Art Money & Success: A complete and easy-to-follow system for the artist who wasn’t born with a business mind.

- After applying these strategies to her husband Drew Brophy’s career, Maria grew his art sales to multiple six-figures yearly. Free, printable downloads of the worksheets are available in an ART, MONEY & SUCCESS Companion Workbook at Maria Brophy's site. With the exercises and worksheets included, you can apply the insights to your own business for immediate results.

The tools inside will help you: • connect with your right buyers• increase your $$$ income today• Sell art easily and negotiate nicely• License your art and get paid multiple times for one artwork• Implement powerful money and business practices• Trust your own creative intuitionThere are worksheets in the book, designed to help you get immediate results as you work through it.

Art Money & Success: A complete and easy-to-follow system for the artist who wasn't born with a business mind. - In art money success, maria tells personal stories of her own business deals, successes and failures, while sharing non-conventional wisdom that will explode your art sales. Finally make a living doing what you love why is it that some artists are wildly successful, while others just barely squeak by? It may seem like an unfathomable mystery, how some are earning six figures while other, more talented artists, are struggling.

If you are interested in generating more money and success from your art, MONEY & SUCCESS is for you!Find buyers, negotiate nicely, then ART, get paid fairly, deal with copycats and sell more art. Maria brophy has dedicated 20 years of her life to researching the specific strategies that successful artists follow.

The worksheets are designed to be used alongside the Kindle Version of the book, so that you can write with "pen on paper" as you follow along through each lesson.





How to Sell Your Art Online: Live a Successful Creative Life on Your Own Terms

Harper Design - Every artist has a reason for making art, but can’t always find the right way to express it. But with the explosion of the Internet, a new generation of savvy, independent artists is connecting with buyers and making a substantial living doing what they love. How to sell your art online shows any artist how to make a successful living from their work.

Cory huff dispels the myth of the starving artist and provides the effective business strategies necessary to make artistic creations pay. Huff provides exercises artists can use to clarify the intellectual and emotional process behind their art, and teaches them how turn that knowledge into stories they can tell online and in person—and expand their reach through blogs and social media to build their art business.

Drawing from the stories of successful artists, thoroughly describing how art is sold today, and providing tips on how to build connections personally and electronically, How to Sell Your Art Online illustrates the countless ways artists can take control of their creative careers—and sell their work without selling out.

How to Sell Your Art Online: Live a Successful Creative Life on Your Own Terms - He helps individual artists find their niche; outlines the elements essential for an effective website; and provides invaluable advice on e-mail marketing, social media marketing, blogging, and paid advertising—explaining how to tie all these online activities into offline success. Most importantly, he shares the secret to overcoming the biggest challenge artists face when self-marketing: learning how to tell their unique stories.

An essential guide for artist that teaches them how to skip the gallery system, find their niche, and connect directly with collectors to profitably sell their art. For years, galleries have acted as gatekeeper separating artists and collectors.





Art-Write: The Writing Guide for Visual Artists

- Art-write is filled with timely advice to connect with your viewers and promote and sell your art. This book has a single intention: To teach you how to write about your art. From there, exhibition material, she shows you how to develop the material to represent you and your work for funding, proposals and websites.

Author, artist and media writer Vicki Amorose offers a step-by-step approach that will enable you to create a professional artist statement.





Second Edition - Selling Art Online: The Creative Guide to Turning Your Artistic Work into Cash

Tiger Hero Media - Whether you’re an illustrator, designer, photographer or any variety of visual creator, artist, this book could change your point of view on how you sell your work. Freedom from the confines of old structures, tougher, and freedom from the oppressive comments of others intended to keep you from getting disillusioned, but you’re smarter, freedom from the gatekeepers who keep you held back, and more resourceful than they know.

Although you may not find overnight success within these pages, it will liberate you and give you tools to do more with the work you have, providing you new opportunity for more revenue and exposure. This book gives you freedom. Everything here is simple, but nothing is easy. Many others of you were told there are only a handful of ways to become a successful artist; that galleries were hard to break into, and if you weren’t in those trendy spaces, you weren’t a real artist.

