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New for Fall

New fall cards and artwork is now available in the shop. This release is the most varied to date, including greeting cards for many occasions, holiday items and my signature romantic travel items that I've started calling the Wanderlove Collection.  This collection is inspired by soulmates of all kind, and the special role that place plays in our relationships. Place often changes our connection to each other and these items seek to strengthen that connection. With all of my work, I am trying to create a sense of sweetness and romance and nostalgia without tipping into the too sappy territory. Basically this:  (Screenshot of my personal inspiration board on Pinterest.) Thanks for checking out the new stuff. Warmly,Stephanie

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All About Custom Map Artwork

Do you like one of the Wanderlust Collection designs but wish you could choose the map? Well, over in the Type Shy Etsy shop you can! Any of the in-stock map artwork can be customized with the location of your choice. This graphic helps answer how it works.  STEP 1: Pick your design. Any in-stock artwork design can be customized with the location of your choice. (Yes, even ones that are not currently offered as map artwork.) STEP 2: Place your order via the Type Shy Etsy shop and be sure to write your location choice(s) in the "Note to Seller" field at checkout. STEP 3: You'll receive 2-3 map selections with in 48-72 hours of placing your order.  STEP 4: Once your map is selected, your order enters my...

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Kerrytown BookFest on Sept. 11

The 2016 Kerrytown Bookfest will take place from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 11 at the Ann Arbor Farmer's Market in Ann Arbor, Michigan.  Type Shy will be vending at the event, with our collection of handmade paper goods, perfect for book and paper lovers. You can find my booth in the aisle of vendors closest to the Kerrytown Market & Shops. The Detroit Free Press recently ran a nice article on the book fest. Schedule and info on the event on the Kerrytown Bookfest site. Hope to see you there!    

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Valentine Greeting Cards and Gift Ideas

You can now find a collection of greeting cards and gift ideas perfect for Valentine's Day on the site. Many of these cards and gifts can be customized with a map of your choice for a few dollars more. Please contact me to order your custom piece. And just an FYI on deadlines in time for Valentine's Day: Custom orders must be placed by Jan. 31 (domestic). All other domestic orders must be placed by Feb. 5 for Valentine's Day delivery. It's always best to order early since the post office has been known to miss delivery dates!

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