Toolbox

The purpose of this resource is to assist interior designers in identifying the supplies and resources that can make design life a little better. We use publicly available information to evaluate items for (1) fit and (2) positive indicators of product quality.

We have a very small team, so we welcome your personal contributions. Send your errors and omissions to: ask@professortan.com.

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Art & Design Foundations

Beginner supplies so you can draw, paint, build, and explore the foundations of art & design. Practice makes perfect.

Project (and Life) Management

Professional supplies so you can gain back time, stay organized, and get things done. You rockstar.

Everyday Designer

Your personal stash of supplies so you can ideate, create, and communicate great designs daily. Fortune favors the prepared.

Apps & Tech

Software and hardware to enhance your design work, from rapid ideation through to a stellar presentation. Outsource and automate the busy work; focus on what you do best.

Designer's Side Hustle

Resources to help make things easy for that side hustle that feeds your soul. Get paid to do more of what you love.

Create professional marketing and design collateral with a range of premium tools and content.

Sell or source your art, printed on high-quality products, to a global audience.