We aren't botanists, but we strive for botanical accuracy in our flower designs. It's a tricky business when you're dealing with slightly obscure flowers. So imagine our delight/horror/gratitude when a customer DM'd us about an inaccuracy in one of our designs! [Gasp!] [...]
Make a mirror image of design To unlock the design map in Cricut Designer, manually move the design to where you want it to cut from the mat after you click on “Make It.” (It’s easier if you use a bounding box [...]
We made a design for Ahiṃsā (अहिंसा) in the Devanagari Script (देवनागरी), and then we put the design on a shirt. A simple two color print with a graffiti-based style. So? What's the story, morning glory? What is Ahiṃsā (अहिंसा)? Ahiṃsā (अहिंसा), [...]
Newsprint paper is a great choice for artists that sketch/draw/practice daily. For one, it's readily available. Second, it's comparatively inexpensive. Currently, G uses the 18x24 Strathmore Newsprint pad. It's pretty standard newsprint. Which made us think, what other kinds of newsprint are [...]
If I asked you to describe Encelia farinosa anatomy, where would you start? [Waiting for a response...] Ah! Compound flowers you say? That's indeed a good starting point. So, what is a compound flower and what is the opposite of a compound [...]
To alleviate the global shortage of hand sanitizers, the World Health Organization (WHO) created guidelines and formulations for handrubs (WHO handrub). So, we're producing our own! And what better starting point, than with the WHO recommended handrub formulation. The WHO's forumulation is [...]
Myofascial pain syndrome is a chronic pain disorder. In this condition, pressure on sensitive points in your muscles (trigger points) causes pain in the muscle and sometimes in seemingly unrelated parts of your body. This is called referred pain. This syndrome typically [...]
Presenting the Saraswati Aim enamel pin! Because our Saraswati Aim ( ऐँ ) bija mantra collection wouldn’t be complete without an enamel pin... Simple and unadorned, like Saraswati herself. Available in our Etsy shop with either a magnetic or butterfly clutch back.