180. Heartfelt Mosaic Creations: An Artistic Journey
In this episode, we chat with Kimberly Saunders of Most Alluring Elements and delve into the fascinating world of mosaic artistry. Kimberly shares her captivating journey, from discovering her passion for mosaics to the pivotal shift from hobbyist to thriving business owner.
Discover the secrets behind developing a unique mosaic art style and the invaluable lessons learned from embracing failure along the way. We also explore the crucial decision-making process of participating in an event to showcase your creations.
Learn how to maintain organizational efficiency within your creative business and gain insights into the art versus crafts discussion, helping you define your product identity. Plus, get valuable tips on pricing strategies for mosaic projects and a detailed look at the beautiful story behind her mosaic heart collection. Whether you’re an aspiring artist or a seasoned creator, this episode offers inspiration and advice for every step of your creative journey.
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04:31 Origin story and discovering a hobby
09:41 Transitioning from hobby to business
11:34 Developing a mosaic art style and learning from failure
13:52 Knowing when to participate in your first craft show or event
18:59 Maintaining organizational efficiency in the business
21:52 Distinguishing between art and crafts and defining your product
24:33 Pricing strategies for mosaic projects
29:56 Explanation of the mosaic heart collection
31:51 Creating a startup studio in any available space
34:20 Inspirational advice for beginners starting out
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