Valentine Crafts at Stanwood Elementary

Valentine Crafts at Stanwood Elementary

Hoping that everyone had a Happy Valentine’s Day like we did, we thought we would share our joy. The studio got to organize the Valentine party at Stanwood Elementary for Miss George’s kindergarten class. Crafts are our specialty and this one was of no exception. Taking recycled canning lids, we

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Websites, SEO, and Marketing

Websites, SEO, and Marketing

When you wear a graphic design hat, it is hard to not be connected with the marketing end of business. Last week we had the privilege of gleaning from a generous and knowledgeable company who is wiling to teach others and keep us up to date with all of the

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New Release in Scrapbook Paper

New Release in Scrapbook Paper

Passing time during cold, snowy months can be a daunting task. Not when you are into scrapbooking! It is the perfect time to hunker down and get your photos organized, “scrapped,” and preserved for a lifetime. The studio has a few new designs we created this week for those who

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Logo for Fusion Leadership Group

Logo for Fusion Leadership Group

Here at the studio, we had the privilege not too long ago to provide a logo for the Fusion Leadership Group. One of the fun parts of this project was creating the many different faces of the logo. As many different looks as the logo now has, that is the

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Handmade Valentine Exchange

Handmade Valentine Exchange

Interested parties wanting to join in a handmade Valentine exchange need to email us their name and mailing address no later than January 31st, 2018. Rules of the exchange are as follows: Email SMH Illustration & Design your name and mailing address We will email you a list of names

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Home Decorating Contest Ornament

Home Decorating Contest Ornament

Calling all Scottdale residents; it is that time of year again when SMH Illustration & Design awards the best decorated home with this beautiful hand etched Christmas tree ornament. How do you enter the contest? Simply upload an image of the home of your choice to our Facebook page and

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Customized Greeting Cards

Customized Greeting Cards

It’s not just our artwork we publish, but other artists and photographers too. This Christmas watercolor of the nativity is just one example. Talented no doubt, this artist did not realize that their artwork can be transformed and circulated so easily. After granting the studio a copy of the original,

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Logo for Big Dream Events

Logo for Big Dream Events

Folks have been there and know that one knows how to plan a party like Big Dream Events. Never heard of them before? While new as a start-up, owners David Mardis and Rob Sheppeck, have been getting recognition for decades as great designers and over-the-top party planners. Deciding to make

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