Networking

Caffeinated Selfie: (L to R) Jannie Ho, Ed Shems, Lisa Graves, Dan Moynihan, Gary LaCoste and a chicken standing in for Lauren Scheuer

Caffeinated Illustrators: August 2014

With iced coffees in hand, five illustrators met for another Caffeinated Illustrator meeting. Borrowing Wifi from the nearby Apple Store, we got together and shared what projects we have been working on, what’s coming up and from where we are drawing inspiration. We talked about the benefits of Society6 over […]

Selfie by Lauren Scheuer

Caffeinated Illustrators Unite!

A couple of weeks ago we had another illustrator meet-up and the discussion was all over the place. We talked about the illustration industry, prices going down while all rights/work for hire is becoming more prevalent. We discussed how we each check our art: Mirror, hold upside down, bounce it […]

The Importance of Networking

The Importance of Networking

I recently wrote an article for Jo Ann’s Art Advice blog about the importance of networking with other creatives to diversify your business and I’ll be touching on the topic during Justin and my webinar for RISD next week. —————————————————————– You can’t go it alone. Being a freelance illustrator is challenging […]

Caffeinated Illustrators- December 2013

Caffeinated Illustrators- December 2013

Well, we did it again. During this crazy holiday season where there are 5 billion things to do at once, a group of illustrators got out of their studios and met for coffee and to schmooze. I suppose it helped that we met inside a shopping mall across from a […]

Caffeinated Illustrators- October 2013

Caffeinated Illustrators- October 2013

Recently, Creative Relay did what very few entities have ever been able to do: we got a bunch of illustrators to leave their studios for a few hours! These freelancers were forced together to schmooze, drink coffee and share chicken stories. In attendance were Lisa Graves, Jannie Ho, Gary LaCoste, Lauren […]

Welcome RISD Alumni!

Welcome RISD Alumni!

We’re excited to announce that RISD Alumni Association will be joining Creative Relay as a partner for our events, webinars and workshops. RISD joins our other esteemed partners, Massachusetts College of Art and Design Alumni Relations and Career Services and AIGA Boston. Our first event with our new partner roster will be The […]

Illustration used on the Creative Relay website

Slides of Work

Justin and I are looking forward to being one of the event hosts in our first Cross-Org AFTA Mixer in Boston this Thursday, the 26th. As you can see on our Upcoming Events page, this is only the second Cross-Org Mixer organized by AIGA Boston with the goal of giving the […]

Mix it up at AIGA Boston’s Cross-Org Afta

Mix it up at AIGA Boston’s Cross-Org Afta

Join us along with a cornucopia of Boston’s finest creative talent at AIGA Boston’s Cross-Org AFTA. Enjoy drinks, light refreshments, and seeing what others are doing. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to shake things up and rub shoulders with other creatives from a wide range of fields and disciplines […]