Pricing woes got you down? Not sure what to charge and whether you should price your work based on an hourly rate or flat rate? In this post, I dive into the questions you should be asking a prospective client and the EXACT formula you should use to base your pricing! Every job and industry is … [Read more...] about Pricing Woes? The Formula for Developing YOUR Price
Are you an artist trying to find your way? Or unsure of what your “style” is because there’s so much noise on social media and talented creatives posting their work? Finding your artistic style or your own voice is the gateway to attracting the RIGHT audience and potential customers, helps … [Read more...] about Tips for Finding Your Artistic Style
Affiliate Disclaimer: This article contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the links for select products or services (that I've vetted and love, btw), I may receive a small commission at no extra cost to you. This helps support the podcast so that I can create more free, … [Read more...] about Secrets to Recurring Revenue as an Artist
There’s no question about it, Instagram posts are no longer getting the amount of exposure they used to. Now, it’s rumored that only 10% of your audience is actually seeing your posts in their feed AND on top of it, most users on Instagram don’t even SEE 70% of their feed!! Meaning it’s extra … [Read more...] about Instagram Algorithm Got You Down?
Every entrepreneur's journey is riddled with mistakes. Over the past eight years of creative entrepreneurship, I've had my fair share! From angry clients and eating thousands of dollars in mistakes, there were many times throughout my career where I thought about throwing in the towel. But, I am … [Read more...] about 5 of My Biggest Mistakes as an Entrepreneur
In-person workshops are an amazing way to scale your creative business. Whether you're teaching weaving or watercolor, these creative afternoons are trending like crazy. Eight years ago, when I started teaching, it helped me scale my own creative business quickly. And if you're asking if it's … [Read more...] about In-Person Workshops and Scaling Your Creative Business
My Podcast is coming!!! I've been talking about my podcast launch for a while on social media, and it's officially happening January 1, 2020...but for now, we have an early peek! So, why a podcast?! You know...I’ve been pushing this show away for years. If you’re asking, like I am... I get … [Read more...] about Why a Podcast?
E-commerce sites are common among artists. From prints to greeting cards, to enamel pins, we're all just trying to make a few bucks, right? Eight-ish years ago, I listed my first few hand-lettered prints on my Etsy shop. I remember selling about five. FIVE over the course of a year that I had an … [Read more...] about E-commerce Sites: What to Do When You Make No Sales
Should you have an Instagram strategy? Someone asked me this the other day and I wanted to write about it here. So many artists, creatives, solopreneurs, etc. struggle with their strategy on this platform. I've been there! In the early days, I'd post when I felt like it, talked about what I … [Read more...] about Instagram Strategy: Developing a Strategy that Works
Is your engagement at a standstill? Feeling frustrated with Instagram?? I know I'm not the only one...To say most people are up in arms about the Instagram algorithm tweaks would be an understatement. If you were nodding while reading that...stop reading NOW and go watch this FREE IG Masterclass … [Read more...] about Engagement at a Standstill? Strategy to Beat the Algorithm