The Avalon Rose Collection

Well, it’s open! Many of you know that I’m combining all my separate websites into one, The Avalon Rose Collection. In the next few days or so I will be pointing the domain names for my other sites to the new one. My website designs, vintage graphics, and jewelry will all be available on the…

“The Father of American Literature”

“Always acknowledge a fault. This will throw those in authority off their guard and give you an opportunity to commit more.” “Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint.” “Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear – not absence of fear.” “Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or…

I’ve been tagged!

I’ve been tagged by my friend (and wonderful artist) Kristin of Retro Cafe’ Art Gallery !So here are the rules: * Link to the person who tagged you.* Mention the rules.* Tell six quirky yet boring, unspectacular details about yourself.* Tag six other bloggers by linking to them.* Go to each person’s blog and leave…

New Listing!

I just listed a new design titled “Distressed Collage.” It features vintage papers, buttons, an old clock face, key, lace, rose, and ribbon. Hope you like it! Subscribe to Blog via Email Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Email Address

New Custom Site Design

I recently had the pleasure of working with Christine Rose Elle of Dollybelle Atelier on a custom site design. Her work is so beautiful, and it was a joy working with her to create a design that would reflect her business. Muted vintage colors, vintage ladies, jewels, lace, and papers were used in the design….

New Listings….

I’ve just listed a couple of new one-of-a-kind website designs at Avalon Rose Design. Click on the images to visit the listings. This design features vintage papers, key, buttons, rhinestones, and ribbons with collage styling in a cream and black color scheme. This is a one of a kind design that will only be sold…

Goodbye, eBay!

When I first started in this business, I started out by selling auction templates on eBay. Most of the customers that I’ve had the longest first found me there. I sold auction templates for a couple of years before I branched out and started doing website design. In the last year or so I have…

Presentation, Presentation, Presentation!

If your business has an online presence one of the most important things that you need to concern yourself with is the presentation of your products. I’ve had several customers of mine ask me if I know how they can take great photos of the items that they are selling. Now, I am not very…

Website Design Tweak!

I’ve done it again! Not a complete design overhaul this time, but the same basic design just with some “tweaking!” I just thought it needed a little oomph! I’m not completely done, and there are a few graphics that I need to change yet, so bear with me. I also want to apologize for being…

Retro Cafe Art-Custom Site

Ok, I just finished up another custom site design for Kris at www.retrocafeart.com! I think it turned out fantastic, and will really showcase the art and collage sheets that are offered there. There aren’t many products listed yet, because Kris is just getting started adding to and editing her site. Just thought you would all…