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This is Maria Loor's blog about the creative process on design, art and illustration and life sometimes.

Making It: A roundtable for Women in Creative Industries

This past Saturday morning I had the pleasure to spend the morning with a group of amazing women artist at the Wolfsonian Museum

Awesome lecture by Sabrina Smelko of Design*Sponge - short, dynamic and to the point. 

Awesome lecture by Sabrina Smelko of Design*Sponge - short, dynamic and to the point. 

The morning started with a lecture by Sabrina Smelko (Hands and Hustle)and followed by Q&A to the artist and designers invited: fashion designer Diane Brache, ceramicist Rachael DePauwFrangipani design store owner Jennifer Frehling, and jewelry designer Joanne Stone.

Our group was table #3 - jewelry designers, graphic designers,  illustrators, fabric and fashion designers, painters ... You name it ...

Our group was table #3 - jewelry designers, graphic designers,  illustrators, fabric and fashion designers, painters ... You name it ...

After the lecture and questions we had brunch and broke into groups - the discusions blown me away. So much creative talent and brains from all ages. Just awesome!