Alina Sewing and Design

Thoughts on Outsourcing as a Maker: Hiring a Graphic Designer

alina-chinos-01Cover of Chi-Town Chinos instruction booklet

Are all makers some sort of odd mix of Qué Será, Será and Type-A? Or is that just me?

Today, I want to talk about outsourcing–that is, paying someone else to help with pieces of your business. I want to be very transparent here because I DO NOT do it all, and I do not want any of you thinking that I do. I’m primarily a stay-at-home mom, and my design work falls pretty low on the totem pole most days (as in, if I can get a total of 30-60 minutes of work done per day, that’s considered success). (more…)


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