Art Business Book: Real Artists Don’t Starve by Jeff Goins

We’ve all heard the phrase, “starving artist.” Author, Jeff Goins, wrote an entire book about this myth titled, Real Artists Don’t Starve: Timeless Strategies for Thriving in the New Creative Age. Goins breaks down common myths that plague the lives of most creatives and features each myth as a different chapter of his book. Subject Matter: Read more about Art Business Book: Real Artists Don’t Starve by Jeff Goins[…]

Arts Business Book: Pricing and Ethical Guidelines

The Graphic Artists Guild Handbook: Pricing & Ethical Guidelines, 15th Edition and is everything you need to know business wise as a freelance designer or artist. The book is broken up into 4 helpful sections. The first part talks about industry standards, royalties, copyrights, contracts, and more. All the nitty-gritty business info that you need to know as a Read more about Arts Business Book: Pricing and Ethical Guidelines[…]

Art Business Books: The Right Brained Business Plan by Jennifer Lee

During a summer residency, I began to work through a book about business planning. I thought it would be a good way to stay on track as an artistic entrepreneur and keep my goals insight. Upon writing this traditional business plan, I quickly became overwhelmed by the technicalities needed to make a business plan. I Read more about Art Business Books: The Right Brained Business Plan by Jennifer Lee[…]