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Tuesday October 15th, 2013

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Biz Ladies Profile: Leah Goren

Today’s Biz Ladies Profile comes to us from illustrator and surface pattern designer, Leah Goren. Leah always knew that she would channel her illustration skills into a full time career one day, but she never anticipated her small online shop to turn into another creative and lucrative outlet for her work. Leah has since worked…

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Friday October 11th, 2013

Tuesday October 8th, 2013

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Biz Ladies Profile: Melissa Joy Manning

Today’s Biz Ladies profile comes to us from jewelry designer, Melissa Joy Manning. Melissa’s career in the jewelry world seemed destined from the get go, having made her first piece of jewelry in preschool.  She later went on to study silversmithing and jewelry design, and eventually open her own business. Most recently, she was inducted into the Council…

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Tuesday September 24th, 2013

Tuesday September 17th, 2013

biz ladies, interviews by 21

Biz Ladies Profile: Dana Tanamachi

Dana Tanamachi Portrait

photos by Eric Ryan Anderson Today’s Biz Ladies Profile comes to us from graphic designer and letterer, Dana Tanamachi. Starting off in the graphic design world working for major firms, Dana never truly envisioned a full time freelance career. As her work gained more recognition and bigger projects came her way, Dana finally decided to branch…

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Tuesday September 10th, 2013

Wednesday September 4th, 2013

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After the Jump: Nic Newcomb (MP3)

I’m so excited to be back in the swing of work and all that brings. I’ve got a million ideas for this season’s radio shows, and I was thrilled to close out my summer season with an interview I’ve been dying to conduct for weeks. I met Nic Newcomb over dinner a few weeks ago…

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Tuesday September 3rd, 2013

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Biz Ladies Profile: Megan Gilger

Biz Ladies Profile, Megan Gilger

photo by Michael Newsted Today’s Biz Ladies Profile comes to us from designer and blogger, Megan Gilger.  As a graduate entering a difficult job landscape, Megan decided to take matters into her own hands and start a freelance career.  She’s since created a successful creative and inspiration blog, The Fresh Exchange, worked with clients around the…

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Tuesday August 20th, 2013

biz ladies, interviews by 34

Biz Ladies Profile: Emily Henderson

Biz Ladies Emily Henderson

Photo by Angela Kohler Today’s Biz Ladies profile comes to us from interior designer, Emily Henderson. While Emily knew she was destined to be in the design world from a young age, she received national support when she became the season five winner of HGTV’s “Design Star” series. Since then, she has gone on to…

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Friday August 16th, 2013

Tuesday August 13th, 2013

Wednesday August 7th, 2013

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Studio Tour: Sean Woolsey

Photographs by Bethany Nauert I always get excited when we run a studio tour—it’s wonderful to be able to take a look into the creative process behind some of our favorite artists, designers, and craftsmen. Today’s tour of California-based artist Sean Woolsey’s workspace is a little bit special, because his work spans across both sides…

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Tuesday August 6th, 2013

biz ladies, interviews by 9

Biz Ladies Profile: Emily Newman of Once Wed

Emily Newman Biz Ladies Profile

Photo by Rylee Hitchner Today’s Biz Ladies Profile comes to us from Emily Newman of Once Wed.  After planning her own wedding and noticing a lack of online resources for used and budget-friendly designer wedding dresses, Emily decided to address the problem personally. She launched Once Wed as a wedding marketplace and online destination for inspiration,…

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Tuesday July 30th, 2013

biz ladies, interviews by 6

Biz Ladies Profile: Piet Houtenbos

Piet Houtenbos

Today’s Biz Ladies Profile comes to us from New York-based designer Piet Houtenbos. Starting off his career in the vintage furniture design industry, sparked Piet’s creative interests and biz savvy.  After working for established design businesses and selling his own designs on the side for a time, he eventually decided to embark on his own….

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Monday July 29th, 2013

Friday July 19th, 2013

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After the Jump: Lynn Casper

This week’s radio show was the continuation of a conversation I started a few weeks ago with my friend and fellow radio host, Lynn Casper. Lynn hosts an excellent podcast called Homoground that highlights amazingly talented LGBT musicians and artists. She also organizes and promotes some truly meaningful- and much needed- events for other LGBT…

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Tuesday July 16th, 2013

Tuesday July 9th, 2013

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Biz Ladies Profile: Meg Gleason of Moglea

Meg Gleason of Moglea

Today’s Biz Ladies Profile comes to us from Meg Gleason of the letterpress and stationery design studio, Moglea. Her path into the stationery design world started on the family farm in rural Iowa.  With a graphic design degree in hand and job-less, Meg decided to create her own path by jump-starting her own letterpress studio….

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Tuesday July 2nd, 2013

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After the Jump: Jessica Oreck

I’ve felt incredibly lucky to record the last few radio shows I’ve scheduled. Not just because I enjoy talking to people one-on-one, but because the last few guests I’ve had have had such incredible stories behind their artwork and the work they create. And this week’s guest was no exception. I first met filmmaker Jessica…

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Friday June 21st, 2013