A collection of our favorite goods and resources from creatives and makers around the web. Links will lead to the resouce source page 😸.
Freelance, and Business, and Stuff
"We wrote this book based on everything we wish we knew when we started. It's easy to understand, with plenty of humor, and actionable worsheets and checklists to help you finally get started with your own business."
Project Proposal Template
"This template is based on the actual decks we use to land our jobs at Hoodzpah. This is the bones of the proposal that got us work with Disney, Nike, SeatGeek and more! We always get great compliments on it."
Venice Blvd Typeface
"This was the first font I worked on to release with Amy through Hoodzpah. A quirky sans serif just begging to be used in your next brand project. Tons of extra glyphs, too!"
Beverly Drive Right Typeface
"This is a script typeface that has those retro-inspired, old Hollywood vibes! You can dress it up or down. It's so versatile."
The Contract Kit for Creatives
"This collection of 4 essential contract templates is great for artists and creatives getting started doing freelace. They're written and explained by an attorney, with video lessons on how to use!"
Price with Purpose
"This is an amazing resource with in-depth pricing lessons. The real juicy bit is the 35 real-life pricing and negotiation case studies, though. It gives you a behind-the-scenes look at the quote proposals of other creatives."
10B Dweezil: Futuristic Display Sans
"This typeface is another personality rich gem from Tenbury. It feels sci-fi, futuristic, yet a little retro-terminal-ish. So good."
10B Boland: Timeless Geometric Sans
"This typeface has that classic timeless quality. A sexy geometric sans thats great for those big old oceans of copy, but looks great as a headline as well."
10B Woodward: Editorial Sans
"An all caps gothic sans that's absolutely perfect for editorial headlines. It's big, bold, and slim figure make it a great fit for posters, t-shirts, and magazine covers. Reserved to caps only, this poised and fearless typeface is a content creators best friend."
"This was one of the first books I bought to learn lettering properly. It covers all the foundational principles of letterforms and styles. Cover to cover an incredible resource!"
"I love how Karen does a deep dive into the different approaches to creating each letter and number in the alphabet. I reference this book constantly!"
Loom - Video Messaging to Skip Meetings
I use Loom to walkthrough interim proofs that don't require a meeting, but would be way too much to call out in an email. It's a GAME changer. "
"Erik Marinovich's funky 4 weight font family inspired by the classic type on Black Sabbath's Vol. 4."
"Helvetica in the Streets" Mug
"This sturdy ceramic mug is great for holding coffee, pens, La Croix or anything else you can imagine. The perfect desk flair for any creative."
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