Welcome to Happy Creating!
Happy Creating is a creative blog that is all about finding joy in life (and making money) by doing what you love.
This page is to get you acquainted with all of the resources on this site. From building your own creative blog, to freelance writing, to business and blogging tips, to turning your craft into a business, or to learning a new art or craft; I will guide you every step of the way.
First things first. To learn more about me, my background, and my experience; you can check out my About page by clicking on About Ruth. And don’t forget to sign up for my Happy Creating e-mail club. You’ll get my FREE Guide to Happy Creating, as well as projects and tips to help you grow your hobby, business, blog, & brand. (I promise that I take your time and privacy seriously. I will never sell or share your information. And I only send out e-mails when I have something extremely great to share.)
Now on to the good stuff:
Looking to start or grow your creative business? This post is a must read. In it I cover numerous ways that creatives can make money. Whether you are a writer, blogger, crafter, artist, or designer; you’ll learn how YOU can make money with your passion. Click on How Creatives Make Money to get started.
If you are a creative person, you don’t want to build any old blog. Build a creative blog. You can build a creative blog by choosing the right theme, colors, and branding. If you are an artist, crafter, or writer, you can also add a portfolio to your creative blog. Want to earn money with your creative blog? Set up a shop or look into affiliate marketing. My How to Start a Blog: Beginner’s Guide will start you off on the right path.
If you are looking for up to date business and blogging tips for your creative blog and business, you must check out my Business and Blogging Tips page. It’s an amazing resource that covers topics from branding, to logo design, to beginner blogging, to more advanced business and blogging topics. It’s a page I update regularly, as the industry changes.
Freelance writing can be a very lucrative career path. It can also be a great way to earn a little extra income. If you are interested in freelance writing, you definitely want to take a look at the Writing and Blogging section of my blog. Here I share tips and resources on blogging, as well as freelance writing.
Me too! I love creating. Check out the Art and Design section of my blog for tips, tricks, DIY projects, and product reviews. I love trying new things. So this section will be updated as I work with new mediums and try new products.
Check out My Favorite Art Supplies Page. Here I list everything I use on a regular basis. AND I update this page as I try new things.
Who doesn’t? I regularly create printables (downloadable digital files) for personal and business use. These are available in my shop, and some are FREE! Check out the Free Printables section of my shop.
Yes you can! I’m a big believer in doing what you love. For fun, AND for profit. My Free Guide to Happy Creating will teach you how to discover your passion AND how to build a business around that passion.
So what are you waiting for? Join me in Happy Creating!