7 episodes

life i design - The Podcast

Providing you with bite size pieces of advice, actionable steps and stories, to help you create a life that YOU design!

We'll be sharing and talking about all things creativity, art, working from home and more!

life i design: The Podcast life i design

    • Visual Arts
    • 5.0 • 3 Ratings

life i design - The Podcast

Providing you with bite size pieces of advice, actionable steps and stories, to help you create a life that YOU design!

We'll be sharing and talking about all things creativity, art, working from home and more!

    Episode 07 - My Best Watercolor Tips

    Episode 07 - My Best Watercolor Tips

    In this episode I share with you some of my best watercolor tips to help you get started with watercolor painting!

    Beginning is often the hardest part so in this episode my goal is to arm you with encouragement and tips to help remove confusion and frustration around watercolors and getting started painting.

    If you are new to watercolors and need some direction as to how to get started, make sure to download my free guide and checklist! Visit www.lifeidesign.com/watercolorpainting  to grab it!

    Enjoy!

    Nicki

    • 14 min
    Episode 06 - Art supplies that I can't live without

    Episode 06 - Art supplies that I can't live without

    In this episode I'll share my philosophy around art supplies - yes, I'm very opinionated about art supplies - and what I can't live without!

    I'll cover supplies for calligraphy and lettering as well as watercolor painting and more.  Hit play and let's chat about art supplies!

    • 21 min
    Episode Number 05: Going from Hobby to a Home Based Business

    Episode Number 05: Going from Hobby to a Home Based Business

    Episode 05 is all about starting a home based creative business.  This is the first of many business episodes where I hope to inspire and teach you how to go from Hobby to Home Based business.  If you having been working on your art for a while and are wondering if your work is good enough to sell, or even how too get started with selling it, this quickie is for you!

    Thank you for joining me, your host Nicki Traikos.  I am an artist, letterer, instructor and creative business owner.

    I started and built life I design in 2012 from home, while raising a family and learning how to juggle it all!

    The podcast is my way of pulling back the curtain and inviting you to step into my home studio so we can get candid about all things art, business and life, to help YOU create a life that YOU design!

    I hope you press play today and tune in as I share my story with you here on episode one.

    To learn more about me, please visit www.lifeidesign.com and follow me along on social media here;

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/lifeidesign/

    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lifeidesign

    Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.ca/nickitraikos

    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/lifeidesign

    Bloglovin: https://www.bloglovin.com/@lifeidesign

    • 14 min
    Episode Number 04 : A bit of a retrospective on the eve of my 49th birthday.

    Episode Number 04 : A bit of a retrospective on the eve of my 49th birthday.

    Episode number 04 is a bit of a retrospective on the eve of my 49th birthday.  I share more insight into my journey of starting life i design, lessons learned, and what the plans are for the next decade.  A little different than our regular episodes, but one that may inspire you to make a bucket list, try something new or dream bigger!  I hope you enjoy this one as I get a little personal.

    Thank you for joining me, your host Nicki Traikos.  I am an artist, letterer, instructor and creative business owner.

    I started and built life I design in 2012 from home, while raising a family and learning how to juggle it all!

    The podcast is my way of pulling back the curtain and inviting you to step into my home studio so we can get candid about all things art, business and life, to help YOU create a life that YOU design!

    I hope you press play today and tune in as I share my story with you here on episode one.

    To learn more about me, please visit www.lifeidesign.com and follow me along on social media here;

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/lifeidesign/

    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lifeidesign

    Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.ca/nickitraikos

    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/lifeidesign

    Bloglovin: https://www.bloglovin.com/@lifeidesign

    • 21 min
    Episode Number: 03 My best tips for finding your artistic style

    Episode Number: 03 My best tips for finding your artistic style

    In Episode 03 of life i design - The Podcast, I am sharing with you my best advice and biggest tips for finding your artistic style.  Whether you are working as an artist, letterer or designer, my tips and takeaways will help guide you to finding your personal artistic style.  Enjoy! Nicki

    Thank you for joining me, your host Nicki Traikos.  I am an artist, letterer, instructor and creative business owner.

    I started and built life I design in 2012 from home, while raising a family and learning how to juggle it all!

    The podcast is my way of pulling back the curtain and inviting you to step into my home studio so we can get candid about all things art, business and life, to help YOU create a life that YOU design!

    I hope you press play today and tune in as I share my story with you here on episode one.

    To learn more about me, please visit www.lifeidesign.com and follow me along on social media here;

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/lifeidesign/

    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lifeidesign

    Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.ca/nickitraikos

    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/lifeidesign

    Bloglovin: https://www.bloglovin.com/@lifeidesign

    • 14 min
    Episode Number: 02 - The prettier pancake...

    Episode Number: 02 - The prettier pancake...

    Welcome to Epidsode 02 of life i design - The Podcast! 

    This second  episode is like that second pancake you make when you’re cooking up a batch of yummy, golden, fluffy pancakes! With each podcast we record and edit and upload, the better they get!

    In this episode, I'll give you my top 3 tips to finding your creative spark and creating joy as you do it!!

    Be sure to listen to get all the tips, inspiration and even make sure to download the freebie that I created for you over at www.lifeidesign.com/pocast and look for episode 02!

    Let's get started shall we?!



    Thank you for joining me, your host Nicki Traikos.  I am an artist, letterer, instructor and creative business owner.

    I started and built life I design in 2012 from home, while raising a family and learning how to juggle it all!

    The podcast is my way of pulling back the curtain and inviting you to step into my home studio so we can get candid about all things art, business and life, to help YOU create a life that YOU design!

    I hope you press play today and tune in as I share my story with you here on episode one.

    To learn more about me, please visit www.lifeidesign.com and follow me along on social media here;

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/lifeidesign/

    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lifeidesign

    Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.ca/nickitraikos

    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/lifeidesign

    Bloglovin: https://www.bloglovin.com/@lifeidesign

    • 17 min

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