Kate Schoknecht founder of Brass Tacks


FREE 5-day About Page Writing Course

Registration is currently closed, enter your info below to get on the wait list for the next time we run the free About Page Course!

Here's what you'll get in this free course...


Helpful Daily Email Prompts

Each day you'll get a friendly email in your inbox with prompts, questions and templates for writing a different section of your about page.

They're fun and easy to follow even if you hate writing. Pinky-swear.


Wedding-Vendor-Specific Examples

You'll see examples specific to the wedding industry, from photographers and planners to florists and calligraphers. And we'll break down why each one works.


Live Help in Our FB Group

You can share your work in our small, super supportive Facebook group to get feedback from your peers and help from the Brass Tacks team. I'll also go live a few times during the course to answer questions and offer suggestions in real-time.


Bonus! You're entered to win!

Everyone who joins the challenge is entered to win a free, one-on-one editing and rewriting session with me!

Registration is closed, sign up for the waitlist to be notified the next time we run the About Page Course!


What do people say about working with Brass Tacks?

"I’m not someone who likes talking about myself or my work, but Kate is a really great listener and question-asker. She saw my business from the perspective of a potential client and pulled out the bits that really made me stand out, things I didn't give a second thought to because I was so close to them. Working with Kate feels like a collaboration, with her help I’m speaking to potential clients in a trustworthy and relatable way - my words give me a sense of confidence and authority I didn’t know I had!" - Kate Ames, Kate Ames Photography

"Kate took my unorganized train of thought and created words that captured my vision to a T. Kate got my passion for my work to come though, and each email really gives prospective customers a sense of my personality and what makes Smirk special. And working with Kate is fun! She’s quick, brilliant and so easy to work with." - Skylor Purnick, Smirk Photobooth Co. 

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Kate Schoknecht | Brass Tacks

Who are these Brass Tacks folks?

Oh hi! I'm Kate Schoknecht, I started Brass Tacks to de-stress and demystify marketing and writing for your wedding business. Together with my team, we partner with wedding pros of all kinds to transform your business, shrink your marketing to-do list and bring more of the right customers to your door.

I believe attracting couples doesn't have to be pushy or smarmy, that you don't need to chase every new internet trend to have a successful business, and that truly great marketing is about telling your story with integrity and heart.

How do I know? I spent years working with big names in mission-driven business (like CLIF Bar) learning and shaping how these folks could reach their ideal customers without losing their soul. When I decided it was time to do my own thing, I wanted to bring everything I learned working for multi-million dollar clients, to small passion-driven businesses helping to create more love stories in the world.

When I'm not writing, or plotting with my team on the best ways to help wedding pros, I'm being a huge homebody: reading, cooking and snuggling my partner (and our daughter) in Portland, Oregon.