So, You Want to Turn your Creativity into a Business?

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You’ll obviously need creativity and the inclination to turn that into a business, so let’s just say you’ve already got that in the bag. What next? What do you do? How do you become great?

 

An incredible illustrator asked me this recently: How do you do it? How do you turn your artistry into a business and make it successful? So I am sharing with you what I shared with him.

 

This is so easy, it’s mind-blowing. Are you ready?

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Need a Website + Have Limited Cash Flow? How to Get Started on the Web

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For a newbie business, often funds are tight, right?  Cash flow has to be allotted carefully. But branding + websites are often top of the to-do list for new business needs.

So, how can you get started? AND for the least amount of money?

Here are some ideas using the least amount of money as possible!

*And all the gorgeous web templates you see here are linked to the sites where you can view demos, see purchase price and more.

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Why Dropbox Can Save Your Life

Dropbox is a Life SaverSaving your life may be an exaggeration, but Dropbox can save the digital version of your life– your work files, family photos, and everything else you have crammed into the storage of your computers and mobile devices.

What is Dropbox? Dropbox is basically a miracle; it’s a file hosting service that offers cloud storage and file synchronization.

Here is what Dropbox can do:

▸ Sync all the files on multiple computers (YES! really), phones and tablets simultaneously. If you save a file on one computer, it will immediately upload and sync so when you open another device or computer, the files magically appear (phones and tablets included).

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Color Palette Inspiration: A Painter’s Palette

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I happened upon Stella Maria Baer’s painting, photography and prints and was in total awe of her use of colors and light.

A lot of her recent work’s content is of space and the relationship of matter in space. The color palette throughout has a very ethereal quality. Yum!

I’ve created a color palette inspired by her amazing artwork. Feel free to use and enjoy the color code hex numbers!

Ink: #283641, Earth: Hex#c46e3d, Peach: Hex#f49b89, Kraft: Hex#cabeae, Warm Gray: Hex#c7bfbd

To see her other work, check out her website and VSCO page. Eye candy! A few examples of her work below…

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