Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Download our free Summer Holidays Planner 2016

We created a printable Summer holidays planner for up to 6 family members. Make sure that your summer months (July and August) are well prepared, and provide an overview to everyone using this easy to use planner. Simply fill in the initials of all family members, and give a color to all possible activities: Staying with grandma and grandpa, go camping, working, staying home, etc. Then start to give each day of the month the correct colors. Here is an example of my first week:

Download the A3 sized planner, the Tabloid sized planner or scroll upwards and click on the image to download it. Find more printable planners on or like us on Facebook

Monday, July 20, 2015

Military Helicopter posters

In the last weeks we have been designing a set of military helicopter posters. It started a couple of months ago, when we designed a poster of a Chinook helicopter. Based on this design we received a request for a poster of a Black Hawk helicopter, which we created, as well as an Apache helicopter.

We hope you love hem as much as we do! You can download a digital file to print yourself or order a printed version in our webshop.


Tuesday, April 7, 2015

How to create your business card at home with a PDF business card template?

Are you looking for a quick and easy way to create your own personal business cards? Without going to a print shop, or buying expensive software like InDesign or Photoshop, you can still create very personal and appealing business cards. Below I'll explain step-by-step how to use a business card template to make an infinite amount of business cards with Adobe Reader and your home printer.

Custom Template Studio has a collection of unique business card designs. Some of the designs are available as editable .PDF file. These templates can be adjusted by anyone, with Adobe Reader on your pc. The one-sided business cards are the easiest to print yourself.

 Open in Custom Template Studio        Open in Custom Template Studio

1) Download Adobe Reader (download it from 

2) Open your Editable PDF file in Adobe Reader.

3) The editable textfields are shown in blue (or you can mark them by clicking 'Highlight Existing Fields'. Click on one of the text fields to select it. Remove the current text with backspace or delete.

4) Fill the text fields with your personal text. And update the other text fields as well: add company name, job description, name, address, phone number, etc.

5) Save the file, or do a 'Save as' when you want to keep the original Template file.
6) Use paper of a higher weight (250 or 300 gram), and print up to 6 business cards on one sheet. 

7) Cut out the business cards with scissors or a paper cutter. 

Good luck promoting your business!

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Custom Template Studio: vintage business card templates and posters

I have some exciting news  to share with you. Together with my husband I started a new webshop called Custom Template Studio! We are co-designing a collection of vintage business cards and home wall decor. They are custom designs, so we can adjust the design to your wishes (colors, size), and of course we will add your personal text. Feel free to contact us, if you have any questions, or custom request for us!

Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Workshop Upcycling in Antwerp: @ Atelier Pistolet

Are you a real upcycler? Or interested to know how to start upcycling? I planned a workshop in Atelier Pistolet for everyone who likes to know how to create trendy products out of tetra packs.

What will we make?
A small wallet, etui or smartphone sleeve out of tetrapacks. I will make sure that there are enough tetra packs for all participants. Or, if you like, take your own tetra packs with you!

On Saturday the 13th of July
Between 14u - 17u

Atelier Pistolet
Jezusstraat 48, Antwerp

30 Euro per person.

How to subscribe?
Send an email to marjan[underscore]geerts[at]hotmail[dot]com or come to Atelier Pistolet, and pay and subscribe to the workshop.

Monday, March 18, 2013

Hoera @ Beparkte Oplage

If you're interested in handmade products, and live in or near Antwerp, you should visit a special event in Antwerp: the Beparkte Oplage. This is a market for handmade products in the Shelter in Park Spoor Noord in Antwerp. The first edition in 2013 will take place on the 24th of March. Hoera will be there as well: come by to say hi!


Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Creative Workshops in Antwerp

Last week I visited Atelier Pistolet, a pop-up shop in the Jezusstraat 48 in Antwerp. This shop is open from March to May 2013. The idea behind this popup shop is, that it is not only selling handmade jewelry, accessoires, and other gadgets, it is also organising a couple of creative workshops: drawing, crochet, mosaïc, etc. More information on the facebook page of Atelier Pistolet.