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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.

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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.

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.

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.

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.

Hulings painting of donkeys working in the snow Chimayo, New Mexico

Art is a tough business. We know it.

Art is a tough business. We know it. Here is some help you might have missed. Inspiration, motivation and tools to make your dreams a reality.

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Celebrating Email Mastermind Success

Topics covered by Carolyn Edlund included building an email subscriber list, understanding the anatomy of a successful email, building personal email campaigns, and using analytics to measure results and create new strategies.

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The Thriving Artist™ podcast is now on Amazon & Audible!

Whitaker shares insights into evolving branding and advertising strategies: companies are collaborating with artists to put more personality into their marketing to rise above the competition.

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.

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”

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.

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A World Alive with Possibilities for Artists: SWAIA Virtual Market & Beyond

We’re opening up even richer opportunities for learning and collaboration for visual artists & makers—and the organizations that serve them.

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Black Lives Matter in the Art & Business Worlds

How does economic inequality stemming from systemic racism play out in the arts ecosystem? The kind of entrepreneurial training we do at CHF is part of the solution.

Gabriella Market, 2019, courtesy of SWAIA.

Virtual Market, Real Artists, Strong Economic Impact

SWAIA & CHF are working together to showcase hundreds of Native American artists as the Santa Fe Indian Market pivots to virtual this year.