Book Birthday + Giveaway!

Hello Color: 25 bright ideas for DIY home decor


Writing a book was by far the biggest and most challenging project I’ve taken on in my career and it’s been so surreal to see copies of it out in the world, on store and library shelves, and in your homes! What a freaking honor!

Hello Color Book Tour

Giveaway– NOW CLOSED

To celebrate the day I’m giving away FIVE copies of Hello Color to FIVE different winners!

To Enter: Leave a comment below and tell me something that makes you happy between now and Friday May 4th at 9am EST. That’s it!

You can also enter a second time over on Instagram! Open to any and all– good luck!

Hello Color Book Tour

Before You Go

I’d love your support in making this second year even more colorful than the first! Here are a few simple ways you can help:

1. Leave a review! If you loved the book, spread the word. This is so, so helpful to all authors and very much appreciated.

Hello Color Book Tour

2. Grab your copy! Hello Color is for sale wherever books are sold including: AmazonBarnes & NobleTargetBooks A Million, or even your local bookstore. If you’re in Canada, try Indigo. Every sale counts and adds to the longevity of the book.

Hello Color Tour

3. Spread the word! If you have a copy or make a project from the book, snap a picture and share– I’d love to see what you made!

Thank you again for making this possible!


PS if you’re new here, here’s a recap of the Hello Color book tour!

  • I love hearing the birds singing outside my window – it makes me smile every single time.

    Rach xxx

  • Sarah Olson

    SPRING! it’s still trying to be winter here, but the sunshine *would* make me sooo happy! Ps. I’m a newer follower so forgive me for not knowing you wrote a book before today!

    • Hi Sarah! Welcome! SO happy to have you here :)

      And 10000% for the sunshine, I am ready for it!

  • michelle flook

    I love the sunny days, flowers popping up, and clear blue skies right now!!!!! <3

  • Ivy

    I love being inspired to create again, which has lately been happening and I love where it’s taking me, It’s so important to have time to do what you’re passionate about!

    • ABSOLUTELY! I went through a creative rut myself and it’s such a nice feeling to get it back and I’m so happy that’s the stage you’re in now :)

    • IVY!!!! OMG YOURE ONE OF THE WINNERS!!! Please email me your address at so I can send you your copy :) Congrats!

  • Kristin

    Spring days!

  • Joan Crasten

    What makes me happy is Spring! Seeing the trees and flowers blooming, hearing the birds chirping. Inspires me to make something cheerful and colorful!

    • Yes! Spring is always so cheerful, especially after a long winter! Also, OMG YOURE ONE OF THE WINNERS!!! Please email me your address at so I can send you your copy :)

  • Ann

    Love doing crafts with my grandchildren! Right now we are working on making things for my fairy garden (my 10 year old granddaughter made a tiny cheeseburger complete with ketchup and pickles, so proud of her).

  • Emma Woodson

    What makes me happy is intentional growth towards my future! I landed 3 interviews this week for 3 new wonderful and potential filled positions! I’ve been a little stuck and a little hopeless but I see my path moving forwards again!

  • Lesley Johnston

    crafting and crocheting