Gift Ideas

The Mom Pillow

The Mom Pillow
THE MOM PILLOW: When a client asked me to draw their family home and put it on a pillow for her university-age kids, it got me thinking about reme...

A cure for homesickness

A cure for homesickness
I got homesick at university. This is me on the left with my good friend, Kelly. Every time I went home, I would pinch something — a blanket, a fr...

New Floral Summer Designs

New Floral Summer Designs
"They're such a happy flower," my mum said of daisies. This summer I am sprinkling her fav flowers on my Summer Collection of throw pillows, phone...

Valentine's Day Gift Ideas

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

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...

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, ...

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