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Pen Jar Productions teams up with Jane's Walk Toronto

Pen Jar Productions teams up with Jane's Walk Toronto
Pen Jar Productions teams up with Jane's Walk Toronto and Another Story Bookshop for Jane's Walk Toronto, 2019.

Valentine's Day Gift Ideas

Valentine's Day Gift Ideas
Valentine's Day gift ideas from PenJarProductions.com

Customer Appreciation: Tale No. 1

Customer Appreciation: Tale No. 1
When one of your treasured customers buys a new couch from Roche Bobois and decides to show you how your pillows are getting along with it. Thank ...

Seven things my customers taught me in 2018

Seven things my customers taught me in 2018
Last summer, the initial delight I felt in seeing my sketchbook drawings on a digital pillow template inspired a new design business in 2018 called...

Holiday Gift ideas For Writers

Holiday Gift ideas For Writers
Holiday Gift Guide Video: Something For The Writer in Your Life - If you know someone who collects Underwoods and Remingtons, or gets lost in ol...

Get your holiday discount code!

Get your holiday discount code!
In this video update, I wanted to briefly share my pivot story to illustration, but also solve some of your gift hunting conundrums for the holida...

My Career Path To Illustration

My Career Path To Illustration
I first published this post back in August when Gini Dietrich and her team asked me to be a guest contributor at SpinSucks.com. Spin Sucks (the web...

Your dream job after 50?

Your dream job after 50?
It's never to late to follow your creative dreams.

How Print-On-Demand Technology Works - how I get my drawings on your pillows

How Print-On-Demand Technology Works - how I get my drawings on your pillows
Pen Jar Productions, Toronto: Lynn Brown of Orillia, you asked on Facebook: "How do you get your drawings on pillows?"   I made this ...

Are your pillows designed for the outdoors?

Are your pillows designed for the outdoors?
So here's the deal: my pillow covers are made of 100% washable woven poly-linen fabric. The filling inside is made from sugar and cream. Actually, ...

Why I draw

Back in 2012, when I was leafing through the book, More Things Like This, an anthology about the intersection of art, writing ...

I'm open for business

 

Ladies and gents, welcome to my blog! I'm selling pillows (in 3 sizes) and laptop skins, with totes to come. Browse through the categories: Florals, Trees, City Living and Cuisine. I hope my drawings kick up the color and joy in your home. ~ Alison