Creating an Artist Portfolio

This is the next installment in a series of posts about my thoughts as I go through the Springboard for the Arts: Work of Art series about business skills for artists. Creating a portfolio (or a reel for video work) is something that I wish I had gotten more guidance on along the way. At this…

Career Planning for Artists

Over the past several weeks I have been getting back on the horse with my art and making concrete moves in becoming more focused in my artistic life and career. I have been reading and taking free classes both in person and online. I have been more seriously carving out time and space in my…

Doodle

Most of my life I have been an artist. I took for granted that it takes me minutes to create something new and unique. I can illustrate, paint, sculpt, sew, or pretty much anything else. But somewhere along the line I got self-conscious and stopped making things. I lost my daily artistic practice. So I am…