Resources

Friends of Get Messy

Our recommended suppliers and arty friends.

How She Creates

Lauren’s podcast

How to be an Artist

Caylee’s podcast

mishmash

The Get Messy Journal is housed here. The other journals are pretty great too.

Brush Magazine

Our favourite art journaling magazine.

Creativebug

Use our link for 2 free weeks (woo!)

MILK + Moleskine Photo Books

High quality photo books for your art or your memories.

Amazon Influencer Page

Caylee’s favourite supplies.

Sketchbook Skool

Use the code GETMESSYSBS to get 10% off any klass.

Turning your art into a business…

Emily Banks Creative

Em is the glorious human who created our branding. We love her, and know that if you’re looking for personal branding you’d love her too.

Super Creative

Sydney from Super Creative hand lettered our logo and both the podcast logos.

Studio Olivine

Our fancy letterpress business cards were created by Julie through a charity auction. We recommend her for all letterpress printing for business cards or your own hand lettered art.

Adobe

We recommend the Creative Suite for artists, especially Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.

Teachable

Our recommendation to those wanting to teach and are not great at tech.

LearnDash

Our recommendation to those wanting to teach and are medium at tech.

ConvertKit

Our number one recommendation for mailing lists (we use MailChimp because of our membership integration).

Namecheap

Our recommendation for domains and site hosting. We changed over to them back in 2015 and have never looked back.

Our fave small business supplies

Grace & Salt Ink

Our favourite journal covers

Create! Magazine

Create! Magazine is a publication for artists, makers, and creative entrepreneurs. 

Fineberg Art Studio

Handbound journals.

StencilGirl products

Artist created stencils for your journal.

Strathmore Journals

One of our fave journal brands. We used one for our Creativebug class!

Sakura

Micron pens are an artist staple, Pigma Brushes are great for lettering, and the Sakura Koi travel watercolours are a fave for urban sketching

Tombow

Tombow brush markers make for incredible lettering. Katie really rocks them. 

Finnabair

Mixed media products for artists.