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Music as metaphor for fine art: input, output, talent, brand story

Anyone Can Build an Art Business: Raw Talent vs. Hard Work

You’ll tinker with and refine your brand story until you die or get rich, whichever comes first. First, talk about why you’re doing what you’re doing.

State Of The Art Industry

The Clark Hulings Fund Launches Art + Tech Initiative

The Clark Hulings Fund for Visual Artists (CHF) is pleased to announce our Art + Tech Initiative. Artists are at the forefront of invention: economically, as storytellers, and as creative visionaries and problem-solvers.

ArtTech encompasses all the practices aimed at facilitating and enhancing artistic sales with the most cutting edge technology.

What is #ArtTech?

Find out why CHF’s mission to empower artists is up to speed with the pace of emerging technologies.

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The Results Are In! The CHF Annual Report

The CHF Annual Report provides insights into the lasting impact of our programs. It tracks our success through statistics and features feedback from artists and industry stakeholders. CHF delivered programming and consulting to ensure profitability for organizations and individuals, allowing them to thrive in the pandemic and beyond.

NDN World offers art and interaction.

NDN World’s Connection to CHF

CHF has a standing connection to NDN World. Learn how CHF can help you digitize and be #futureready today.

Mastering the scrabble of Digital Marketing

Instagram, Google and The Creator Economy

There are so many resources available. We make it easy by providing summarized versions of content every artpreneur needs to grow their business and reach their goals.

Tips and Tricks

Five Stories You Don’t Want to Miss

There are so many resources available. We want to make it easy by providing summarized versions of content every artpreneur needs to keep front and center.

What website is right for you and your art business?

How Does Your Artist Website Stack Up?

A website is a sales tool: part sales collateral, part sales fulfillment engine. There’s no one-size-fits-all. It’s specific to your art business.

The Man From Spain - by Clark Hulings

Confidence is Key

Confidence is Key. Three pieces provide insights into why confidence is key: providing inspiration, expertise, and advice from our Fellows.

James M. Cain’s Mildred Pierce. Cover by Clark Hulings

What is an “Artpreneur”?

What is an Artpreneur? Three pieces provide insights into what an artpreneur is, give some inspiration, and showcase advice that could come straight from Clark Hulings’ playbook.

James D. Balestrieri

Clark Hulings—Archetype of the Independent Artist

Writer James D. Balestrieri: “An artist really shouldn’t care about being in the canon. They should do what they do, which is what Clark Hulings did: work at their work.”

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Community Matters

Community Matters. Clark Hulings understood the value of connecting with his peers. Here some words you might have missed. Inspiration, motivation, and a path to connect with your community.

Best practices for counteracting phishing.

Proactive Security: Best Practices for Counteracting Phishing

Facing the challenge of online fraud ideally involves increasing awareness of phishing and of best practices for counteracting it.

Place des Ternes, Parisian flower market by Clark Hulings

Go Against the Grain.

Going Against the Grain. Clark Hulings knew how and did it. Here some words you might have missed. Inspiration, motivation, and tools to make your dreams a reality.

Elizabeth Hulings asking a fruit vendor how his business is going.

Elizabeth Hulings on Women Founders

Elizabeth Hulings shows her business chops and talks about sharing a car seat with her father’s drying plein air paintings.

Indigenous ceramic artist Hisi Nampeyo Seven Star Pattern Jar

Fracreation

Fracreation is creative healing arising out of adversity—making a new world from the fragments of the old.