Your Creative Business
Can Be Wildly Successful
You can put your best work into the world,
nourish your creativity to its highest
potential, and grow a brand that supports
You just need some tools,
some guidance, and a tribe that’s
got your back.
Splendidly Curious is the enthusiastic connector, creator, and currator of:
Inspiring and actionable resources.
Relatable stories from peers and experts.
Behind the scenes peeks inside the minds
of flourishing creators.
Masterminding opportunities to help you thrive as a professional creative and business owner.
I’m Suzi Istvan…
I’m a brand strategist and marketing expert with over 13 years of experience, owner of my own creative business, designer, and community leader who is passionate about helping handmade, hand lettered, crafty, and creative spirited business owners grow a thriving brand, doing work they love with clients they adore.
Whew, that’s a mouthful!
I know that the world is better with you doing creative work in it. I know that you shouldn’t have to do it alone. And I know that you can build a stable, successful, and seriously profitable business with that creative talent of yours.
The Nourished Creative Collective
Part Business Mastermind, Part Mentorship, Part Sisterhood.
The Nourished Creative Collective is an ongoing program designed to facilitate connection, fuel inspiration, and fight burnout so we can rise together to do our best work in the world.
As a professional creative, nothing feels quite as awesome as doing work you love with a dream client. Someone who you totally click with, who respects you and your skill, who is open to exploring ideas and new directions, who partners with you to achieve something...read more
Creative careers can look very different for everyone, and they will absolutely change over time. We celebrate the growth and innovation that happens when creativity is allowed to flourish! This is why I am so glad to have Mallika Malhotra on the show today. She has...read more
Do you ever sit down to work and freeze because feel like you have WAY too much to do? Or feel overwhelmed by all of the creative ideas swirling in your head? I’ve been there! In today’s episode, I’m going to share my favorite (and simple) productivity kick start that...read more
Trust the process. It’s a beautiful motto to live by, but what does it look like when our creativity is actually process-driven? What happens when different creative arenas combine to open up a whole new world of possibilities? This is exactly what my guest, Chef...read more
LIVE Bonus Episode of our limited edition Business Break Series! Every Friday in March and April, we’ll be talking to experts who have advice, ideas, and insight specifically for creative business owners. You can join in the LIVE discussion on Fridays at 1:30EST on...read more
In today’s episode, I’m going to challenge you on some lies that you may be telling yourself as a creative business owner. These are stories I’ve heard over and over from past students and clients...and if I’m being honest, I’ve caught myself saying them TO myself on...read more