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Illustrator Melissa Whitaker drawing John Lennon

Stock Art Can Go to Hell: Corporate Art Without Compromise—Melissa Whitaker

“I try to put everything, all of me, into the art.” Melissa Whitaker’s work—even for collaborations with corporate clients—is always her own.

Thriving in 2020 and Beyond

Thriving in 2020 And Beyond

Despite the economic barriers of 2020, CHF virtualized its programming to help artists most impacted by the pandemic to build their art businesses.

The Mexican Ploughman, by Clark Hulings

The Dignity of Work

My father celebrated work and workers. His 42 hr work week included anything relevant to his art business—from painting, to taking collectors to dinner.

Clark Hulings Fund Delivers Virtual Programming to Working Artists

Clark Hulings Fund Delivers Virtual Programming to Working Artists

The Clark Hulings Fund for Visual Artists, a leader in art business education, is pleased to launch two innovative opportunities for working artists.

SWAIA and CHF

SWAIA & the Clark Hulings Fund Create Virtual Indian Market

Santa Fe Indian Market and the Clark Hulings Fund for Visual Artists (CHF) are pleased to announce a significant collaboration aimed at providing opportunities for Native artists to showcase and sell artwork amid the Coronavirus pandemic.

SWAIA Launches Global Native American Art Marketplace With Help From the Clark Hulings Fund & Artspan

SWAIA Launches Global Native American Art Marketplace With Help From the Clark Hulings Fund & Artspan

CHF will deliver hands-on training to the artists, not only to help create top-notch e-commerce sites but also to teach digital sales and marketing strategies and how to employ them effectively.

Tidal Wave

Democratizing Art Marketing: The Upcoming Tsunami

Ecommerce is booming, traditional office culture is fading, and marketing is getting personal and real. Artists, this is a sea change we can get behind.

Truchas_Sleeps_Under_a_Soft_Winter_Blanket_JackMcGowan

Curiosity is Currency

The new rules for business innovation could have been copied from the artist playbook! Artists are experts at leveraging curiosity and adapting to change.

Build & Grow Your Email List on Thriving Tuesdays™

Build & Grow Your Email List on Thriving Tuesdays™

How do you get over the “cringe factor” in growing and reaching out to your email list? Join us for Thriving Tuesdays™ Tues, Jan 5 at 2 PM EST on FB Live. Carolyn Edlund presents: “Build & Grow Your Email List.”

Welcome to Thriving Tuesdays™

Welcome to Thriving Tuesdays™

Thriving Tuesdays™ kicks off Tues, Dec 1 at 2 PM EST on FB Live with Daniel DiGriz presenting: “Instagram for Artists: Build A Storied Brand”

rtPlacer virtual gallery space

Showcase Your Art in Virtual Spaces with ArtPlacer

ArtPlacer is a powerful tool that helps artists achieve proper art layouts in a matter of minutes so that they can showcase their pieces at scale and in different scenes.

Mountain painting with red cabin

Artistic Neuroplasticity

Artists must remap their brains to commit to the business side of a full-time art career—it’s a great example of the “learning” side of neuroplasticity.

Carolyn Edlund

Virtualize Your Art Career: Part 2—Carolyn Edlund

“There is no one who can replace you in knowing what you want and telling your story.” Carolyn Edlund on success in tough times, and how the CHF Conference can help. Part II/II

Virtualize Your Art Career: Part 1—Carolyn Edlund

Virtualize Your Art Career: Part 1—Carolyn Edlund

Sales Strategy expert Carolyn Edlund discusses how artists can succeed during uncertain times and invites you to The Virtualize Your Art Career™ Conference Oct 19-30. Part I/II.

Join us for CHF’s Virtualize Your Career™ Conference from wherever you are

CHF 2020 Virtualize Your Art Career™ Conference for Artists

Do something fun for yourself. CHF’s 2020 Virtualize Your Art CareerTM; Conference for Artists Oct 19-30. 8 sessions of high-impact virtual interactive learning.

Buying artists’ work supports the economy and the imagination.

Why Right Now is The Unexpectedly Perfect Moment to Buy Art

The uncertainty of this moment pushes us to seek inspiration and hope: we must turn to art. Buying art creates economic, emotional, and cultural benefits.