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Episode 116: How to Find Your Creative Process + Voice, with Tara Larson

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.

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]

Show Notes:

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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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  • Robin Hutcheson - This was the first podcast I have ever listened too. I saw Tara talking about it on her Instagram story and since I love Tara so much I had to check it out. It was great. Started from the beginning on my way home from work today. I can’t wait to listen to them all!!!ReplyCancel

    • creativeempire - Wow Robin! Thank you so much. It take a lot of work to produce each episode, and this made our day! We’ll try to read it on air, so listen for it soon 🙂ReplyCancel

  • August: My Favorite Things! - Andrea Genevieve - […] from all types of businesses. This month I binged on about 7 episodes, I could not get enough! This episode on Creative Process with Tara Larson from Rad and Happy = Amazing! Add it to your  list. Organizational […]ReplyCancel

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