Blogging For Your Creative Business

What came first the blog or the creative business?  Well, unlike the egg and chicken question, this one is probably pretty simple.  If you’re like me, it was the creative business.  But, I soon realized that I needed to start blogging for my creative business and share my artwork there.  Many creative business owners (i.e. artists, illustrators, scrapbookers, Etsy sellers, etc.) may still ask, “Why do I need a blog?  How can it help me with my business?”  Here are 5 reasons you should blog for your creative business…

Blogging for Your Creative Business. Here are 5 reasons I think you should. Carmen Whitehead Designs

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5 Photography Tips For Etsy

I’ve had my Etsy shop for about 4 years now and I haven’t been active with it for all of those years.  So, it’s experienced a little bit of neglect.  But, since the beginning of the year I’ve been working on it every day diligently.  But, as much as I search for the perfect keyword or the enticing product description.  If I don’t have good pictures I will, most likely, not be selling much.

5 Photography Tips for Etsy Sellers - Carmen Whitehead Designs

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The Art of Healing

It’s the time of year when we think about what’s happened the past year and what the new year holds in store.  Resolutions to improve and do things better are on everyone’s list and I’m doing lots of reflection myself.

My word for 2016 was Focus and I started the year with that very thought in mind.  But, sometimes the very best of intentions doesn’t work out.  For 2017 I’ve chosen the word Healing.  I’ve tried to capture The Art of Healing in this journal page.

The Art of Healing art journal page. Healing is my 2017 word. www.carmenwhitehead.com

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