132 episodes

Welcome to the Modern Creative Podcast where I share actionable tips and non-fluffy advice on how to start and grow your calligraphy business. Listen in to learn more about owning a creative business, how to turn your hobby into a profitable calligraphy business, how to balance a day job with your creative side-hustle, and more.

Every week, I'll share lessons learned as I went from side-hustling calligrapher to self-employed course creator and business coach, back to balancing a day job I enjoy with a calligraphy coaching business that I love.

The Modern Creative Joyce Christine

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 74 Ratings

Welcome to the Modern Creative Podcast where I share actionable tips and non-fluffy advice on how to start and grow your calligraphy business. Listen in to learn more about owning a creative business, how to turn your hobby into a profitable calligraphy business, how to balance a day job with your creative side-hustle, and more.

Every week, I'll share lessons learned as I went from side-hustling calligrapher to self-employed course creator and business coach, back to balancing a day job I enjoy with a calligraphy coaching business that I love.

    132: Time for a Personal + Biz Update

    132: Time for a Personal + Biz Update

    Well, my goals of producing weekly podcast episodes in 2022 didn’t happen. Here’s what’s going on with my calligraphy coaching business and personal life. Sharing some BIG changes happening in the next few months!



    --- Business Resources ---

    - Calligraphy Business Blueprint: CalligraphyBlueprint.com

    - Free Calligraphy Business Class: CalligraphyBizClass.com



    --- Let’s Connect ---

    - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joycechristine.co

    - Instagram: http://instagram.com/moderncreativepodcast

    - Website: https://joycechristine.com

    - YouTube: calligraphybiztv.com

    - Shop: https://www.calligraphybusinessshop.com



    Music by Joakim Karud youtube.com/joakimkarud

    • 19 min
    131: 3 Steps to Almost-Passive Income

    131: 3 Steps to Almost-Passive Income

    Is it possible to make passive income with your calligraphy business? Tune in to hear three things you must do in order to generate almost passive income with your lettering.



    --- Business Resources ---

    - Download the Calligraphy Business Blueprint: CalligraphyBlueprint.com 

    - Free Calligraphy Business Class: CalligraphyBizClass.com



    --- Let’s Connect ---

    - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joycechristine.co

    - Instagram: http://instagram.com/moderncreativepodcast

    - Website: https://joycechristine.com

    - YouTube: calligraphybiztv.com

    - Shop: https://www.calligraphybusinessshop.com



    Music by Joakim Karud youtube.com/joakimkarud

    • 13 min
    130: What You Didn't Know About Wedding Calligraphy

    130: What You Didn't Know About Wedding Calligraphy

    So you want to be a wedding calligrapher? My guest Shaochen Wu of Monstera Gold is sharing three things that you didn’t know about wedding calligraphy. Tune in as she shares some myths about being a wedding calligrapher, how to increase your prices, and more.

    Plus learn more about her course, Pro Wedding Calligrapher which is all you need whether you’re just starting your biz and want to work with wedding clients, or you’re ready to grow your business and book your dream wedding clients.



    Connect with Shaochen:


    Enroll Now - Pro Wedding Calligrapher Course:
    https://www.proweddingcalligrapher.com/courses/pro-wedding-calligrapher?ref=783cfe
    https://www.calligraphyceo.com
    https://instagram.com/monstera.gold



    Contact Joyce:


    Download the Calligraphy Biz Blueprint
    Watch the free business class
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joycechristine.co
    Instagram: http://instagram.com/moderncreativepodcast
    Website: https://joycechristine.com
    YouTube: calligraphybiztv.com
    Shop: https://www.calligraphybusinessshop.com

    • 27 min
    129: Do This to Find More Time for Your Calligraphy Business

    129: Do This to Find More Time for Your Calligraphy Business

    Are you a side hustling calligrapher who struggles with finding more time for your creative business? Do you feel overwhelmed with all the things you need to do to grow your business? Is balancing your day job and your calligraphy business challenging?

    Tune in to hear my top tip for “finding” more time in your calligraphy business.



    --- Business Resources ---

    - Calligraphy Business Blueprint: CalligraphyBlueprint.com

    - Free Calligraphy Business Class: CalligraphyBizClass.com 



    --- Let’s Connect ---

    - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joycechristine.co

    - Instagram: http://instagram.com/moderncreativepodcast

    - Website: https://joycechristine.com

    - YouTube: calligraphybiztv.com

    - Shop: https://www.calligraphybusinessshop.com



    Music by Joakim Karud youtube.com/joakimkarud

    • 4 min
    128: Becoming a Full-Time Calligrapher

    128: Becoming a Full-Time Calligrapher

    So you want to turn your calligraphy side-hustle into a full-time calligraphy business? In this episode of the Modern Creative podcast I’m sharing things you need to consider if you’re planning to go full-time, how to prep for the transition to being a self-employed calligrapher and CEO, and things I would do differently if I were to quit my day job again.



    --- Business Resources ---

    - Calligraphy Business Blueprint: CalligraphyBlueprint.com 

    - Free Calligraphy Business Class: CalligraphyBizClass.com



    --- Let’s Connect ---

    - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joycechristine.co

    - Instagram: http://instagram.com/moderncreativepodcast

    - Website: https://joycechristine.com

    - YouTube: calligraphybiztv.com

    - Shop: https://www.calligraphybusinessshop.com



    Music by Joakim Karud youtube.com/joakimkarud

    • 19 min
    127: What to Consider When Setting Your Prices in 2022

    127: What to Consider When Setting Your Prices in 2022

    Confused about pricing your calligraphy services? Not sure where to start when it comes to pricing your calligraphy work, what to do about shipping, or how to increase your prices?

    Marie from Maiden September shares her pricing tips and things you need to consider when setting up your calligraphy prices. From rush and sourcing fees, shipping, and even how to use data to figure out your prices, Marie shares valuable info so that you can price your calligraphy with confidence.



    --- Things Mentioned ---


    The Rate Book Template
    Sendle
    Honeybook
    Quickbooks



    --- Business Resources ---

    - Calligraphy Business Blueprint: CalligraphyBlueprint.com

    - Free Calligraphy Business Class: CalligraphyBizClass.com



    --- Let’s Connect ---

    - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joycechristine.co

    - Instagram: http://instagram.com/moderncreativepodcast

    - Website: https://joycechristine.com

    - YouTube: calligraphybiztv.com

    - Shop: https://www.calligraphybusinessshop.com



    Music by Joakim Karud youtube.com/joakimkarud

    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
74 Ratings

74 Ratings

nerdyandwordy ,

New and inspired listener here!

I have recently started to regularly listen to this podcast and I’m finding the information very helpful! My goal is to start my own creative business and I appreciate all the advice. I think creative designers everywhere can benefit from these ladies.

lovestacyyy ,

LOVE THIS PODCAST!!!

I've been binge listening to this podcast as of late and it is SO helpful with so many tips and insights for someone like me who just launched a creative biz. I get so much inspiriation and encouragement just listening to their stories and experiences. Joyce and Dianuh are so relateable and humble -- I just want to be their friends!!! So grateful for this podcast as it has helped me in my direction and decision making for my small biz as well as overall confidence going into it! Thank you Joyce + Dianuh!!!

Mon Mendez Fallone ,

So helpful!

The Modern Creative Podcast has been a DAILY listen for the past month! As I’m aiming to launch my business, this podcast has been a helpful mixture of relevant topics, tangents and guests.

Thank you for sharing this wisdom and for being a perfect resource for people who are looking to launch a successful business 🎉

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