Second Edition - Selling Art Online: The Creative Guide to Turning Your Artistic Work into Cash - All due respect to the family and friends who may have given you that advice, but it is complete B. S. And i wrote this book for you. Is this a get rich quick book? No, not at all. Your art deserves to be seen!if you’re like most visual artists, you were told you couldn’t make a living from your work—very few people get rich as photographers, at some point in your life, illustrators or designers—Get a real job instead.

You will work your butt off, but as they say in gambling, especially at first, “the juice is worth the squeeze.





Art, Inc.: The Essential Guide for Building Your Career as an Artist

Chronicle Books LLC - Including industry advice from such successful art-world pros as Nikki McClure, Paula Scher, Mark Hearld, Art, and more, Inc. Build a career doing what you love. Will equip you with the tools—and the confidence—to turn your passion into a profitable business. 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.

In this practical guide, licensing, professional artist Lisa Congdon reveals the many ways you can earn a living by making art—through illustration, teaching, fine art sales, print sales, and beyond. You don't have to starve to be an artist.





How to Sell Art to Interior Designers: Learn New Ways to Get Your Work into the Interior Design Market and Sell More Art

Bold Star Communications - This book is a culmination of nearly 50 years of art sales and marketing experience. Barney worked for decor, a magazine for art and picture framing retailers, for nearly 20 years. For more than 20 years, dick made a very comfortable living selling as an artist's rep selling art throughout his home state of Florida.

It is jam-packed with useful information, ideas and advice that any artist can use to become more successful, particularly by selling their work to interior design professionals. During that time he was fortunate to work with many of the top selling artists and art print publishers worldwide. Both dick and barney are published authors, and art marketing bloggers who have helped thousands of artists learn how to operate their businesses efficiently and get their art sold effectively.

How to Sell Art to Interior Designers: Learn New Ways to Get Your Work into the Interior Design Market and Sell More Art - Discover new, easy ways to sell art to interior designers. For visual artists, learning how to get their work sold in the design market can either become the focus of how to make a great living as an artist, or they can use the design market as a way to create a secondary source of income. The authors, dick harrison and barney davey, working with designers, have extensive backgrounds in selling art, gallery experience and advising fine artists on how to make more money and be more profitable.





Make More Money Selling Your Art: Proven Techniques For Turning Your Passion Into Profit

Streamline Publishing - Inside this book you'll discover: The value of setting goals and creating routines. Why marketing isn't evil and why every artist should embrace it. The "preeminence mindset" and how it will impact your art career. Why artists and works of art need a narrative. How to convey the emotional value of your art. How to pick a gallery, and why galleries in this type of location sell more.

How to select print ad sizes and publications. Who you should be sending direct mail to and how often. Topics you should cover on your website and in social media. The one thing you may be doing that you should NEVER do in social media. How to develop your brand as an artist. Techniques used by professional marketers to get more exposure for less money.

Make More Money Selling Your Art: Proven Techniques For Turning Your Passion Into Profit - How to make the most of a fine art fair. The 7 things you should do to establish your position as an expert.





HOW TO START YOUR SPIRITUAL BUSINESS TODAY: 5 Blocks that have been holding you back and how to release them. For intuitive women with a passion to help others.

Son of the Sea, Inc. - Many spiritually gifted women have trouble transitioning from a "real" job to doing what they're meant to do; heal the world. Have you discovered that you have a spiritual gift that can help others? Do you dream of starting a business that allows you to work with people who need your help, but you just can't seem to get started? This book will help you release the blocks that stop you so that you can begin your business, quickly.

In only thirteen pages you will be given simple tools to get your business started today, so that you can do what you were meant to do; heal the world, one person at a time. This quick and easy-to-read book identifies the five main blocks that hold spiritual entrepreneurs back from getting started and includes quick exercises that will help dissolve them.

HOW TO START YOUR SPIRITUAL BUSINESS TODAY: 5 Blocks that have been holding you back and how to release them. For intuitive women with a passion to help others. - The author recommends that you have a pen and paper in hand when you read, so that you can do the simple, guided writing exercises in the chapters.





ART/WORK: Everything You Need to Know and Do As You Pursue Your Art Career

Free Press - But the rules have changed since then, due to the proliferation of social media, increasing sophistication of online platforms, and ever more affordable digital technology. The definitive, must-have guide to pursuing an art career—the fully revised and updated edition of Art/Work, now in its fourteenth printing, shares the tools artists of all levels need to make it in this highly competitive field.

