Banana Cream Pie Alyssa Nassner

Food of the Day

March 2nd was national banana cream pie day – apparently. Here’s a super quick little illustration I drew to honor the occasion. Love drawing food!

Best Boss Alyssa Nassner Mug Design

World’s Best Boss

I made this illustration and mug back when I thought I was going back to full time freelance. After a long run in corporate America I wanted to reward my new boss (me) for a job well done! Now that I’m working full time again designing for ABRAMS I guess Chad will have to earn […]

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Tea Leaves

Romance is in the tea leaves this January I suppose! I don’t have a lot of new work to share, but rest assured, there’s a lot going on behind the scenes. In an effort to hold you over until I can share more, here’s a little pre-Valentine’s Day illustration. I’m pretty much obsessed with those […]

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Everyday with Rachel Ray

It’s been a while since I’ve shared any new work (other than on instagram) so I took a second to pull together work from an ongoing project for Everyday with Rachel Ray. For the past few month’s I’ve had the opportunity to work with the fine folks over at Everyday to illustrate spots for their […]

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Book Worm Social Stationery

Just a little something that I created for Minted’s Write Away – Kids’ Stationery Challenge + a pattern for fun. If you’re a minted person please vote for me if you feel so inclined. You can view and vote here:


Walker #CatVidFest

The Cat Video Festival is coming to Minneapolis on August 14th and I was lucky enough to design a temporary tattoo for Walker Art Center. Tattoos designed by local cat lovers will be available at the event and there will be a special cat drawing party going on that evening as well. If you’re in […]

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Illustration Bucket List

I’m sure it’s no secret, or surprise, that one of the huge items on my illustration bucket list was collaborating on a gift card with Target. Given, my employment at the ol’ red and khaki definitely gave that dream a boost. That being said, I’m so excited to share my first gift card for Target. […]


Exciting News!

After two years of happily designing for Target I’m excited to announce that I’m officially taking the leap and returning to my freelance career! It was a very tough decision and it will be difficult to say goodbye to my creative team to return to my freelance life of isolation but I’m sure it’s the […]

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Vote: Science Fair Contest

If you feel so inclined, please visit this week’s Spoonflower contest and vote for my submission! This week’s contest theme is ‘Science Fair’ and we were asked to come up with a pattern that depicts something that a kid would show at school. Although doing a volcano pattern was my very first idea, I decided […]

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Spotted: Papyrus Wedding Card

Huzzah! My Papyrus card made the front page of the website! ‘Happily Ever After’ card available here. I’ve also found some new releases on the Papyrus website. Check out the new Mother’s Day design by yours truly: