My top three tips for getting corporate clients for your calligraphy business. Based on my real experience booking Dom Perignon and working with them for over a year!
Why changing careers is never a “waste”
Part 2 of my best tips for networking as an introvert.
Networking has been one of the most POWERFUL things in my business. Here are tips on how to do it, even if your introverted self HATES networking.
A new (and fun!) way to think about negative comments on social media
The exact tools and apps I use to film my wildly popular calligraphy videos for Instagram!
A client once refused to be pay me $1500 - a contract would have prevented that from happening.
Breaking down exactly how much I charged for a recent custom calligraphy job.
What I actually do all day as a creative solopreneur. Hint: it’s less calligraphy than you think!
The purpose behind my curse words… and how that’s evolved over the years.
The exact steps I used to 10x my Pinterest visibility in just one month!
Hoo-boy!! 2018 was a HUGE year for my business. This was the year that convinced me that I could actually do this - make a good living just off of my own creativity and gumption.
So here are the three biggest lessons I learned in 2018 (along with some cold, hard dolla-dolla numbers)
Oh man... INSTAGRAM! Probably the best thing that's ever happened to my business and the worst thing that's ever happened to my sanity. Recently, one of my calligraphy videos got featured by a compilation account with 4 MILLION FOLLOWERS! Holy shit! Here's what happened...
Setting up my table at UniqueLA was a super awesome experience. The main challenge was cramming all the goodies I wanted to sell onto a 6x3 foot table. But, after the weeks of planning and preparing, it was pretty awesome to see this empty space get filled with creative ideas and energy.