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It was my grandfather who told me to pick something as a career that could be done for the rest of my life. I felt instantly smart in my choice of becoming an artist, even if at times I still question it. 438 more words


Techno urbanization

Cities reflect technological change. The exact pattern of how exactly the technology interacts with and shapes the built environment is often perceived only retrospectively. The influence of a single technological innovation might be systemic as well as paradoxical. 434 more words


Guest Blog: Step by Step Process of Making a Clay Pot with a Kitty On It

Today’s guest blog is just a little different, as it is likely the most creative blog you’ll read on my site!

Ashley is an amazing potter from Crivitz, WI, where she runs a gallery and studio called… 1,093 more words

28 Day Blog Post Challenge 2018

The influence of business models on the creative output

Alexandre Dumas was paid by the line of the text and it shows.

The word “creative” in the creative industries refers to the output. The business side or the “industry” isn’t expected to be creative. 436 more words

Creative Business

Unplug Series (Getting Centred Once Again): Interviews Part I

As part of the Unplug series, I wanted to interview some people in business who are on different spectrums of being plugged into the internet and social media, and its’ affects on our well-being and overall life. 661 more words

On Business: Finding Your Path

This year, I’ve set a goal for myself to write more on this blog. (Wait, are we in 2010?!) Joking aside, I know a lot of us have moved onto newer, shinier things in the realm of social media—looking at you, vloggers— but I remembered how this business started in 2012, with just me, my laptop in the little corner niche of our living room, and how I loved connecting with other people around the world, writing down my musings, sharing my sketches and things that inspired me. 654 more words

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Meet our Speakers in 1-on-1 Office Hours

As Midwest Craft Con approaches, you’ve probably spent some time reviewing our our schedule and plotting which sessions you’ll attend. Our craft business speakers will share their knowledge with you in 1.5-hour breakout sessions that include Q&A time. 293 more words