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Amanda Arneill — Workshop Week
Watercolor gorgeousness meets laid-back fun through Amarilys Henderson’s art and teaching. Published author, popular online instructor and experienced surface designer, Amarilys knows the power of her favorite medium. Her work features a flair for the retro, lush watercolor bleeds on florals, brush lettering and throwback whimsey. Amarilys found her creative renaissance in newfound motherhood and refreshed Christian faith. You’ll find this boy-mom curled up like a cat in her Minnesota [...]
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Amarilys Henderson — Workshop Week
Having created and taught more than a dozen online courses about hand lettering, Amanda helps you maximize your inherent desire to create and realize your full artistic potential. With a Masters Degree in Curriculum Development, her courses take you step-by-step through successfully mastering your artistic talents. She knows that lettering can give you a beautiful tool to express yourself, document your life and brighten the world of others.
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Alli Koch — Workshop Week
Alli K Design was founded by Alli Koch in 2014. An artist based in Dallas, TX - Alli has turned her passion for art and design into a full-time career. The author of 7 published books she is on a mission to inspire others to create as well. You can find Alli’s artwork on murals all around the DFW area and throughout the US, as well as merchandise in stores all around the country.
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Becca Courtice — Workshop Week
Becca, your host for Workshop Week, is a modern calligrapher and instructor based in Ottawa, Canada. She started The Happy Ever Crafter Inc. in 2015, and has since grown a community of over 500,000 aspiring artists and art business owners all over the world.
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Why I Charge So Much
I don't swear much on here but this audio was just toooooo perfect... 😂🙌🏻⁣ ⁣ It still blows my mind how many artists don't realize how valuable their skills are and are terrified to charge for them.⁣ ⁣ Even on my post the other day talking about not discounting my services, I had multiple people tell me that I have an "artistic talent", so I have a duty to share that art with the world... for free. 🤦🏻‍♀️⁣ ⁣ No. Way. Dude.⁣
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Can I Do This For Exposure?
Working for "exposure" is suuuuuch a debatable question, especially for beginners. It's one of the topics in our pricing course that gets @heyjoegirl and I the most fired up 🔥, and for good reason. Too many artists bank on exposure jobs, not realizing that there's a VERY specific time and place for that kind of deal to actually pay off. Most of the time, it just ends up with the artist being taken advantage of. Obviously, it's way too much to cover in a caption. We talk [...]
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5 Signs You May Be Undercharging
Undercharging is one of the most common mistakes I see new creative business owners make, so in this video I'm laying out 5 signs that you may be undercharging, and what to do if you are.
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5 Signs You May Be Undercharging
If you’re an artist who does client work, you’ve defffffffinitely undercharged at some point. A ton of people probably still are… In this post, I go over 5 telltale signs that you’re undercharging.
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Signing Up for Besties!
ICYMI, @chalkedbymabz and I wrote an online course about how to do signage, and here's how it went... 😂😂 (The course is actually *mostly* serious, believe it or not, and we're massively proud of it! 🙌🏻☺ If you're interested in learning how to do big signage like menu boards, seating charts, welcome signs, storefront windows and more, go to www.SigningUpCourse.com!)
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5 Signs You May Be Undercharging
If you’re an artist who does client work, you’ve defffffffinitely undercharged at some point. A ton of people probably still […]
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How I Organize My Art Supplies
Over the years I have amassed an ENORMOUS collection of art supplies, so... how do I keep them all organized? I'm gonna lay it all out for you in this video.
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5 Signs You May Be Undercharging
Undercharging is one of the most common mistakes I see new creative business owners make, so in this video I'm laying out 5 signs that you may be undercharging, and what to do if you are.
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The Basic Strokes
I got “good” at calligraphy⁣ really fast.⁣ ⁣ And you probably just read that and went “🙄🙄 well, that’s braggy”. But it’s NOT. Hear me out.⁣ ⁣ See the basic strokes in the pic above? Those are what I learned and practiced OBSESSIVELY at the start. Like, rows and rows and rows of each. Daily. In fact I STILL do that!!! And those strokes are the EXACT pieces you need to stick together to build your alphabet. So if you practice those [...]
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Signing Up Course is Here
It’s HEEEERE! Mabz and I officially released our course: Signing Up Signing Up is ALL about signage! In this course, we to teach you, step-by-step, all the tips and tricks you need to flawlessly create your own large-scale signage. Check out allllll the details at SigningUpCourse.com!
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SIGNING UP! How to do EVERYTHING signage!
Wanna get started with lettering and signage? This is your one-shop-stop for everything sign related! We cover everything: tools, surfaces, layouts, techniques, tricks, and everything you could ever need to take your signage to the next level!