An Artist in Business, Guest Post

The Passion and the Rhythm of an Artist Running a Small Business

The Passion Remember when you first put your artist marketing plan together? Remember when you received your first box of artist business cards with your name and your company logo on it; the tingle of excitement when you handed your beautiful artist cards out to friends and relatives, proudly announcing that you were now a… Read More The Passion and the Rhythm of an Artist Running a Small Business

How-To

Ideas on How To Make Sales

Some old-fashioned techniques to make sales done by businesses can also help you to make sales as an artist in business. You can not only sell your creations such as painting, photographs, books, music, videos of performances but also: * Pictures of you in action creating your art. This can be a dancer mid leap,… Read More Ideas on How To Make Sales

An Artist in Business, Marketing, Mentor

Why Don’t Art Schools Teach You How To Market Art?

There’s approximately 40,000 art students starting college to become an MFA (Master of Fine Arts) each year.  Around the 1980’s that figure was about 20,000.  If we take an average of 30,000 artists graduating every year for the last 50 years, we would have had 1.5 million productive artists, but we don’t. Instead, there’s many… Read More Why Don’t Art Schools Teach You How To Market Art?