Creative Business Workshops

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:

Midwest Craft Con

February 2016 | Columbus OH

Makeshift Society
November 2014 | San Francisco, CA

Books by the Banks
October 2014 | Cincinnati, OH

  • Panel on freelance writing

Block Party Handmade
April 2014 | Louisville, KY

  • Creating Customer Profiles

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

Makeshift Society
March 2013 | San Francisco, CA

  • Getting your book published

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 Conference
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?