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Amanda DeWoody of Poised Avenue Design Studio, a branding studio out of Southern California

Read about my journey to finding more passive design work and how I’m defining my very own version of success as an independent designer. Plus, an update on my experience with Minted and other types of design I’m working towards.

April 21, 2024

You’ve all been on the edge of your seats for this one, right? This year I’ll be leaning more into creativity. Read more about it and the plans I have for the studio in this personal update.

April 13, 2024

Finding a balance between motherhood and business is a unique challenge women entrepreneurs face and is, in my opinion, a really important challenge to talk about. As one of my friends has put it so beautifully, there is no such thing as balance in regards to running a business as a mom, only harmony. The […]

January 17, 2024

5 Tips for finding balance between motherhood and business by Amanda DeWoody, Temecula Valley brand designer and owner of Poised Avenue Design Studio
6 Steps to Start a Legit Brand Identity | 6 Actionable Steps to Build a Brand by Amanda DeWoody of Temecula Valley's Brand Design Studio, Poised Avenue

Want to start a brand but not sure where to start? Here are six jumping-off points to help guide you in the right direction. These are actionable steps you can take right now to set your brand up for success. Six Actionable Steps You Can Take to Build a Brand p.s. You can start on […]

January 16, 2024

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