5 tips to prep for a sabbatical from your work or business

Are you feeling burnt out? Needing a change? Could a strategic sabbatical help?   Here is how I knew that it was time for me to take a break and replenish my soul: I’ve been a working artist for over 25 years. I sold my first piece of artwork 30 years ago exactly, while I…

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Courses I recommend to shine in business and life

2021 has been an incredible year for me in so many ways, and full of internal growth, centering, dreaming, and planning.   As I get ready to take a sabbatical for part of 2022 (more about that later) I wanted to point you to some of the courses that inspired me, and helped me get to…

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How to make money at your craft – before you’re an expert

It’s hard to always wait to make money until we are an expert at something. What about when you have done a craft for years and then start a new style? I’ve got lots of ideas for you to maintaing integrity, be honest with your audience, and also make money while you’re still learning. Here…

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Art Business – lessons for starting or running a small business videos

art business lessons

In the 25+ years I’ve run my small art business I’ve learned some things, made some observations, and also faced some really tough times. From my experiences I’ve created a series of videos to help others who are artists, creatives, or small business owners. I’ll include a few of my recent videos here so you…

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How to make a big goal happen!

how to make a big goal happen

I am a master dreamer. Yes, I dream big, live very intentionally, and have found a way to merge the dreamer in me with the project manager side of me. In this video, I share the ways you can make a big goal happen in your life.   Whether you have a dream of being…

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How to create a full year calendar that supports your goals

create a full year calendar

A few weeks ago I participated in a zoom workshop run by the fabulous Star Hansen.  During the zoom call, she explained all about the benefits of creating a full year calendar. (She’s an organizing superstar)  I have her links at the bottom of this post as well so you can go visit her page…

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My interview with Leonie Dawson – writer, artist, business coach

Noelle Rollins and Leonie Dawson artist zoom call

This past week I had the honor of doing a zoom call with Leonie Dawson. Leonie is a writer, artist, business coach out of Australia. On our call, we talked about my book, learning to trust our intuition, and knowing when it’s the right time to make a pivot in life or business. Plus some…

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4 weeks away from social media –

my woods after a snowfall

I’m nearing 4 weeks off of social media – scroll below for a couple journal entries from these past weeks: -January 13th, 2020 – Life- I’m almost at the 2 week mark away from social media. Truthfully it’s taking a whole lotta discipline to get on this computer and write down my feelings, observations and…

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10 ways to make money as an artist or creative

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  Last week I shared all about how to jump from your 9-5 into your creative business. You can read all about there here.   Today I’m sharing 10 money making ideas specifically for artists and creatives. I believe the world is a better place when we get to share out gifts with the world…

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Guess what, I’m writing a book and I’d love to include your stories

Guess what? I’m writing a book. I’m writing a book that I would have loved to have received after my own experiences with loss. A book that is real, yet full of hope and honesty. I will talk about some of my own experiences, signs from spirit and what I’ve learned from others.  My intention…

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