Chronicle Books

$16.95

Art, Inc.

The Essential Guide for Building Your Career as an Artist
Meg Mateo Ilasco ; Lisa Congdon ; Jonathan Fields
You don't have to starve to be an artist. Build a career doing what you love. In this practical guide book, professional artist Lisa Congdon reveals the many ways you can earn a living by making art—through illustration, licensing, fine ...
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You don't have to starve to be an artist. Build a career doing what you love.

In this practical guide book, professional artist Lisa Congdon reveals the many ways you can earn a living by making art—through illustration, licensing, fine art sales, print sales, teaching, and beyond.

  • Including industry advice from such successful art-world pros as Nikki McClure, Mark Hearld, Paula Scher, and more
  • This art and business book will equip you with the tools—and the confidence—to turn your passion into a profitable business.
  • Chapters on setting actionable goals, diversifying your income, copyrighting your work, promoting with social media, and so much more

A thoughtful gift for young artists, people interesting in making their passion a profession, and art and design school graduates.

Lisa Congdon's bestselling books, online classes, and Instagram feed (beloved by 375,000+ fans) have inspired so many people to follow their creative passions. In this book Condon does what she does best—bring bold and colorful flair to smart, creative, down-to-earth advice and inspiration.

Format: Paperback
Pages: 184
Size: 5 1/2 X 8 V
Age Range: Chronicle Books
Publication Date: 08/12/2014
ISBN: 9781452128269
08/12/2014