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What Does Event Planning Really Look Like?

What Does Event Planning Really Look Like? A Peek Inside The Workshop Every organization has a place behind the scenes where they make the magic happen. A team of magicians who make everything you need appear before your eyes. Imagine you’re at a restaurant and a beautiful plate of pasta lands on the table in […]

Hi There, Caitrin…

It’s great to meet you! We’d like to introduce you to the newest member of The Workshop, Caitrin Millar: Event Designer and Planner Extraordinaire. With an incredible eye, crazy color acuity (show her a color and she’ll give you a name worthy of Pantone) and mad organizational skills, Caitrin is going to knock it out […]

When the Wind Blows

When the Wind Blows: 7 Things That Can Prevent a Wind Disaster at your Event The wind blows – that’s a fact. Many of us first understood the power of the wind as young children, wielding colorful kites on the beach.  As adults, the power of the wind is only apparent to us when it […]

Creative and Concept Briefs

ISES Conference Opening Night Reception Creative and Concept Briefs: Designing an Event… for Event Planners! As event designers, The Workshop lives and breathes high-pressure situations, but when asked to plan the Opening Night Reception for the International Special Event Society Conference (“ISES Live”), we knew the pressure would be higher than usual – an event […]

The Workshop is a Messaging Machine

  July 18-20, The Workshop produced the 18th Annual Sequim Lavender Farm Tour & Fair. This celebration of Sequim’s world-famous lavender farms was not your average summer fair – in fact it wasn’t just a fair, but a collection of miniature festivals located on working lavender farms. Fun and unique, this event was brought to […]

Make Events Work for You

  At The Workshop, we’ve been looking closely at the impact of events in today’s economy. It has become clear that in this day and age, the old event methods don’t reach like they used to. Today, businesses need events to adapt and employ strategies that leave old and ineffective thinking behind. It’s time to […]

Steven Baker

Steven is a longtime friend and technical designer for The Workshop and has years of experience developing our most interesting and complex shows and presentations. Steven helps us deconstruct a client’s show storyline, and then builds the technical possibilities to give our designs range, breadth and feasibility; and then adds his unique ability to invent […]