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20130729-075458.jpg I spent a great day with the folks of (no subject) at one of their Create + Cultivate workshops, in Portland this past weekend. It is a way to meet other creative-type business folks, learn some new things and hear about other business owners and their work.

I particularly enjoyed a workshop led by Betsy of Betsy + Iwa, a great jewelry biz; a talk by Emma Mcilroy, CEO of Wildfang, the online (and soon retail) shop for all things tomboy (check it out, it's a great business concept); cocktail-making with Art in the Age spirits; plus a delicious dinner catered by Yakuza.

Great to meet some interesting folks and to enjoy a day of making and treats. They've got an upcoming workshop scheduled for Brooklyn soon -- more info here.