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About the ummahpreneur live podcast
Join Ummahpreneur’s Founder Abby El-Asmar as he interviews Muslim Entrepreneurs at the top of their game to break down business, lifestyle, mindset and entrepreneurship from an Islamic perspective!
Guests come from all backgrounds to shed light on a specific topic or business model that will help give value, inspiration and insight to the audience.
About the episode
Uzma Ahmad is the founder of the Arty Party tribe. Arty Party offers live, virtual draw-alongs where you can bring your friends or your colleagues together to play mini-games, de-stress, have loads of fun and get your creative juices flowing.
She has also created the unique and fun-filled quikdraw game-show where you race against the clock in fun doodling games!
In this interview, we sit down together to discuss:
1:40 What inspired you to start “Arty Party Tribe”?
3:45 What brought you to do events for families & friends?
6:57 How can creatives monetize their talent other than selling their paintings?
9:19 Advice for creatives who want to turn their passion into a business
10:40 Would you say that the mentorship you received helped you build your business?
11:55 What was the biggest challenge that you faced turning your art into an online business?
15:41 Are you planning to launch local events when the pandemic is over?
17:49 What has been the biggest lesson that you have learned starting your business?
23:56 When did you decide to turn your passion into a business?
26:42 What approach are you taking towards your business?
31:17 What is the one thing that you would tell your younger self?
33:14 Q&A with live audience