ALT SLC 2014 + Cricut SLC Event

ALT SLC 2014

Ooooh….I just realized I don’t think I mentioned that I am attending ALT Design Summit in Salt Lake City next week! I have been wanting to attend ALT for quite some time now, but my schedule never allowed! If you haven’t heard of ALT, you can find out more here. I have only heard AMAZING […]

Our Popular Posts of 2013


Good morning, friends! Well, I am officially back at my desk this morning and ready to play catch up! I truly love starting a new year, planning, goal setting and dreaming of what possibilities lay ahead. I am especially excited that it is 2014, because as a weird, superstitious numbers person….14 is one of my […]

A New “Look” for The TomKat Studio


Hello friends! I am so excited to announce the launch of our revamped logo and blog design! I have been working with my girl, Lindsey from Pretty Darn Cute Design to create a more simplified, clean “look” for the blog. It’s been over two years since our last redesign and I’ve been itching to make […]

More Ideas Than Time :: Seeking an Editorial Assistant

tomkat studio editorial assistant

It might be the worst time for me to post this, or the best…we’ll see! Typically when I get so overwhelmed, I just take action. So that’s me. Right now. We are looking for someone part-time to assist with blogging and marketing duties. Ideal candidates will have the following skills: Blogging/Writing Experience (WordPress preferred) Eye for […]

The TomKat Studio Named in Top 50 Design Blogs on Babble!

tomkat photos 201214

I was so thrilled to hear the news that The TomKat Studio has been included in Babble’s Top 50 Design Blogs for 2012. The design blog categories include DIY, Parties & Entertaining, Lifestyle,  Home and Fashion blogs. I am so honored to be included with some of the best party inspiration blogs around. I loved going through […]

Parenting Magazine’s Favorite Birthday Party Blogs!

parenting magazine party blogs

We were thrilled when our friend, Heather spotted us on a list of Parenting Magazine’s favorite party blogs! We love Parenting Magazine and have had some fantastic opportunities to work with them! It is very exciting to be listed among these other fabulous party blogs Hostess with the Mostess, One Charming Party, Hip Hip Hooray and […]

{Doing Business} What’s in a Name?


Hello friends! You are going to start seeing more posts here on The TomKat Studio focused on starting, marketing and managing a creative business. I’ve learned so much on my journey and I continue to learn more each day. I hope to share more of my experiences with you on a regular basis. To start, […]

Join Us at The Creative Connection…

Where Women Create

The Creative Connection Event will take place in St. Paul, Minnesota from September 15-17th. I am thrilled to have been invited by the founder, Jo Packham to teach a class during the event! I will be teaching “Creating Fabulous Parties” on Saturday, 9/17 at 11:00am and 2:30pm. Toni, Molly & I are packing up and […]