thortful x The Girl Next Draw

Hello beautiful humans, how are we all doing? My name is Kimberley Ambrose but I design under the name ‘The Girl Next Draw’, because clearly I think I’m hilariously punny. (Another pun there, you’re welcome.) I’ve been very kindly asked to share with you my Thortful story and honestly I am terrible at writing… which…

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Your 2022 thortful Calendar

Hey, lovely creators! We have finally whipped up a downloadable monthly calendar full of important dates, deadlines and holidays. Please remember that whilst occasion deadlines are just a guideline, uploading before them allows your work to be considered for campaigns and other fun things. ctrl + click (Mac) or right-click (Windows) then select ‘save image’ to…

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What’s different about this tax year? A blog brought to you by Earnr.

As some of you may know, we recently collabed with Earnr to bring you some info all about tax, self assessments, and the deadline. As it happens, the deadline is today – January 31st. However, due to the pandemic HMRC has delayed the late payment penalty until next month. Earnr have kindly have produced another…

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An Introduction to Tax brought to you by Earnr

With the tax deadline approaching, our friends over at Earnr have given us the lowdown on everything you need to know. We know it can be confusing when you’re doing your first self assessment but Earnr have made it simple and easy to do! Read below to get the basics on everything tax related! An…

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‘My thortful journey’ – Small Business Saturday & tips on how to prepare.

This year for the first time ever thortful will be celebrating Small Business Saturday, taking place on the 27th of Nov. Since our inception it’s been our mission to support and nurture Small Businesses – yours included! We want to have a phenomenal Small Business Saturday and we need your help! Our wonderful customers need…

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Creator Basics part 6 – How to prevent theft of your designs

The last blog post we did in the creator basic series was all about what to do when someone copies your design. But what do you do to prevent it in the first place? Whilst realistically there’s nothing that will 100% stop copycats, there are some things that can help put them off doing it,…

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thortful x Rosie Johnson Illustrates

Well hello there! This is very exciting! I mean, I’ve got my own blog, but I’m pretty sure only my mum reads that … so I’m very chuffed to have been invited to write this one instead! My name is Rosie Johnson from the imaginatively titled Rosie Johnson Illustrates. I do exactly what it says on the…

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thortful x Emmy Lupin: The journey of a new creator

A few weeks ago, we created a brand new creator guide blog post. It’s full of info to get you started and on a roll. But what about when you’re a few weeks in? What should you expect from your journey into creating cards? How can you thrive with thortful? We spoke to one of…

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Self Care When Working From Home Part 2

Recently the world has started opening up again, but we know that a lot of you work from home permanently as small business owners. Following on from part 1, we’re looking at some of our very own creator top tips for staying sane when you’re stuck in the house! Who better to give you ideas…

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Creator Basics Part 5 – Copyright

Last time in our creator basics series, we spoke about creating content. Now it’s time to talk about what you can do if your content gets ripped off. Recently, we’ve had more and more creators come to us about cards they’ve spotted on other sites being copies of their designs. So, in light of this…

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