Handcrafted with Love. 


  • Copywriting + Consulting: The newest side of Barbara Ellen? Copywriting + Consulting. I’ve worked professionally on local + multinational accounts with Capra Strategy. I currently freelance for a local artisan + and did some work with (585) Magazine. Barbara Ellen for Sara Silvio Jewelry.


  • #ShopLocal: Consumerism is Activism. B2B, B2C Marketing. #ShopLocal is a lifestyle. I educate + promote #shoplocal across various platforms to increase economic sustainability and to help Rochester flourish. Barbara Ellen for Rochester, NY.

Sustainability + Activism: Why Shop Local?

  • Promotions: If you love Rochester, NY + its unique community, we’re going to get a long great. I approach businesses, + you can approach me too!  Here is 1 organization + 1 company that asked me to promo them. Barbara Ellen for Spokes & Ink Festival +  Go Buy Rochester.

Spokes + Ink Festival: June 7, 2014.

 Shop Local. GoBuyRochester.

  • Reviews: Interviews with Character. I interview diverse businesses and artists across a wide variety of industries to promote all facets of #ShopLocal. These include: #EatLocal #MusicLocal #DrinkLocal. Barbara Ellen for musician Liana Gabel.

Music Local. Liana Gabel and Rest + Heal.