The Art & Business of Food Blogging

Learn how to create and maintain a professional food blog.

The live workshop will take place March 8th-10th. Each session will start at 2pm CST. Don’t worry if you can’t join live. You’ll have lifetime access to all of the content once you register.Find your time zone here.

Sign up now | $97

Are you looking for a career that will allow you to combine your love of food photography and your passion for writing? Starting a food blog could be the perfect path for you. But with millions of culinary experts and photographers already running hugely successful food blogs, how will you compete? The key to building an influential food blog is to combine gorgeous food photography, excellent writing, and rock solid recipes.

We’ve brought together three award-winning food bloggers to teach you everything you need to know to master both the art and business of food blogging.

This workshop will cover:

– Recipe development
– Transforming recipes into engaging content
– Setting up a workflow and editing your work
– Getting started with food photography
– Styling tips to make your food look amazing
– Visual storytelling
– Engaging readers when writing about food
– Professional food writing – getting published

Sign up now | $97

About the instructors:

Olaiya Land is a professional cook, photographer, and culinary travel guru who calls both Seattle and Paris home. Inspired by fond memories of helping her grandmother in the kitchen and garden, Land started Milly’s Kitchen in 2014. Through sharing recipes, photography, and stories, the blog documents her culinary and photography retreats and solo adventures around the world. Website | Instagram | Facebook




Aimee Twigg UK-based cook, photographer, and author Aimee Twigg blogs at Twigg Studios, a site where she shares her passion for baking, food photography, and travel. She hosts in-person cooking and food photography workshops and has published two cookbooks, “Love, Aimee X” and “Aimee’s Perfect Bakes.” Website | Instagram | Twitter



Valerie Necchio Food blog Life Love Food grew out of Valerie Necchio’s nostalgia for her small town upbringing in Italy and the recipes that shaped her love of meals prepared with seasonal ingredients and shared with family and friends. Part travelogue part love letter to seasonal eats, Necchio combines photography, recipes, and story with tantalizing detail. Her first cookbook, Veneto: Recipes from an Italian Country Kitchen, will be released in June 2017. Website | Instagram | Twitter



The Schedule:

The live workshop will take place March 8th-10th. Each session will start at 2pm CST. Don’t worry if you can’t join live. You’ll have lifetime access to all of the content once you register.

Find your time zone here.

Session One – Creating Rock Solid Recipes with Olaiya Land of Milly’s Kitchen

In this hour-long session, you’ll learn to move beyond basic recipe development into keeping inspiration alive over time as a food blogger. Food writer and photographer Olaiya Land of Milly’s Kitchen will teach you the art of food blogging – taking recipes and creating lively content that draws readers in. She will also show you how to develop consistent work processes while growing and maintaining your blog.

We will cover:

– Staying inspired and developing recipes
– Transforming recipes into engaging content
– Creating processes and editing your work

Session Two – Food Photography & Styling with Aimee Twigger

In this hour-long session, you’ll learn the do’s and don’ts of food photography (hint: You don’t need an expensive camera, but you do need to know some basic techniques). Led by Aimee Twigger, founder of the Twigg Studios blog, you’ll learn food photography basics and more advanced touches like using props and telling stories with your images.

We will cover:

– Editing and post-processing
– Getting started with food photography
– Creating well-composed images.
– Styling tips and tricks to help your food look amazing.
– Props, plating and setting up a scene
– Visual storytelling

Session Three – Writing About Food & Getting Published with Valeria Necchio

This hour-long session walks you through the journey from newbie food writer to published author. Led by cookbook author and food blogger Valeria Necchio of Life Love Food, you’ll learn how to get started in food writing and how to eventually turn your body of work into a book.

We will cover:

– Getting started with food writing
– Writing about food and engaging readers
– Professional food writing and getting published

Sign up now | $97

This three-day live online workshop will give you access to:

3 Interactive Sessions

Each workshop sessions is hosted via live-streamed video. You will get the opportunity to interact directly with your instructor, connect with like-minded professionals and get your questions answered in real time.

3 Daily Email Lessons

Each live session will include a daily email lesson packed with resources to help you put everything you learned into action.

Comprehensive workbook

All of the content is packaged into a downloadable comprehensive workbook that will give you lifetime access to the recorded workshop content.

How does it work?

You will get a welcome email with information on how to access your live workshop upon registering. The program includes access to three interactive sessions. Each session includes an hour-long live streamed video with our instructor, an interactive chatroom, where you can connect with other participants, and daily emails packed with resources to help you put what you learned into action.

Don’t worry if you are unable to join the workshop live. All of the content is recorded and packaged into a downloadable PDF that you can work through at your own

What if I don’t like the workshop?

We want everyone to leave 100% happy. Let us know if you are not totally satisfied with the workshop, and we will give you a complete refund.

Who’s this workshop for?

This workshop is for creatives who want to build a business around their passion.

Who created this workshop?

This course was created by the Instructors above in partnership with Modern Thrive.

What if I’m just starting out?

This workshop was designed for creatives at all levels. This workshop will help you find the path to building a business around your passion. (regardless of where you are in the journey)

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