Announcing a Collaboration with Over

The Fresh Exchange Collaborates with Over  |  The Fresh Exchange

Oh man today is really exciting you all! For the past few months I have been secretly working on a really awesome project with the iPhone app Over. I know some of you use it because I have seen your photos and noticed the hashtag #madewithover on them. If you have not heard of it well let me tell you all about it! Over is an awesome app you can purchase in the iTunes store that let’s you upload images in to it and write phrases and descriptions on to the images. I love the concept because not only does this app allow you all to get creative, but it also is very well designed. I love the functionality and design. As someone who has worked on apps in the past I am really impressed with what they have done.

The Fresh Exchange Collaborates with Over  |  The Fresh Exchange

But I am not just writing this post to share with you all about Over no it gets far far better! In the last few months I began working with Over to collaborate and create some awesome designs that would be a pack centered on my brand, The Fresh Exchange, and my type and doodling style. The pack would be able to be downloaded by users within Over and use on their own photos that they will place on instagram or wherever else users will share their photos. All the above and below graphics you see on the images are within the pack right now as well as a few others and are available for you all to use! The pack I built is all about living, adventuring, and enjoying. It is meant to feel raw, free, and honest much like the content you all see here daily.

The Fresh Exchange Collaborates with Over  |  The Fresh Exchange

So ya’ll heard right all of you who are wondering how to get your hands on some of my designs now you can! For the first time ever you can use some of my custom hand lettered phrases and doodles on your own photos. The plan is that you will be able to access more and more over time, but for now there are 10 fun overlays for you all to get creative with. I will continue to be creating more overlays you can use and find on Over so make sure you keep up to date with the app to find more awesome overlays you can use.

The Fresh Exchange Collaborates with Over  |  The Fresh Exchange

Each one of the overlays you can use in Over was hand lettered by me and then transformed in to Vector graphics. Many of you all ask me how I create my type and it really is not more complicated than just taking the hand created in to a digital realm. Working with Over helped challenge me to work on my techniques even more and was truly an awesome challenge. Maybe you have seen a few of my instagrams talking about the hand lettering I was doing, well now you all know what I was creating all that time and now you all can use it!!

The Fresh Exchange Collaborates with Over  |  The Fresh Exchange

The app is really simple to use. Simply upload the image you want to stylize and then start adding text and graphics. Use the wheel on the right to save, edit, add, or share. Super easy and really fun! You literally can get lost for a while with this app creating and putting everything together. It really is super fun!

The Fresh Exchange Collaborates with Over  |  The Fresh Exchange

So if you have not used Over go ahead and head to the iTunes store to snatch it up and create an account to purchase The Fresh Exchange Pack on the app. From there begin using the phrases on your photos for instagram. Get creative and use multiple ones from the different designers they are featuring right now. There are tons of great ones right now!

Also if you are an artist they are taking submissions for packs and ideas for other type design for the app. I suggest taking a look and finding out more because these guys have been so much fun to work with!

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  1. Adorable! Congratulations! 🙂
    Now, if only this app was available for Android phones. I’ll never give up my Google Nexus, hehe. We always seem to have to wait longer for these fun apps than y’all iPhone users do!

  2. Félicitations, Megan! This is awesome! I love lettering & typography and enjoy scribbling on my pics too. But these take it to the next level and are so pretty!

  3. That is so stinking exciting, girl! I’m so excited for you. I have Over, but I don’t use it too much. I might have to start more, now!

  4. Congrats Megan! That is so awesome and it looks like such a fun project to work on! I would love to contact them and maybe submit some of my work but I don’t see how I would do that. I couldn’t find anything on their website. Could you direct me on how I could go about doing that?

  5. i agree with jacki. we would very much appreciate the app on the android also! congrats though (:
    this might be off topic, but i was wondering if you could do a post about lettering? i often help friends with their letters and posters but lettering for them but it’s more of a hobby. it’d be awesome to see the process professionally from start to end.

  6. I’ve been using a beautiful mess’ new app which does similar things to Over, but the extra options like your designs and diverse range of artists they’re hoping to work with really appeals. Did you have to write each letter seperately or is it just phrases you’ve designed turned digital? Anyhow, can’t wait to check it out! Congrats x

  7. Hi Megan,
    Congrats! I love your style. I got the Over App a while ago and just downloaded FRESH EXCHANGE-LOVE IT! I am a graphic designer, lover of typography, and hand writing floats my boat too. I do menu boards, greeting cards and rustic hand painted signs. Thanks for the inspiration! I look forward to following you :-).