events

Ramble On Book Launch

Thank you again to everyone who played a part in the launch! It was by all accounts a wonderful afternoon...

On bookselling: you get back what you give

I’ve been selling at events for a while now. The first was The Caretaker of Imagination book launch, then craft markets,...

Out and About: Hamilton Zinefest [gallery]

So last weekend I had the pleasure of participating in my very first zinefest in Hamilton, a couple hours’ south...

Out & About: Arts Fiesta and Book Launch

I didn’t have a market this weekend, and I’m glad because I really needed a day off! So instead, I’m...

Out & About: Arts Fiesta and Book Launch

Out & About: Arts Fiesta and Book Launch

I didn’t have a market this weekend, and I’m glad because I really needed a day off! So instead, I’m...

Monday Musings (are back)

Because all I could think about for the last month was the NZ Book Fest, I decided not to do...

Day One at the NZ Independent Book Festival 2015

I got set up, crossed my fingers that my signage wouldn’t fall down, and breathed a sigh of relief when...

How to promote an event on social media [Book Events Series]

Social media is a wonderful tool, and in my experience it’s more about the build-up to an event / product...

Building a creative business: Multiple streams of income (part one)

Last week (or was it the week before?) I wrote a post around a brooch that I’d won titled New Growth. At...

Monday Musings: A fresh sense of purpose

After a weekend at the Mt Eden Village Craft Fair, a change to a business page on Facebook, a teaching...

Giving craft markets a go [for writers]

If you’ve been reading my blog, you’ll know that I recently attended a couple of local markets, and have a...

Introducing singer/songwriter, Jennie Cruse!

Introducing singer/songwriter, Jennie Cruse!

Jennie Cruse’s music is beautifully inspiring. On the greyest of days with the bluest of moods, I play her album...