Be prepared. Believe in yourself. If you have a vision, just do it.
This is advice from 28-year-old Michelle Joan Papillion, owner of Papillion Art and subject of the first episode of a new SMASHD series, She Made It. The videos and podcasts tell the stories of women founders and their business successes.
Papillion Art started with just $1100 and a dream. It’s now a million dollar business.
You can watch and listen here. Their first episode aired May 26, so you’re getting in at ground zero.
You can visit Papillion Art online here, or drop by the gallery if you’re anywhere near Leimart Park in Los Angeles.