp contest for those who complete


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Happy Fourth!

Jamie Bartlett Blog Post Animation, Hand Lettering, Holiday, Motion Graphics, Skillshare Leave a Comment 2003 Views

Wishing everyone a happy Fourth of July filled with all things America! P.S. I took Jake’s Hand Lettering in Motion class on Skillshare yesterday and had lots of fun learning to animate my lettering! Seriously fellow letterers you should give this a try. I’ve never animated before and now I’m addicted.

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The Beginner’s Guide To Animating Custom GIFs (And Giveaway!)

Jamie Bartlett Blog Post Animation, Motion Graphics, Skillshare, Valentines 1 Comment 2293 Views

Alright all you graphic designers out there! Jake released another class on Skillshare called The Beginner’s Guide to Animating Custom Gifs. I know nothing about After Effects/Animating so I got to be the guinea pig in this class to make sure it was truly a beginner’s course. And I have to say it was a super fun class to take!


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The Ultimate Guide to Shape Layers in After Effects

Jake Blog Post Animation, Class, Design, Motion Graphics, Skillshare 2 Comments 3189 Views

I’m thrilled to announce that I’m teaching a second Skillshare class! This new class will give you all the knowledge you need to start making animations using shape layers. You’ll learn everything there is to know about one of After Effect’s most powerful tools! Through the class, you’ll be creating an animation like this one: You can sign up using


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The Pair Elsewhere

Jamie Bartlett Blog Post Decor, Printable, Skillshare Leave a Comment 3629 Views

I got to work with The Kitchn again on some printables for throwing a party with french fries! Now who doesn’t love that kind of party? You can check out and download the printables over on The Kitchn’s site here and here. I am also working with Houzz now! I get to create ideabooks filled with awesome home decor. My


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The Ultimate Guide to Kinetic Type

Jake Blog Post After Effects, Animation, Class, Kinetic Type, Motion Graphics, Skillshare 7 Comments 2225 Views

Today I am so excited to announce that I’ll be teaching a class on Skillshare! Ever since Jamie found Skillshare and took her first class, I knew I wanted to teach my own. I’m so glad I actually went through with it! Teaching is something I’ve always thought I would enjoy; and Skillshare’s format is perfect for my style of


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