CLT Creatives

This is the most exciting time ever to be creative in the Charlotte region. Our city’s creative energy is surging and we’re growing as a creative destination. A report we worked on back in 2017 revealed that there are more than 58,000 creative jobs spanning 72 for-profit and not-for-profit industries throughout our 16-county region. That’s some impressive creative output (with a big impact on our region’s economy), and The Biscuit’s mission is to tell their stories and shine a bright light on their work.

DaBaby loves Charlotte and Charlotte loves DaBaby

We love Charlotte. A lot. We at the Biscuit try to represent our city everyday and champion all of the creative energy it has to offer whenever we can. We’d like to think that we are the #1 fans of Ch… read more »


SEED20 Announces Class of 2020

It’s the season to bring the sunlight to 20 more innovative nonprofits sprouting up in the Queen City. Each year, the SEED20 program, created by  Social Venture Partners (SVP), selects 20 local nonpro… read more »



“The Appropriate Pirate” Makes Anxiety Walk the Plank

Walking into the intimate setting of Not Just Coffee’s (NJC) Dilworth location, you’ll find a whole host of friendly staff making perfect drinks, remembering your name, your order, and often some odd… read more »



5 Ridiculous Questions with Michelle Boudin

Michelle Boudin Reporter/Fill-in Anchor, WCNC-TV Freelance Writer INSTAGRAM | TWITTER For 13 years, Michelle Boudin has been a force of nature in Charlotte media at NBC Charlotte where she is a senior… read more »


Sharon Dowell Shows Her Eastside Pride

“I want to use my art as a vehicle to beautify neighborhoods, but make change and impact people in different ways. I just love my life. I’m just so happy to be doing all of this.” – Sharon Dowell Earl… read more »



SimplisticPhobia says “EFFF Exposure.” Creatives deserve to get paid.

Will Jenkins — AKA SimplisticPhobia — is tired of being lured into free work in exhange for “exposure.” And, now, he has the T-Shirt to express exactly how he feels. A digital content creator workin… read more »



#GameTimeGraphic – Panthers vs. Falcons

Panther … Panther … Panther-cats, HOOOOOO! Last week’s last-second loss was a bit of a gut punch. To get our cats out of the litter box and back in the fight against the Falcons, we turned to Charlott… read more »


Creative Challenge – Send Us A Postcard

On Wednesday, our pal Ely Portillo (formerly of The Charlotte Observer and now the UNC Charlotte Urban Institute) tweeted about the research he was doing into vintage Charlotte postcards. Never short… read more »



#GameTimeGraphic – Panthers vs. Packers

The Cardiac Cats are headed to the frozen tundra that is Green Bay, Wisconsin this weekend to see if we can restore the streak. This week’s #GameTimeGraphic artist, Nalee Thao, has a unique insight in… read more »



Interesting Events – Pajama Walk, PLA-STIK\ and Doc Postle

Charlotte is blessed with incredible events every day. You can’t make them all, you know, unless you have unlimited funds and can bend the space/time continuum. And, if you can … there are probably… read more »