Originally published in 2009, art/work was the first practical guide to address how artists can navigate the crucial business and legal aspects of a fine art career. In this revised and updated edition, Bhandari and Melber show artists how to tackle a host of new challenges. How do you diversify income streams to sustain a healthy art practice? how can you find an alternative to the gallery system? How do you review a license agreement? What are digital marketing best practices? Also included are new quotes from over thirty arts professionals, tax information, organizational tips, updated commission legal templates, and advice for artists who don’t make objects.

ART/WORK: Everything You Need to Know and Do As You Pursue Your Art Career - Artists have never had to work so hard to distinguish themselves—including by making savvy decisions and forging their own paths. An important resource for gallerists, dealers, artist-oriented organizations, art consultants, and artists alike, Art/Work is the resource that all creative entrepreneurs in the art world turn to for advice.

Now heather bhandari, and jonathan melber, a former arts/entertainment lawyer and director of an art e-commerce startup, with over fifteen years of experience as a director of the popular Chelsea gallery Mixed Greens, advise a new generation of artists on how to make it in the art world.





Selling Fine Art Photography: How To Market Your Fine Art Photography Online To Create A Consistent Flow Of Excited Art Buyers Who Love What You Do

- It's for people like you who want to grow and build an audience of loyal customers instead of wasting time wondering where the next sale is coming from. As a photography marketing coach, I've helped hundreds of professional photographers over the last 10 years. This book contains a wealth of invaluable information on a usually opaque subject and renders everything in a clear, concise fashion.

. Jim lipschutz - Jupiter, Florida. People tell you they love your work, but most of the time it stops there. Your website, sit there with the tantalizing promise of making sales, and your amazing images, but nothing happens. If that sounds like your situation, this book is for you. Had i come across this information earlier I could have saved myself a lot of frustration, tedium and dead ends.

Selling Fine Art Photography: How To Market Your Fine Art Photography Online To Create A Consistent Flow Of Excited Art Buyers Who Love What You Do - In "selling fine art photography" i show you exactly why sales are so bad for most fine art photographers, and what you need to do instead to market and sell more of your work and actually grow your business. This book was written for photographers of all levels who want to create a consistent flow of excited art buyers who love what they do.

The tips and strategies in this book are distilled from thousands of hours of hands-on experience, brought together in one convenient place for the first time. If you're tired of watching the same old "normal" marketing and sales strategies fail day after day, but simple, you'll be thrilled to discover an entirely new, way to reach more of your ideal customers and turn them into buyers.

As you go through the simple steps I share in this book, you'll discover:* Who you truly are as a photographic artist.





Real Artists Don't Starve: Timeless Strategies for Thriving in the New Creative Age

HarperCollins Leadership - In fact, success in business and in life flow from a healthy exercise of creativity. Expanding upon the groundbreaking work in his previous bestseller The Art of Work, Goins explores the tension every creative person and organization faces in an effort to blend the inspired life with a practical path to success.

Being creative isn’t a disadvantage for success; rather, it is a powerful tool to be harnessed. He reminds creatives that business and art are not mutually exclusive pursuits. In fact, they capitalized on the power of their creative strength. In real artists don’t starve, make money in order to make more art it’s not selling out, including:steal from your influences don’t wait for inspiration, collaborate with others working alone is a surefire way to starve, Jeff Goins debunks the myth of the starving artist by unveiling the ideas that created it and replacing them with timeless strategies for thriving, take strategic risks instead of reckless ones, andapprentice under a master a “lone genius” can never reach full potential.

Real Artists Don't Starve: Timeless Strategies for Thriving in the New Creative Age - Through inspiring anecdotes of successful creatives both past and present, Goins shows that living by these rules is not only doable but it’s also a fulfilling way to thrive. From graphic designers and writers to artists and business professionals, creatives already know that no one is born an artist.

Bestselling author and creativity expert Jeff Goins dismantles the myth that being creative is a hindrance to success by revealing how an artistic temperament is in fact a competitive advantage in the marketplace. For centuries, the myth of the starving artist has dominated our culture, seeping into the minds of creative people and stifling their pursuits.

Goins’ revolutionary rules celebrate the process of becoming an artist, a person who utilizes the imagination in fundamental ways.