Resources

Collaborations & Blog Press

  • Design Sponge Carina of Crow and Canary wrote a post for Design*Sponge Biz Ladies all about trade shows — from preparation to booth design, list-making to social networking.
  • Rena Tom Rena Tom wrote a profile of Carina and Crow and Canary. Carina shared about the challenges of being a small business owner and offered tips for card designers.
  • Oh So Beautiful Paper Carina of Crow and Canary wrote a guest blog post series for Oh So Beautiful Paper, featuring some of our favorite studios and a behind-the-scenes peek at Oblation Papers and Press in Portland.
  • Tradeshow Bootcamp Carina is a regular contributor and speaker with the Tradeshow Bootcamp series of workshops — an excellent resource for first time trade show exhibitors.
  • PaperCrave The two interviews below are often helpful to emerging lines; they cover some wholesale FAQs as well as some excellent tips for trade show exhibition:
    Interview with Paper Crave Part I and Part II
    National Stationery Show interview with Fig. 2 Design studio
  • ecka-and-peckaKimberely was interviewed on the Ecka & Pecka blog about her experiences as a rep and retailer within the industry.

Consulting Services

Carina Murray, Crow and Canary’s principal & founder, offers consulting services to manufacturers and retailers on a variety of industry related topics.
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