Business Curriculum

The complete Business Curriculum for Self-taught Artists is a series of 2 videos.

The Curriculum’s document is a complementary resource for both videos.

Business Part 1

  • Do I want to combine business with my art?
  • Business skills aren’t art skills
  • A business takes time to grow
  • Who is your audience?
  • What do you want to sell?
  • What do you not want to sell?
  • Research the industries
  • Work & life balance
  • Freelancing 
  • Commissions
  • Pricing your art

Business Part 2

  • Non-art skills
  • Photography skills
  • Packing materials
  • Writing skills
  • Public speaking
  • Presenting your art
  • Tech skills
  • Teaching yourself
  • Paying a professional
  • “Begging” for free services
  • Legal concerns for artists
  • Self-Promotion
  • Art mentors
  • Art communities