Up-to-date information for more than 1,000 craft market resources, including craft shows, magazines, book publishers, online marketplaces and more. Markets for a variety of crafts, including quilting, sewing, knitting, crochet, papercrafting and jewelry making. Articles on the basics of freelancing--from basic copyright information to tips on promoting your work. Informative articles on social media marketing, wholesale and consignment sales and pricing your crafts.
Create a professional artist statement, and use the same material to represent you and your work for funding, exhibition material, proposals and websites in order to connect with your viewers and promote and sell your art.
LEARN HOW TO: * Set actionable goals * Diversify your income * Manage your bookkeeping * Copyright your work * Promote with social media * Build a standout website * Exhibit with galleries * Sell and price your work * License your art * Acquire an agent * And much more
The Art Life: On Creativity and Career is a collection of solicited and selected texts that address the philosophical and practical issues that affect art-making and the marketplace. It brings together visual artists, curators, dealers, writers, musicians, architects, actors, and educators, who speak to their internal motivations, influences and processes, and to their external engagements with community, audience, career and success.
Includes a contract for the sale of an artwork, contract for a commission, delivery-of-art confirmation form, artist-gallery contract, contract for an exhibition loan, model release, commercial lease, sublease, and lease assignment, and much more.