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Virginia Hart McAnaney

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Virginia Hart spent much of her childhood drawing and creating, but after graduating from college she got a job working at a hedge fund in New York City. While the job provided her with security and a way to pay her rent, she always felt like there was something she was missing. She started taking classes at night and on weekends at Parsons, School of Visual Arts, and online. The classes ranged from calligraphy to … CONTINUE READING

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Kathryn Murray

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Kathryn Murray‘s Chapter Be story does not include a drastic change in her occupation, but it is an amazing example of how you can make a business out of doing something that you love. Kathryn went to art school, but it wasn’t until years later that she would learn calligraphy and then another few years before it would turn into her full-time job. For a long time she balanced doing her calligraphy work “on … CONTINUE READING

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