A constant and timeless creative companion is coffee. I prefer coffee from my local Alterra.
To stay on top of the color trends, keep an eye on Pantone.
Organize your business, your personal life, and your creative ideas with Evernote, a free program.
4. Local Library
Continue learning for free through your local library with both hard copies and e-books.
License your creative work and search the creative commons for media you can use.
Advertise your creative services for free, search the ads for potential clients.
Ship your handmade items using affordable eco-friendly shipping materials.
Be inspired, share your creations.
Create playlists of your favorite inspirational songs to listen to while you work, or while you unwind.