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Do you need DESIGNING 101? March 23, 2010

Filed under: Designing 101 — burninhelen @ 10:02 am
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I have fabulous news to share! I have been chatting with the fabulous Shannon Okey of Knitgrrl and have somehow fanagled her to agree to teaching a DESIGN 101 class for people like me, who are stuck!

So you make your own stuff, that’s the sort of easy part- but what do you do with it? How do you take it a step (or 2, or 3) further? How do you write a great, concise, easy to follow pattern? How do you grade correctly? What about creating pdf’s, branding, selling, self-publish, shop to companies, and a zillion other questions you might have, that I have??!!

I find myself getting lost often with no real plan- I need a sort of “life coach” for knitting, hopefully you do as well. This will be an ON-LINE class and it is only going to cost you 65 dollars- How many books have you bought?? How much time and energy have you spent (and even wasted) researching, reading, trying out on your own? The cost of the class is less than it would take you to make a sweater!

I will be posting some more information shortly so stay tuned!

I’m still in a state of semi-shock myself over the incredible amount of LUCK I just stumbled into!

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2 Responses to “Do you need DESIGNING 101?”

  1. […] add up into one BIG headache when you are trying to launch your design business. You can see her post about it here. (There’s also a conversation happening in the Budding Designers group on […]

  2. Helen Says:

    I know I told you in an email, but you really are THE BEST! I was so excited about this last night I couldn’t get to sleep! 😀 xxx


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