Kat Minks is a event designer and planner of 16 years .  She has knowledge of large and small events and industry experience to share with you in working events and in sales. It is informative and a must to kicking off your business the right way and avoiding mistakes that cause many to go under in their career start. 

In addition to her planning career Kat actually got into planning by complete accident over a decade ago when she was doing styling film , print, and television in Los Angeles. 

She always loved being behind the scenes creating something beautiful and this melded all of her talents together. Through her experience working with clients planning weddings and events for film studios and private clients at private estates in Malibu and Hollywood she realized how wonderful it would be to be able to make that kind of luxury event accessible to just about anyone. Thus Adore Productions  LLC and Kat Minks Design was born.  

Kat has worked in all facets of events and design and has worked with thousands of clients. She is offering her knowledge and support to you and it's something she could have used herself in starting her career.  But you get the unique opportunity to learn and ask questions to better your career and kick off something amazing in offerings to your clients and safety in business for yourself by being knowledgable. .

Wedding and Event Design and Planning  Workshop 

Always wanted to have a event and wedding planning business but not sure where to start? 

Or Maybe you have your own business but you feel it's at a stand still and maybe you didn't begin with the right tools. 

Start with this Masterclass to get you going in the right direction. 

This  6 hour intensive workshop will give you the beginning tools to kick off or excel at your planning career that you feel may be stagnant or could run smoother. 

In this tailored workshop  you will 

  • The difference between event, wedding planning, and coordination. What services /packages you should be offering according to what your interest is.

  • Thinking like your clients. How to develop and attract the clients you want.

  • Setting processes after clients contact you. Ways to automate the way you do business without going broke.

  • What are important clauses you should have in a booking agreement.

  • How to style to get results you can use in your gallery for submissions and social media.

  • Simple design "on the fly". Easy ways to create a centerpiece, backdrop, boutonnières, cake topper. Cutting a cake, making sure flowers don't die, getting stains out, etc)

  • Common mistakes that can be avoided with the right tools.

  • How to vet your vendors that you work with and what is important to them when working with you and the client. 

  • Establishing how you get paid and how your vendors get paid.

- You'll receive worksheets to take home and apply the teachings to your business. 

- Opportunity to meet and network with other professionals going through what you are. 

Access to Facebook group to talk about upleveling your business and keeping your business fresh. 

 $799 per person  if space reserved before March 15 2020

$1200 per person after March 15 2020  

Includes a light breakfast and lunch. 

Workshop Dates


 Monday April 27 2020  Bloomington MN