Ladies, Wine &
a bit of Design

A conversation series
founded by Jessica Walsh and hosted by Sarah Lawrence

A salon night held monthly will be limited to six creative ladies. We’ll wine, dine, and have casual conversations on a wide variety of topics relating to creativity, business, and life. If you’re a female student or creative and would like to join, please do email Sarah. It’s free and reservations are first come, first serve.

February 23, 8pm Giving Back

What ways can we give our skills back to the community and make a meaningful difference? Let's talk about getting involved and helping out.

March 22, 8pm Work In Progress

Bring a piece you’re working on that you need advice on and lets all talk about the work and ideas on how to make it better!

April 19, 8pm Design & Business

For young designers who want to start their own design studio one day, lets talk about business.

May 17, 8pm Inspiration & Process

Where do ideas come from? How do you start a process in order to come up with a good idea? What are the best methods or tricks for working creatively?

June 15th, 8pm Designer as Author

As designers we don’t need to only make other peoples brands look great. We can develop our own content & ideas and use design as a tool.

July 20th, 8pm The Side Hustle

How do you stay creative outside of your day job? What experiences have you had freelancing? How do you market yourself and find new clients?

August 16th, 8pm Creative Inspiration

What inspires you? How often do you feel inspiration? How do you find inspiration? What is your creative process? How do you know you've got a good idea?

September 14th, 8pm Self Care

As designers, we spend a lot of time in front of a computer screen. From your eyes to your wrists to your back, let's discuss ways we take care of ourselves.

October 18th, 8pm Creative Labels

Art director? Designer? Illustrator? Do you want to specialize, or generalize, or are you unsure? Let’s talk about the pro’s and con’s of both directions.

Numbers show that there's a very small percentage of women leading the creative industry. However, I find the people I’m inspired by most are often other talented ladies. Here are a few women I have admired, worked with, or had my eye on! Email Sarah if you want to nominate someone for this list.