Free and Legal VINTAGE HOLLYWOOD IMAGES for Print on Demand (Commercial Use)

Post Content Actors, actresses, vintage advertisements, movie posters—they are all here in this huge collection of public domain images. Because they are in the public domain, you can use these images for any project, including commercial projects like print on demand and digital art. Vintage artwork and illustrations are big niches and there are lots… Continue reading Free and Legal VINTAGE HOLLYWOOD IMAGES for Print on Demand (Commercial Use)

Selling Digital Designs With Your Own Website EXPLAINED

Post Content If you have ever wondered about how the business side of selling digital files from your own website works, then this is the video for you. Many sellers bypass sites like Etsy, Creative Fabrica and Creative Market, selling digital files directly to customers. In this video, I go through the process of selling… Continue reading Selling Digital Designs With Your Own Website EXPLAINED

Selling DIGITAL FILES on CREATIVE FABRICA (Masterclass)

Post Content Are you interested in earning passive income selling digital files? There is another option besides Etsy! Creative Fabrica is a huge online platform that is growing with print-on-demand artists, professionals and crafters. You can make money doing what you love—selling digital files online! This masterclass covers everything you need to get going on… Continue reading Selling DIGITAL FILES on CREATIVE FABRICA (Masterclass)

HOW TO LEARN Any Graphic Design Program (Inkscape, Affinity Photo, Adobe Photoshop)

Post Content In this video, I cover 5 “tips” (2 concepts and 3 methods) to help you actually ENJOY LEARNING and help your journey of becoming a graphic design expert! Being able to use graphic design software at a master level unlocks keys to wealth, whether it is selling high-end print-on-demand art prints or beautiful… Continue reading HOW TO LEARN Any Graphic Design Program (Inkscape, Affinity Photo, Adobe Photoshop)

PHOTOSHOP: I Made This In 5 Minutes (Easy Art Technique) – Space Astronaut Artwork

Post Content Whether you are using Photoshop, Affinity Photo, Photopea or any art or photo editing software, the goal is to create stunning works of art that you can hang in your house or sell online without spending a ton of time of them. Here’s a quick technique to create visually arresting space images, featuring… Continue reading PHOTOSHOP: I Made This In 5 Minutes (Easy Art Technique) – Space Astronaut Artwork

Inkscape: Eraser Tool Overview

Post Content The Inkscape eraser is a powerful and easy tool, but sometimes it can be a frustrating tool as well. The Inkscape eraser sometimes works great, and other times it doesn’t erase what we want it to. Here is a step-by-step walkthrough of the Inkscape eraser tool, including the three different feature buttons and… Continue reading Inkscape: Eraser Tool Overview

AFFINITY PHOTO How to Put Stroke Around Text

Post Content Affinity Photo is a great tool for graphic design. However, putting stroke around text can be frustrating as the menu option is actually hidden. In this video, I do a quick walkthrough on how you can add text and put a stroke around it. #craftystax #digitaldesigns #affinityphoto

FREE Online BACKGROUND Remover

Post Content Here’s a free online background remover tool that is great if you don’t have software like Adobe Photoshop, Affinity Photo or the paid version of Canva. With the free version of Canva, it is virtually impossible to remove a background. You can use this instead! Links: https://www9.lunapic.com/editor/?action=transparent #craftystax #backgroundremover #photoshopalternatives

AFFINITY PHOTO – Selection Brush Tool (Including REFINE)

Post Content Affinity Photo is a powerful graphic design software tool. It has a ton of features. However, it can be intimidating for beginners to use. In this video designed for complete beginners, I walk through how you can use the SELECTION BRUSH TOOL. This is especially useful if you want to remove backgrounds (but… Continue reading AFFINITY PHOTO – Selection Brush Tool (Including REFINE)

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FREE STENCIL MAKER (Photoshop Alternative)

Post Content If you don’t have Photoshop or Affinity Photo (or any high-end graphics software), it can be frustrating to manipulate photographs or illustrations. In this video, I do a quick walkthrough of a completely free online tool that enables you to turn a photograph/image into a stencil. It’s easy and fun! Link: https://online.rapidresizer.com/photograph-to-pattern.php #craftystax… Continue reading FREE STENCIL MAKER (Photoshop Alternative)

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FREE PHOTOSHOP ALTERNATIVE – How To Recolor Any Photograph

Post Content If you don’t have graphic design software like Adobe Photoshop or Affinity Photo, it can be frustrating to try to restore old photographs. However, there is a free online tool that recolors old photographs. It’s completely free and easy to use! In this video I do a quick walkthrough on how you can… Continue reading FREE PHOTOSHOP ALTERNATIVE – How To Recolor Any Photograph

THE MET OPEN ACCESS Tutorial (Public Domain Images For Commercial Use)

Post Content The Metropolitan Museum of Art (“The Met”) has over 375,000 images that are considered ‘open access’, which means that you can use them for any commercial or non-commercial purpose without attribution or fee. Basically, they can be used for any reason! The hard part is navigating the huge website and trying to find… Continue reading THE MET OPEN ACCESS Tutorial (Public Domain Images For Commercial Use)

LONG TERM MENTALITY For Selling Digital Files

Post Content Strategy, motivation and dedication—these are the cornerstones for achieving successful passive income when selling digital files like SVG, PNG, JPG, EPS and DXF files. Whether you are selling on Etsy or another digital platform like Creative Fabrica or Creative Market, I recommend THIS MINDSET to achieve sustained output over a long period of… Continue reading LONG TERM MENTALITY For Selling Digital Files

PINTEREST How to Delete a Pin

Post Content Pinterest can be a great tool for saving digital images, but often Pinterest boards get outdated and unwieldy. In this video, I walkthrough how to delete an individual pin in Pinterest. Timestamps: 00:00 The Problem 00:35 Method #1 01:02 Method #2 #pinterest #craftystax #zenwatercooler

MASTERCLASS – HOW TO MAKE & SELL FONTS on ETSY – SVG & TTF Creation & Sales

Post Content If you are a digital designer, one of the most lucrative and fun digital downloads are fonts. In this step-by-step tutorial for absolute beginners, I walk through how to create the actual font components and then create the main font file (that can be used to install in Windows). Timestamps: 00:00 Are Fonts… Continue reading MASTERCLASS – HOW TO MAKE & SELL FONTS on ETSY – SVG & TTF Creation & Sales

HOW TO PROTECT Your Digital Art From Being Stolen

Post Content The world of digital artwork unfortunately includes digital thieves who copy vector files from platforms like Etsy and then either use them for their own projects, or bundle them together and sell them as their own art. I hate digital thieves and you should do everything possible to protect yourself from getting ripped… Continue reading HOW TO PROTECT Your Digital Art From Being Stolen

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Underserviced DIGITAL DESIGN NICHE (for Etsy or Creative Fabrica)

Post Content If you are selling digital designs on sites like Etsy or Creative Fabrica, it can sometimes feel like every niche is saturated and competition is just too overwhelming. However, there are profitable niches in the digital design space. In this video, I cover a big niche with loads of potential. Let your brainstorming… Continue reading Underserviced DIGITAL DESIGN NICHE (for Etsy or Creative Fabrica)

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