Rebrand and Change

Posted by on Mar 15, 2017 in business, handmade business, inspiration | No Comments
Rebrand and Change

Change is good. We slowly grow and learn and shift into new patterns and movements. I’m learning that I am less a businesswoman and more a freelance maker and artist. I want to be less about creating lots of little products, and more about creating for the sake of artwork and teaching. These desires led […]

Tis the Season of Shopping Handmade

Posted by on Nov 23, 2016 in artwork, handmade business, home decor | No Comments
Tis the Season of Shopping Handmade

Every year I add a few items to my Etsy shop, and this year is no exception! I’m excited about this year – I created a lot of weavings and necklaces over the summer and am excited to make them available to the world. The weavings are ready-to-hang and come with their dowel or piece […]

Weaving Workshop Recap

Weaving Workshop Recap

As part of my month-long feature at Apotheca in August, I got to teach a weaving workshop! I never taught a workshop before, and had very little experience teaching at all, but I was so excited for this opportunity. I learned a lot too, and I think future workshops might be in the making. A […]

Thoughts on Creative Friendships

Posted by on Feb 22, 2016 in daily life, handmade business, inspiration | No Comments
Thoughts on Creative Friendships

It is so important to have a creative best friend. When I met Kristen, it was through mutual friends who had actually grown up with her when she lived here in the area as a teen and child. She had moved away by the time I met these friends. Last summer she and her husband […]

Vintage + Handmade Photo Shoot

Vintage + Handmade Photo Shoot

I had to share this photo shoot I did with my friend Kristen for our upcoming pop-up shop (Saturday the 13th at Union Coffee if you’re in the area!). I’m excited about where our photography skills are going, and this little joint venture. We’re planning to make the remainder of our inventory available online after […]

My Blog Goals for 2016

Posted by on Jan 1, 2016 in business, daily life, handmade business | No Comments
My Blog Goals for 2016

Well, friends, it’s time for another refocus. I wanted to share my blog goals for 2016 with you, but I think first I need to share a bit about what’s happening with it right now. When I bought my domain name and began developing this website for real, back in March, I decided to do […]

Best Nine 2015

Posted by on Dec 28, 2015 in daily life, handmade business, inspiration | No Comments
Best Nine 2015

You may have seen a little mini-trend going around on Instagram – people are posting their ‘best 9’ of 2015. Basically it’s a grid of the best 9 photos of your year, and by best they mean the ones that got the most likes or attention. That’s cool and all, but I wanted to go […]