Special Offer: Creative Maker Masterclasses Summer Bundle!
We're excited to lauch a brand new series of Maker Masterclasses with leading industry designers and illustrators to support your creative business.
From finding your niche and creating your brand, to designing your products; creative marketing strategy; to working with wholesalers, retailers and getting into art licensing, throughout June & July expect to hear stories of building a sustainable creative business as an illustrator / maker; alongside closely guarded secrets to thriving in this competitive industry.
Special Offer – Save £27 with our Summer Bundle Offer! Enrol with one click now.
Meet our speakers
Maker Masterclass: Build Your Brand with Jessica Smith
Jessica Smith is an illustrator and artist currently based in Bath, UK. She loves to create playful, bold and colourful art and has worked on a huge range of projects from packaging and advertising to children’s books. As a creative maker she sells a variety of illustrated products including original paintings, hand crafted ceramics, prints and greeting cards.
Clients include Paperchase, Kate Spade, Adobe, Tombow, Stabilo, Canva, Hardie Grant, Simon and Schuster and many more.
Maker Masterclass: Product Design with Tillie Rose Studio
Established in Sheffield, UK back in April 2019 Tillie Rose Studio started as a side project. After Tille was furloughed during the Covid pandemic she put all her energy into her creative passion, and nearly 3 years later her business is thriving.
Tillie hosts a Product Design for Illustrators Masterclass guiding our students through the the design and creative process of her best selling stationary products.
In this 1.5 hour session hosted by Inkygoodness Collective you will learn:
- How to plan and run your first market stall
- Tips and advice for wholesale & getting stocked with retailers
- Insight on brand deals, partnerships and collaborations for illustrators
- How to build a passive income through platforms like Thortful and Society6.
- Behind the creative process of three of Tillie’s best selling products
- + BONUS Guide of recommended suppliers for production & materials
- & much more!
Maker Masterclass: Creative Marketing with Liz Harry
Liz Harry is a designer-illustrator with a love of hand drawn type and colourful, or what she likes to call ‘colour-fun’ designs. She’s based up North in the musical city of Liverpool, UK.
After many years working within the music industry specialising in art direction and creative consultancy for leading arts, lifestyle and music brands she now runs her Liz Harry Design full time.
Our Creative Marketing for Illustrators Masterclass with Liz will provide key tips and insight on using platforms like Kickstarter to crowdfund product collections and how to sell on Etsy plus an exclusive look at her pre-launch strategy for harnessing the power of social media to market and sell products online. Exciting!
Maker Masterclass: Art Licensing with Jess Miller – 19th July @ 6pm BST
Jess Miller is a Los Angeles based designer, illustrator and educator. Her whimsical style is infused with bright pops of color and layered textures, inspired by nature, retro artwork, and vintage design.
Jess has a background in toy package design and over the years has segued into a career of illustration. She specializes in hand lettering, surface pattern design, and character portraits. Her work has been printed on greeting cards, home goods, tech accessories, book covers, packaging, and more. Clients include CASETiFY, American Greetings, Hallmark and many more.
Jess will be hosting an Art Licensing for Illustrators Masterclass to round off our 8 week course, sharing her expertise and insight on turning your designs into income and tips for breaking into the licensing market.
We round off each session with a Q&A so you’ll leave each Masterclass session with clarity, inspiration and ideas to develop your illustration brand – and attract more clients & creative opportunities for your creative business this year.
Tickets includes access to the Maker Masterclass recordings for 90 days.
We’re also offering a brilliant offer to attend all four of our Maker Masterclasses at a special offer price of just £89, saving £27 versus buying each class seperately.
Access six hours of training with leading creative makers & illustrators Jessica Smith, Liz Harry, Tillie Rose & Jess Miller, covering branding, product design, marketing & art licensing + FREE downloads on Product Design and how to Find Your Creative Niche.
Attend live or watch the recordings. Grab the bundle now.
About your host
Lisa Hassell is a creative consultant, coach and founder of Inkygoodness, a global community focused on connecting, inspiring and developing artists and creative businesses. Launching in 2010 as a side project, Inkygoodness now has a global audience of 75k, made up of illustration and graphic design students, creative graduates, freelancers and young professionals.
Lisa runs regular portfolio crits, workshops, and online courses, and in 2021 launched ‘Make Your Mark’ a 10 week programme for artists and illustrators to accelerate their personal and professional development. Supported by a thriving online community, their first online membership: Inkygoodness Collective launched last year as a curated online community of artists and illustrators from across the globe.