Helpful Resources for Artists

I receive lots of inquiries about what tools I use in my business or about the classes and people I’m inspired by, so I thought it would be helpful to put together a page of my favorite resources.

Please note that many of the below are affiliate links, so I may earn a small commission on them. However, everything listed here are things I have found extremely helpful – I’d never recommend something I don’t believe in or personally use!

Software & Equipment


Portable Tablet:
(I recommend buying the largest size you can afford)

Drawing Tablet:



Design Software:

Font Management:

Art Supplies

Favorite Pens:

  • dfa

  • asdfa

  • saf

  • asdfa



Light Table:

Trade Show Materials

Show Insurance: ACT Insurance (US only)

Banner Printing: Smartpress

Promotional Material Printing:

Giveaway Buttons: Pure Buttons

Product Samples:

  • Spoonflower for fabric

  • Roostery for tea towels

  • Zazzle for mugs & gift bags

  • Red Bubble for notebooks & women’s t-shirts

  • Society 6 for bath mats

Carbon Copy Invoice Printing: Lighthouse Printing

Class Creation Tools


Pop Filter:

Video Editing Software:


Royalty Free Music: