When Things Go Horribly Wrong

When Things Go Horribly Wrong

Everyone’s happy at the start of a project; our new clients are excited, we’re thrilled and life is looking pretty sweet.  Until it doesn’t. Until you hit a bump in the road and the smiles have been replaced by anxious, awkward grimaces.  This...
Are you afraid of pricing?

Are you afraid of pricing?

I want to invite you to my free pricing workshop, where we’ll bring more joy and less terror to pricing your artwork, your design packages, your writing services, your jewellery creations… So I was looking for a suitable picture for this newsletter. While...
Are you paying yourself properly?

Are you paying yourself properly?

Years ago, I paid myself a pittance for really high-end, custom design work. For example, on one fabric design & chair upholstery project I earned just $200. For weeks of work 😬 😩 Fast forward 10 years, and now the price of my premium design package pays me well;...
The power of marital teamwork

The power of marital teamwork

Greetings from a very sunny, springtime NSW South Coast.☀ Last week, we finally moved into the apartment we bought in a coastal town called Gerringong, just south of Sydney. It’s a culmination of teamwork and shared dreams between my husband and I. We are...