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Hope Kodman

#BadassCreatives: Hope Kodman of Dynamo

My dear friend Hope Kodman, seen here with me at Dragon Con last year – she’s dressed as Pris from Blade Runner, and I’m dolled up as my drag alter-ego, Visit their IndieGoGo campaign

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Doctor Who Gifts under 25 dollars

Who, Who, Whovian? You’ll Love These Cool Gifts for Doctor Who Fans!

The past few years have seen a huge resurgence in Doctor Who fandom. You can bet that gifts inspired by the various Doctors, Daleks and the TARDIS will be among the hottest to give & receive for many

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Want to make more money from your handmade art? A former boutique owner shares 5 tips for emerging designers on how to sell your product in stores.

How To Sell Your Product In Stores [5 Tips From A Former Boutique Owner]

A few years ago, I discovered this great site written by a former boutique owner. It was called The Proprietress, and I quickly tried to soak up all of the information that Kate Logan Fulford had to

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I often get asked for my advice on how to make a living as an artist or crafter! Here is TONS of tips, tricks and advice for badass creatives like you.

How to make a living as an artist or crafter!

I’ve been making stuff for as long as I can remember. In college I had professors who told me I should sell my creations. After a trip to London during my final year of college, where I saw the

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cool business cards for creative entrepreneurs

Cool Business Cards for Badass Creatives

Black & Gold Chevron Pattern Business Card Abstract Fuchsia Pink Watercolor Double-Sided Standard Business Cards Elegant Faux Gold Striped Modern Light Pink Business Cards White Subtle Glitter Business

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New Orleans is a very creative city, there is so much to see and do here at any given time! Below you’ll find plenty of resources related to arts & crafts – everything from where to take a class, to where to buy supplies to regularly ongoing events.

New Orleans Craft Resources

New Orleans is a very creative city, there is so much to see and do here at any given time! Below you’ll find plenty of resources related to arts & crafts – everything from where to take a class,

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The Elusive Glamour of Quitting Your Day Job

The Elusive Glamour of Quitting Your Day Job

I’ve become increasingly frustrated with this notion that the only way to be successful as a creative entrepreneur (or any type of entrepreneur, for that matter) is to “quit your day job.” I’m

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Elephant Shower Curtain DENY Designs Valentina Ramos Aaron

10 Cool Shower Curtains for Animal Lovers

I’m a big animal lover, always have been. I’ve also become a little obsessed with the artistic home decor of DENY Designs as of late – they work with artists all around the globe to

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Hi! My name is Mallory Whitfield, but you can call me Miss Malaprop! (Photo credit: Jen Karpowicz)

My New Orleans: An Interview with Borrowed & Blue

I was recently approached by Helen Alston, the New Orleans Market Specialist for Borrowed & Blue. I was actually familiar with Borrowed & Blue already because we work with a handful of wedding-related

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I love this Doctor Who inspired “We’re All Stories In The End” tank top from indie designer Jordandené. Learn more at MissMalaprop.com

Geeky Gifts: Handmade Tees and Tank Tops by Jordandené

If you’ve been following me for awhile, you may have noticed that I’m a bit of a geek. Doctor Who, Star Wars, Game of Thrones… I’m a fan of many popular sci-fi and fantasy franchises, and

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How Get More Instagram Followers + Must-Know Hashtag Techniques

3 Ways to Get More Instagram Followers and Sales + 2 Must-Know Hashtag Techniques

When Rachel Daley from MadeFreshly approached me about contributing a guide to getting more followers on Instagram, I was all “Yes please!” I spent much of last year on my own personal mission to

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Intellectual Property Law for Artists

Fan Art and Fair Use: A Brief Overview of Intellectual Property Law for Artists

This post comes to you from the super smart folks at Avvo, a legal website dedicated to making legal easier for everyone. A few years ago, I helped organize a workshop for artists in collaboration with

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