SANDRA'S BLOG — scotland

8 uses for our long-tailed tit notebooks

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What would you use your notebook for?  We list 8 ways you can use the notebooks from our kickstarter and that's just a start. What would you add?

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long-tailed tit notebook kickstarter project

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for those who have asked if we could do notebooks, or wanted us to make a notebook, love bullet journalling, writing bird lists, keeping a written record of recipes, or just generally love a nice notebook - read about our kickstarter!

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How do you get from starting a painting to a new product?

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How long does it take to get from an idea to a product? Read our blog to find out more from Sandra Vick.

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Speaking to Sandra about how the business side of being an artist came about.

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  So, Sandra, how did your business come about? Since 2010 I have sold my original paintings of birds through art galleries across the UK and online to the USA but I was aware that many people couldn’t afford original art and if I want to get my work out to others then I needed to find another medium.  Around this time I was approached by Edinburgh Arts who wanted to publish my work as artist prints and greeting cards.  This fitted my desire to bringing my work to a wider audience. More people can afford a print than an...

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Did you study art at school?

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Sandra Vick, former Health Economics Lecturer, talks about her path to being a freelance artist.  She tells us how important it is to pursue our dreams and do what we love even if it's not the career we initially end up in.

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