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Designer Spotlight: Lyn Foley

By Tracy Matthews | October 5, 2012

Brief story of what you do and why you do it: Lampworking is the technique of melting glass in the flame of a torch to make beads or other glass…

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Why Making Mistakes is Not Always a Bad Thing

By Tracy Matthews | October 1, 2012

Many of you have heard my story over the past several months. My business has definitely gone through many ups and downs over the years. Most of the time I…

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Designer Spotlight: Peggy Li

By Tracy Matthews | September 28, 2012

A brief story of what you do and why you do it. I love jewelry design because I’ve always loved working with my hands and jewelry making provides instant gratification!…

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How does it work anyway?

By Tracy Matthews | September 26, 2012

Wow! We have had an amazing response so far to all of the course content! We understand that many of you are new to online courses. You are asking questions…

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How to Start a Jewelry Line – 12 Mistakes Designers Make When Starting a Business

By Tracy Matthews | September 25, 2012

You’ve got a talent for jewelry design and making. Now you’re thinking about starting (or may have already started) a jewelry business. Awesome! You LOVE making jewelry. Hey, you even…

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Win a Scholarship to Flourish & Thrive Academy:: Laying the Foundation Vol. 1!

By Tracy Matthews | September 21, 2012

We are giving away a scholarship to F&TA: Laying the Foundation Volume 1!!! We have a few questions for you!

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The Power of Community and Being Fierce, Fabulous and Free: An Interview with Nisha Moodley

By Tracy Matthews | September 19, 2012

It's official! I have a girl crush! I had the amazing fortune to have a little chat with the inspiring, Nisha Moodley a few weeks ago. Nisha and I have…

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Create a Budget for Success: How I Tripled My Income in Two Weeks

By Tracy Matthews | September 17, 2012

Author: Lisa Jacobs I’m Lisa Jacobs and I own the Energy Shop, where I sell handmade jewelry to people all over the world. Though I’ve been in business for over…

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Designer Spotlight: Chelsea Farmer

By Tracy Matthews | September 14, 2012

A brief story of what you do and why you do it. I’ve always has a passion for arts. I grew up painting, drawing, sewing and learning new crafts on…

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You're invited! FREE Webinar: Increase Your Jewelry Profits!

By flourishthrive | September 14, 2012

The 5 Essential Questions you must ask yourself to guarantee your jewelry is flying off the shelves!   Details Webinar: Increase Your Jewelry Profits! The 5 Essential Questions you must…

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