Kris Black Studio
designer, author, cartoonist & illustrator

Recommendations - products and services I use for my business | Kris Black Studio

A collection of products and services I use for my business that contribute to my success as a designer, author, cartoonist, and illustrator.

I build, create, and host all my websites with Squarespace.

  • Easy set-up.
  • Build Anything: blog, store, or portfolio.
  • Manage on-the-go with mobile apps.
  • Expert help from their support team.

I use Google Apps for Work for my studio and for my business, black&hue.


Skillshare is a global learning community for creators. Anyone can take thousands of online classes or even teach a class themselves.


Creative Market is a platform for handcrafted, mousemade design content from independent creatives around the world.


I use Square for credit and debit card processing at events.


My family and I use YNAB to help manage our budget using four basic rules.