It all started with an urge to help others, curiosity to learn and passion for public relations in the lifestyle and fashion industries. Today, PR Couture, also known as “The Fashion PR Bible”, is a leading resource for industry professionals not just to publicists and marketers, but also for entrepreneurs, creative leaders and more. Founder Crosby Noricks’ shares her story, how PR Couture has evolved, the Bespoke Communications Awards and tips for other career-builders and dream-chasers. This interview was utterly inspiring. Grab a coffee, find your zen space and enjoy the read!Read More
Whether visual design or writing, creativity thrives in many forms and environments. Creativity is a boundaryless gift and engine that can help each and one of us achieve our goals. With that said, we are grateful for the opportunity to pick Tayler Cusick Hollman’s brain on business and strategy with beyond awesome tips...Read More
Interview: Emily Alarcon, Wedding DesignerRead More
@aisleplanner is a proud national sponsor of The Sketchbook Series and, in celebration of our 2017 tour, they are giving away a free account to a lucky winner at each of our workshops! We'll pick a winner the old fashioned way and draw a name out of a hat at the end of the workshop in each of our 7 stops. So, 7 people are going to win a free account at the 25 project level (an $840 yearly value)!
Aisle Planner is more than just wedding and event planning tools! They just added Proposals and Contracts to their suite of business tools and, next up? Invoicing and Payments! Are you excited about winning this? Because we're excited to be giving this away!
Eddie Zaratsian, mastermind behind Eddie Zaratsian Lifestyle and Design, chats with The Sketchbook Series ahead of our first workshop of the year at The Huntley Hotel in Los Angeles, CA. While Eddie will be taking a deeper dive into his business, as well as the in’s and out’s of the industry during the workshop, we’re excited to share some of his background and foundation to his story.Read More
We're thrilled to have The Sketchbook Series - San Francisco featured in Smitten Magazine!
Venue/Rentals/Florals : Blueprint Studios - @blueprintstudiosevents / Design + coordination : Roque Events - @roqueevents / Cake : Batter Up Cakery - @batterupcakery /Stationery : Laura Labrix Designs - @lauralambrixdesigns / Photography: Caitlin O'Reilly Photography -@caitlinoreillyphotography / Caterer: Stephanie Graham Events - @stephaniegrahamevents / National Sponsors: Aisle Planner @aisleplanner & Imagination International @copicmarker / Sketching Class: The Sketchbook Series @thesketchbookseries / Artist/Founder: Very Mary Inspired @verymaryinspired /
Our last day began bright and early. My class was part of the opening session at 9AM. I’m always so excited to meet new people. We had close to 65 attendees, and The Breakers provided us with a wonderful cake to sketch. It was a 45 minute lesson that allowed some of our group to get a taste of how to start a sketch.Read More
There’s nothing quite like it. This is my third time being at Engage (twice as a speaker), and no two summits are ever alike. The creative geniuses behind Engage, Kathryn Arce + Rebecca Grinnals, are the ultimate event producers. They, in my opinion, are the best at what they do! No detail is ever overlooked.Read More
Last Month, Pleasanton Rentals celebrated their 20 year anniversary and wanted to create a special appreciation event for their loyal customers. I'm so glad they brought me on board for a private sketch lesson for their very best clients! It was really great to meet some of the East Bay's best florists, event planners, and venues. I loved getting to meet new creatives in the event industry and teaching them something that not only is fun, but really relaxing too!Read More
We're finally getting a bit of rain here in the wonderful city of San Francisco, our lovely Bay Area definitely needs it so the rain falling in is making us incredibly happy! Speaking of San Francisco, we were so thrilled in the beginning of the year to kick off our 2016 tour in our beloved city. On January 11th and 12th we had our first 2 day sketching class at the amazing Blueprint Studios - it was the perfect place to get inspired!Read More
Here we are, friends! Welcome to the new #thesketchbookseries site! We're very excited to welcome you to our new site with many more exciting things in store. Thank you for your support from near and far -- it has been a magical year! We have hit the ground running prepping for 2016 and we think you're going to LOVE what we've got going. The future is brighter than ever and we can't wait to take you with us on this journey!