Turn Your Art Into a Full-Time Career
by Lee Down
19-12-2022

As an artist, there is probably nothing you love more than to get in your studio, pick up your brush or tool of choice, and then spend hours creating your newest masterpiece. The only thing that gets in your way is your 9-5 job. You wish you could quit your day job and just spend …
Well Being of Independent Artist
by Lee Down
09-11-2022

A career as an independent artist can be an enriching experience. You get to make a living through activities you’re passionate about. However, it’s important to recognize how much your wellness can impact your ability to thrive in this field. Certainly, there’s a lot of focus on how mental health is impacted by artistic endeavors. …
The Hidden Path conference attendees
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27-12-2016

I’ve been teaching marketing to artists since 2009. For the last year I’ve been traveling around the country giving a talk called The Hidden Path of the Artist Career. It’s a summation of what I’ve learned about the stuff that gets left out of most artist training programs – the nuts and bolts of how …