Author Archives: DawnGillDesigns

About DawnGillDesigns

Finally able to make stuff and get paid for it!!! How cool is this?!

7 Steps to a User-Friendly Blog — Meeka’s Mind

  Thanks to Meeka for this. I rarely blog, so hadn’t reviewed my settings since creating this site in 2016. The thing I like most about WordPress is stumbling across interesting people through the comments left on a site I … Continue reading

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Self-publishing via Word and Createspace – overview

http://wp.me/p25AFu-2CD So….I don’t have the skills or imagination to be a proper writer. ACFlory, on the other hand does and is. She has also done some serious research, so you don’t have to…

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New commission equals new tool…and I made a mistake so you don’t have to.

Well. A girl can NEVER have too many tools. Nope. Never. And Grandad always told me to invest in the best I could afford, and assume I would grow into the tool. I didn’t quite understand what he meant at … Continue reading

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Ideas…

I guess it must be much worse for writers. I get asked about inspiration quite often. All sorts of things contribute to an idea for a design; the weather, the allotment, my enthusiasm for geek. Fashion rarely plays into it, … Continue reading

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Happy Dance

Sometimes a week can’t get any better; and this, so far, has been one of those weeks. I’ve had some jewellery accepted by a lovely, small, family run gift shop in Tavistock (on the edge of Dartmoor since you ask!)  and was … Continue reading

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