Episode 116: How to Find Your Creative Process + Voice, with Tara Larson - the Creative Empire podcast

This Creative Empire podcast episode Reina and Christina interview Tara Larson of Rad and Happy who is a designer and hand letterer. Tara is chatting all about how being a mom has influenced what she does as a creative entrepreneur. She talks about some challenges she has faced such as finding her voice, work balance, and the ebb-and-flow of a business. The trio discuss what finding your voice can look like and how that can influence collaborations, plus Tara give some collaboration tips. [audio mp3="http://creativeempire.co/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/02-934-post/EP-116-Tara-Larson.mp3"][/audio]

Creative Empire Podcast | Episode 116 | Tara Larson of Rad and Happy

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Main Takeaways:

  • What challenges has looked like in her creative business [0:02:08]
  • How being a mom influences her entrepreneurial journey [0:03:57]
  • How to flex your creative process like a muscle + Setting priorities [0:06:43]
  • How to get our of a creative process rut by trying new creative things [0:14:33]
  • What finding your voice can look like on Instagram [0:19:06]
  • What it is like in a market that is really taking-off [0:24:53]
  • How hand lettering workshops have [0:26:42]
  • How collaborations are what she is working on + Tips for collaborations [0:29:29]
  • How to learn from your failures [0:34:10]

[ctt template="3" link="651Ps" via="no" ]I’m usually a mom when my kids are awake and I am a designer, or an artist, when my kids are asleep.[/ctt]

Show Notes:

[ctt template="4" link="cxz6h" via="no" ]if you just keep creating and keep trying new things, eventually you’ll fall into place, you’ll fall into where you’re supposed to be.[/ctt]

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Hi! I am Tara also known as, Rad and Happy. I am a designer and hand letterer who is a big fan of anything lemon, design that makes your heart swoon, and being a mom to my study husband and cute kids. My goal as an artist is to extract happiness from common things and share a bit of that happy with the rad people I am lucky enough to cross paths with.

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