Join us for The Creative Startup launch event

(This event is fully booked)

Do you dream of starting your own creative business?

Are you slightly terrified at the idea of putting yourself out there, but at the same ready to do something that you’re genuinely passionate about?

The Creative Startup is for you if you want to start (or have just started) your own creative business.

Join Kate James as she interviews four fabulous creative entrepreneurs who know what it’s like to get a creative startup off the ground.

Find out how to continue to have a life while you throw yourself into your new venture, learn about some of the most important pitfalls to avoid in those early days and hear about the most important things to focus on to give your business the best chance of success.

Details are as follows:

Where: The Hub, Level 3, 673 Bourke Street, Melbourne

When: Tuesday 30 April 2013 from 6pm to 8pm

Cost: $55 (includes a glass of wine on arrival and nibbles)

The Speakers


Shelley Trbuhovich from Galerie Montmartre

Shelley’s the mother of two young boys and the owner and director of Galerie Montmartre, a vintage poster gallery in Fitzroy.

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Liz Bull from Lizzy C Photography

Liz founded Lizzy C when she was only 25. She set out to create a business that would give her the freedom to travel overseas at least twice each year.

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Sarah Fisher from denu organic skincare

Sarah launched her organic skincare range from home in 2007. As well as supporting local charities, Sarah’s focus has been to create a business that’s unique in many ways.

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Darren Yeow from Stylus Monkey

After studying Com­puter Sci­ence and Man­age­ment, Darren had a ‘wake up call’ eight years ago and took a leap of faith to make concept art his career. He’s now one of Australia’s leading illustrators and a business-minded creative entrepreneur.

More about Darren…