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Nellie Le
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We got our new button maker this week and I made a bigger version of the Lucky Cat button. I like this version a lot better than the 1inch version because the details look crisper. Also, I'm having a sale right now for 4th of July Weekend. Get 25% off all orders with code: HAPPY4TH ...
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We (Kevin, actually) also just ordered a new button maker. We're upgrading to 1.5inch buttons! That means we can finally put more detailed images on buttons. All my previous designs that didn't make the cut (because they looked like crap on an 1inch button) now have a second chance.
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I'm Nellie, a designer & illustrator living in Los Angeles. Most of my time is spent making things and hanging out with my cat. I eat a lot of sandwiches. This is a blog documenting inspiration and everyday life. You can check out my work here.
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I recently added this little guy to the shop. I'm starting to explore working in shapes instead of lines. Some of that is evident in my rough sketch for Wonderland Art for Animals. If you want to give this guy a home, he's available in the shop.
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Mini Update
Ok peeps, so those of your who have been following along have probably noticed I’ve been posting a lot of affordable originals lately. For lack of a better term, I’m spending this time trying to “figure my shit out”. I’ve been doing a bunch of smaller piece...
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Bigger & Better
We got our new button maker this week and I made a bigger version of the Lucky Cat button. I like this version a lot better than the 1inch version because the details look crisper. Also, I'm having a sale right now for 4th of July Weekend. Get 25% off all o...
We got our new button maker this week and I made a bigger version of the Lucky Cat button. I like this version a lot better than the 1inch version because the details look crisper. Also, I'm having a sale right now for 4th of July Weekend. Get 25% off all orders with code: HAPPY4TH ...
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Button News!
Tonight, I cranked out some new buttons featuring my Lucky Cat! They're now available in the shop ! We ( Kevin , actually) also just ordered a new button maker. We're upgrading to 1.5inch buttons! That means we can finally put more detailed images on button...
We (Kevin, actually) also just ordered a new button maker. We're upgrading to 1.5inch buttons! That means we can finally put more detailed images on buttons. All my previous designs that didn't make the cut (because they looked like crap on an 1inch button) now have a second chance.
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The Last of the Burger Prints
I'm discontinuing my Burger Dude prints. I have only two left! AND they're on sale for $5! You can get them here in the shop!
I'm Nellie, a designer & illustrator living in Los Angeles. Most of my time is spent making things and hanging out with my cat. I eat a lot of sandwiches. This is a blog documenting inspiration and everyday life. You can check out my work here.
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Little Black Dream Cat
I recently added this little guy to the shop. I'm starting to explore working in shapes instead of lines. Some of that is evident in my rough sketch for Wonderland Art for Animals.  If you want to give this guy a home, he's available in the shop .
I recently added this little guy to the shop. I'm starting to explore working in shapes instead of lines. Some of that is evident in my rough sketch for Wonderland Art for Animals. If you want to give this guy a home, he's available in the shop.
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Skip-It!
I've been trying to think of what kind of piece I want to make for the upcoming Wonderland Art for Animals show next month at Leanna Lin's Wonderland. I sat down on Tuesday determined to at least start on something for the show. But I scribbled and scribble...
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Mark your calendars, about a month from now is the Wonderland Art for Animals charity show at Leanna Lin's Wonderland. It's a cash & carry show, and 100% of the proceeds go to support the North Central Shelter. If you live in the area, get there early! Last year, I showed up maybe around 8 or ...
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Jennifer Ony's profile photo
Ryan Fong's profile photo
Liz Jensen's profile photo
Andrew Danger's profile photo
didier dupont's profile photo
Benard Jones's profile photo
Stephen Barros's profile photo
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professional dreamer extraordinaire
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The Meanest Backhand on this Side of the Pacific
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  • California State University, Long Beach
    BFA Graphic Design, 2008 - 2012
  • California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
    Graphic Design, 2004 - 2007