The Artist's Guide
How to Make A Living Doing What You LoveBook - 2009
Using a tough love approach" to pursuing a career in the visual arts, Jackie Battenfield expands on her highly successful classes and workshops to provide a comprehensive guide for both emerging and mid-career artists. Providing real-life examples, illustrations, and step-by-step exercises, Battenfield offers readily applicable advice on all aspects of the job. Along with tips on planning and assessment, she presents strategies for self-management, including marketing, online promotion, building professional relationships, grant writing, and portfolio development. Each chapter ends with an insightful Reality Check" interview, featuring advice and useful information from high-profile artists and professionals. The result is an inspiring, experiential guide brimming with field-tested techniques that readers can easily apply to their own career.
Publisher: [Cambridge] : Da Capo Press, 2009
Edition: 1st Da Capo Press ed. --
Branch Call Number: CC 702.3 Bat 3558ce 1
Characteristics: xix, 380 p. :,ill. ;,24 cm