Staying Focused? Or Chasing Money?

Chasing grant money may require you to change the direction of your work to meet the goals of the grantmaker instead.

Stay Focused on Your Business Vision

If you allowed yourself to get distracted by these offers, you may find that instead of fulfilling the vision you have for your own business, you end up helping someone else fulfill the vision they have for theirs.

10 Traits of Successful Creative Entrepreneurs

They have a compulsion to create which goes beyond simply an interest, and may feel that making their work is essential to their life.

Building a Handmade Business with Limited Time

Make sure that every day is planned in advance, and that each hour devoted to your business has a specific purpose.

Checklist for Professional Presentation

Review our checklist to see what is in already in place in your own small business, and what steps you need to take to improve your presentation.

Ask the Expert: How Do I Get It All Done?

If you are constantly struggling to “get it all done,” there are probably some critical core activities you need to incorporate into your business.

Develop a Vision for Your Art Business

Ultimately, the vision that you have for yourself as an artist should reflect what truly makes you happy.

Want to Show or Sell? Know the “Why”

What makes your work so compelling? Why do customers just have to have what you create? It isn’t enough to want it to be so.

Your Most Powerful Business Strategy

Artists who succeed are not only disciplined; they are devoted.

How to Get Unstuck in Your Art Business

This system helps you break down tasks, and find where you are “stuck” in the flow.