Making the Most of Your Mentorship

Mentoring relationships and skill based apprenticeships in the arts are not a thing of the past. If you are an emerging artist or perhaps re-emerging (returning to the art you have set aside for a while), consider finding yourself a mentor to help you through your career transitions. While finding the right mentor can take Read more about Making the Most of Your Mentorship[…]

Navigating Commissions

We’re talking commissions! This blog posts helps prepare you to navigate commissions including laying out expectations and having good communication to encourage the best outcome. Before You Accept a Commission Have clear expectations for what you will or won’t do. If you are a landscape plein air painter you probably wouldn’t want to accept a Read more about Navigating Commissions[…]

Working with Clients

Working with others is a necessity of being an artist. Creative partnerships and artistic collaborations happen creatively all the time. Business relationships with galleries and organizations also build over the span of your career. But another business based relationship that can develop in your career is working with clients, or someone who seeks your professional Read more about Working with Clients[…]