Mini guide to online selling platforms

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We all know that having a presence online is a good thing that can help our creative business in terms of marketing, visibility and selling. I know I’ve preached how important your online presence is and how big a difference it can make on the bottom line if you have a good website, let alone […]

Generosity

Being generous with your work is owning it

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In this past week I’ve encountered two different aspects of misconceived generosity. Which made me think that maybe we need to talk more about being generous with our information, not solely for the sake of helping others, but because it’s good for business too. If you know me, the word transparency won’t surprise you. It’s […]

theGuidebook

A Makers Guidebook to Full-time Success

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I’m guessing you’re here because you have a passion for making beautiful, functional things, and you want to make that passion your full-time income. But you just don’t know quite how to get from A to B. A being creative, making your beautiful work, B turning it into the full-time business. Actually you might think […]

The free and fun ways to get exposure

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I want to talk about how you can use your closest network to get exposure of your work. It’s free, it’s fun and it’s super simple. I want to tell you a quick story: When my dad retired, he thought he was going to live the easy life: spend time in his garden, fixing the […]

How to get past sales block

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Are you one of those people who can sell sand in Sahara? If so, this probably isn’t for you – unless you want a different perspective to promoting and selling. If you are one of those people who feel less confident about promoting and selling your own work – read on. To me, selling felt […]

What if marketing was easy?

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I’m inviting you to go on a little thought experiment with me today – I hope you’re game, because I think you might see the whole marketing-thing from a different angle. I know marketing and selling isn’t your favourite words in the world – but please don’t click away – just stay with me for […]

An opportunity for funding creativity

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I recently updated my about-page on the website, and I have a section in there that I want to go a little deeper into. It’s an opportunity to get funding for your creative project that’s so good I just had to write a post about it. Here’s what I wrote on the page: The world […]