Meet the Chair Stylist, Wendy Conklin!

Artisan • Designer • Educator • Entreprenista

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Wendy is the Creative Director and thought leader behind the Chair Whimsy movement to live more creatively.

 She helps her online course students tap into and cultivate their creativity, giving them permission to "play" and upgrade their joy. Her teaching style makes the challenge of learning a new craft feel accessible and fun!

Her business programming helps other artisans and makers leverage their knowledge, skills, and finished work to build and grow businesses supporting their families and providing financial and creative fulfillment.

You can still purchase from her inventory of exclusive reupholstered chairs and indulge in the multi-sensory feast of her unique pattern play and design aesthetic.

Whether she's building a greenhouse in her backyard, revamping her vintage camper, or upgrading her design studio, Wendy brings her audience along for the ride.

Her growing Instagram following goes wild for her sneak peeks, tips, and sourcing links.

 Her work is featured in top-shelf publications, including HGTV Magazine, Woman's World, Cottages & Bungalows, Where Women Create, Cottage Style, Austin Home, and Austin Woman magazines.

Wendy lives in the Austin, Texas area with her husband, two daughters, and little furry friend, Maui.

Expert Topics:

The art and joy of crafting antique chairs

How to take a side hustle and catapult it to a full time gig

How to be a more creative thinker

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