POSTS BY ALYSON B. MILLER

  • RUSSELL MCDOUGAL: TRANSFORMING FOUND OBJECTS INTO INSPIRATIONAL ART

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    Artist Russell McDougal in Studio with Found ObjectsYou’ve been pressed into action to help a friend clean out their grandparents basement.  At the bottom of the stairs, you stop and stare. It’s like stepping back in time almost a hundred years.  Do you turn on your heels, gasping for air, seeking escape?  Or, taking in the abundance of musty treasures, does your mind start to race with all the creative possibilities ?  Well, if your fingers are tingling at the mere thought of sorting through that chaos of found objects, you may just find a kindred spirit in Artist, Russell McDougal. (more…)

  • PRODUCT TO MARKET: ARE YOU READY?

    AUTHOR: // CATEGORY: Commercialization, Marketing

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    Don Greenfield_Maker Therapy_Product to MarketSome “makers” simply enjoy getting their hands dirty – literally and figuratively. Others want to make money with their product.  If that’s you – here are 10 questions to explore where you are on the product-to-market continuum. Keep in mind these are not start-up questions.  You’ll need to be mindful of these core issues throughout the life of your product and venture! (more…)