Stage 1
  • Website Noob Mini-Course
  • Content Builder Workbook
Stage 2
  • Weekend WP Course
  • Brandcraft Workbook
  • Color Your Brand Reference Guide
Stage 3
  • Advanced WP Course
  • Shopkeeper Course
Stage 4
  • Client Love Course
  • Systems & Automation Course
  • Designer Business Hub

Master the magic behind running a successful service-based business

The Fanciful Academy for Creative Entrepreneurs was founded in 2019 by Natasha Cozad to help creative service providers add value to their offerings so they can confidently charge what they’re worth and build the career of their dreams.

Common issues designers and other service professionals face are charging too little for their services, and not knowing how to charge the right price or how to serve clients with premium service for premium prices. These issues affect the entire industry by driving prices down for everyone. 

A high-quality brand and well-designed and developed web site is a valuable investment, and there are clients out there that know that who will happily pay your higher fees for a job well done.

By following the courses and materials offered by The Fanciful Academy you’ll solve tech problems like how to make WordPress as easy as Squarespace, how to craft a memorable brand and offer premium services, and how to simplify the creative process using systems & automation.


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Find out what’s already out, and what’s coming soon from The Fanciful Academy.


In Progress

  • partly-cloudy Weekend WP Course
  • partly-cloudy Brandcraft Course
  • partly-cloudy Color Theory Course
  • partly-cloudy The Fanciful Guild


  • cloudy Designer Business Hub
  • cloudy Systems & Automation Course
  • cloudy Advanced WP Course

Mission Statement

The Fanciful Academy is dedicated to the creativity, growth, and success of womxn in the design & tech industries.

What could you do with access to decades of experience?

Natasha Cozad is a web designer & developer with 20 years of experience creating cohesive brands and websites. She lives in the midwest with her viking husband, sweet+surly teen, adorable wee babe, and a tiny warrior-wannabe doggo.

She built her first website in 1998 when she was 13 years old and transitioned those years of learning and practice into a career that has allowed her to constantly learn, grow, and help other people find their path as entrepreneurs.

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Frequently Asked

Even if you have past experience with web design or WordPress, if you’re interested in building a modern website you know you need new, up-to-date info. Website Noob is for anyone who wants to know the best practices for starting a website in 2020. 

No. Website Noob doesn’t have a lot of technical instruction, rather its purpose is to start you on the right foot with the core concepts of website creation.

Depending on your general tech savviness, yes. You’ll have all the fundamental knowledge you’ll need to make a professional website. If you require a certain degree of hand-holding when it comes to the internet, you may need more help than what’s in Website Noob. 

You’ll get instant access to a Google Drive folder that you can copy to your own Drive. The Content Vault folder includes templates for your blog posts and sales pages.

Entrepreneurs and business folx who struggle with creating the content for their website pages.

If you don’t feel comfortable writing your own content, then you might consider investing in a copywriter. A copywriter is someone who specializes in writing authentic content for high converting websites. If you’re not in a position to hire this job out, this workbook will help guide you to write better copy.

We believe the Vault will help you get your content marketing in top shape, but if it doesn’t work for you for any reason let us know within 7 days and we’ll refund your purchase.

Due to medical issues, Weekend WP was delayed from launching July 2019. Weekend WP will instead launch September 2019.

At launch, Weekend WP will be priced at $127 for unlimited lifetime access.

Weekend WP only requires a domain, and an active WordPress compatible hosting subscription. One premium plugin upgrade is suggested, but not required to finish the course material.

Estimated yearly cost of running a WordPress website = $265/yr

  • Domain = $15/yr
  • Hosting = $200/yr
  • Elementor Pro (optional) = $50/yr

Weekend WP course = $127

Real Cost = $392

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