Category Archives: The Independent Creative

Weekly Thoughts

You know the old saying: “There is no ‘I’ in Team … Well, I think there should be a ‘You’ in Brand! Have you thought about your brand experience lately? At the end of 2013, I did. I took a look at the goods I wasView full post »

Identifying The Brand : The Meeting

**This post is part of the series, “Identifying The Brand” … This is a several-week long series, so be sure to subscribe to the blog to keep up with the latest posts!** You know what makes me cry little graphic designView full post »

Identifying the Brand

Time to send the crickets on their way … I’ve been pretty quiet over here lately. As a brand strategy studio, I feel a bit bad about this part. I remind my own clients how important it is to be consistent (whether it’s blogging,View full post »

Your Business & Buying A House

Last night, we sat down with our loan officer to talk about buying our first house in Portland. Those words are so exciting … and a little scary at the same time. I wrote up a little post on our personal blog, but then it just dawned on meView full post »

The Independent Creative : Facebook

I am so excited for this post in my series, The Independent Creative. It’s the very first guest post on the Three Fifteen Design blog, and I couldn’t be more excited that Alison Murray is the guest. Alison (or Ali as she’s known around these parts)View full post »

The Independent Creative : Little Things

Hooray for a new post in my series for the independent creative. So far, I’ve dicussed: Accounting Time Management The Independent Creative Introduction I thought it would be fun to talk about something, well, FUN! So much of our journey inView full post »

Can You Love More Than One Career?

We flew back to Portland yesterday after spending our weekend with Nick & Mel in Michigan. Photographing their wedding made our hearts feel so full. It was a little bittersweet, as Nick & Mel’s wedding is our last of 2012. I woke upView full post »

The Independent Creative : Accounting

In continuing my “The Independent Creative” series (a series about my journey of becoming my own boss), I knew I’d have to address the not-always-exciting topic of accounting. While it’s not very exciting to talk about, itView full post »

The Independent Creative :: Your Time

So very excited to start my Independent Creative series. As promised, this series will give a little insight into my journey towards becoming an independent studio owner. Of course, I would love to start off with the super-fun parts of running yourView full post »