We Claim Valentine’s Day for All!

February 14th was declared Valentine’s Day at the end of the fifth century to honor a martyred priest, but what’s the connection between a celibate clergyman and romance? Some say it’s because the… Continue reading

Cats Reign Supreme

What do four monkeys, hundreds of cats, and a line of art enthusiasts stretching three blocks long have in common? Opening night of Cat Art Show LA! On January 25th, a handful of… Continue reading

Dig Our New Look!

PicMonkey’s had some work done! We’ve totally redesigned our home page to get you where you’re going faster and tap into a rich vein of how-to information and inspiration. Here’s a quick tour.… Continue reading

Tutorial: Sooper Cute Kids’ Valentines

It’s that time of year when kids hand out pink valentines! Pink, wot? Okay, we realize that not all children are fans of pink, so along with our classic pink-on-pink design, we also… Continue reading

Video Tutorial: DIY Wedding Save the Dates

Wedding DIYers, rejoice! This tutorial gives step-by-step directions for making your own save the dates and other wedding communications. Now who’s got the mad skills? You.     Related articles: Dearly Beloved: Our Graphic Design… Continue reading

Dearly Beloved: Graphic Design for Weddings

If you’re getting married, first of all: Yay! Secondly: Ouch! You’re probably hammered by a humongatroid to-do list. Well, here are three tasks you can knock off easily: invitations, save the date cards,… Continue reading

Profile Yourselfie: Creating the Best Profile Pic

If your time on the web is focused on more than just email and searching, chances are you’ve got a page on a social networking site where a profile pic shows your fabulous… Continue reading

Selfie Esteem: An Invitation to the Captured Life for Shy People and Bears

Hey you. Yeah, you with the modesty. You, with all the photos of your friends, the candids from the office party, and the beautifully edited shots from vacation. You’re the one capturing life… Continue reading

Video Tutorial: Design Your Own Holiday Cards

Are you rush, rush, rushing around trying to get your holiday cards out the door? If so, get them out quickly with PicMonkey. In this quick video tutorial Jenn walks through two design… Continue reading

Holiday Graphic Cards for the Ho-Ho-Hurried

When you visualize the holiday season you probably think about roasting chestnuts and twinkling lights and chillaxing moments with a mug of hot cocoa. Instead, it can be utter madness, as we all… Continue reading

12 Days of PicMonkey Team Photo Walk

We couldn’t let you have all the fun! The PicMonkey team got out of the office and onto the frigid streets of Seattle to try our hand at the 12 Days of PicMonkey… Continue reading

Kris Kringling: Top Tips for Using Santa Costume Effects

You see them when you’re sleeping; you see them when you’re awake. If you’re ready to join the Santa Claus brigade, use our SantaLand costume effects, for goodness’ sake! We’ve got a few… Continue reading

Our Free Holiday eCookbook Will Bake You Very Happy

Knowing someone who bakes is a beautiful thing.They make delicious things that you get to eat and then marvel at how it makes every fiber of your being sing. Knowing a food blogger… Continue reading

12 Days of PicMonkey: a Photo Challenge

Details for entering PicMonkey’s photo challenge: 12 Days of PicMonkey, which runs December 9 through December 20th, 2013.

Make a Holiday Photo Card

’Tis the season for getting in touch with your peops! Whether they live far away and you may not see them for another three years, or they live down the street and you’ll… Continue reading

10 Steps to an Edit-worthy Group Portrait

Shooting a group portrait gets more challenging with every person you add to the mix. Here’s a quick run-through of steps that’ll get you a genuine, authentic portrait shot without frying your subjects’… Continue reading