Free Arts Entrepreneurship Content

5 Daily Things to do on Instagram

5 Daily Things to do on Instagram

Not sure how to “work your Instagram” or feeling like you are not sure what to do when you login to your account. This week’s blog post outlines 5 daily tasks to do on your Instagram. 1. Check on Your Post’s Results The first daily…

3 Simple Marketing Strategies to Prevent Overwhelm

3 Simple Marketing Strategies to Prevent Overwhelm

Juggling all of the aspects of marketing can be daunting, especially when there are so many ways to market. I can relate with feeling like you need to do everything to get your message out there. This week’s blog post gives you three simple marketing…

8 Mistakes When Selling Art Online

8 Mistakes When Selling Art Online

Feeling like you’ve hit a plateau when it comes to sales and strategies to grow your business? You may have slipped into using any number of these common mistakes when selling art online that are hurting rather than helping sales. Are you guilty of any…

Payment in Exposure

Payment in Exposure

As a creative you have probably have been lured by opportunities of free exposure, networking, or some other intangible benefit. This is called “payment in exposure” or PIE. The offer to work for exposure runs rampant in the creative realm. Artists are constantly asked to…

Artist Website Planning Tool

Artist Website Planning Tool

Need a jump start to get your website created? I created this free artist website planning tool to help artists and creatives determine their website needs. Perfect for a new website (or even a website refresh)! It’s a simple checklist to look at your options…

5 Easy Steps to Sell Online without Needing a Website

5 Easy Steps to Sell Online without Needing a Website

Having your own website is critical these days with the drastic shift towards e-commerce. While creating and launching your website is easier than its ever been, that doesn’t mean that everyone knows where to start, or is ready for a full website. While tech knowledge…

Why You Should Never Have an Art Sale

Why You Should Never Have an Art Sale

Discount sales and markdowns are a way that retailers get customers into stores, but how does work with artists selling art? This blog post outlines 3 reasons why you should never have a sale, and suggest a couple of areas where an art sale can…

8 Tips to Launch an Art Business

8 Tips to Launch an Art Business

Thinking about starting your own business? Launch an art business is often the biggest step, however, this blog post outlines some tips to help art entrepreneurs along the way.  If you’re past the launch stage, check out this blog post instead to begin scaling up…

An Update: Where has the Art School Blog been?

An Update: Where has the Art School Blog been?

Hello Artists and Creatives! It has been a while since the last current post on What Art School Didn’t Teach You. It’s time to fess up where I’ve been….at art school. Well kind of, I actually was enrolled in a Master’s program studying Arts and…

2 Strategies to Scale Up Your Business

2 Strategies to Scale Up Your Business

Businesses change overtime, some years are prolific, and other years are slower. During the slower years, it’s important to prepare yourself for the next big year. And if you haven’t had your big year yet, consider this time a build towards that first year in…