Speaking Gigs

I love talking about crea­tive entre­pre­neur­ship with crafters, designers and makers, and about the freelance life with journalists and content makers. I’m available to speak or lead workshops anywhere — email me to get in touch! These are my current and past speaking engagements:

Berlin Kreativ Konferenz
May 2018 | Berlin, Germany

  • Talk on pricing strategies

Midwest Craft Con
February 2016, February 2017 and February 2018 | Columbus, OH

  • Panel moderation and introductions

Books by the Banks
October 2014 | Cincinnati, OH

  • Panel on freelance writing

World of Crafters
March 2014 | Athens, Greece

  • Create Your Own Community

Weapons of Mass Creation
August 2013 | Cleveland, OH

  • The Sound of One Man Networking

Summit of Awesome
September 2012 | Washington, DC

  • Getting your book published
  • Coptic stitch bookbinding workshop

SXSW Interactive
March 2012 | Austin, TX

  • CraftCamp panels

HOW Interactive Design Conference
November 2011 | San Francisco, CA

  • Panel moderator

Conference of Creative Entrepreneurs
August 2011 | San Francisco, CA

  • Pricing Strategies for Creative Products and Services
  • Creating Customer Profiles

Midwest Craft Caucus
June 2011 | Columbus, OH

  • Pricing Strategies for Crafters
  • Panel: The Craft Fair Experience: From Applications to On-site Sales
  • Get Published: How to Turn your Craft Experience into an Article, Blog or Book

Conference of Creative Entrepreneurs
August 2010 | Seattle, WA

  • Can Part-Timers Have It All?