Introduce yourself and your work; great advice on artist statements from artist and curator Judy Sledge.
If you’re searching for a creative summer job, with Mint Artists or elsewhere, get ready for job interviews. These may be nerve wracking or thought provoking, frustrating or fruitful. And they are generally one key to landing a job. … Read More
“What are you going to say about your work? Know what you’re about before you step in the booth.” – artist Linda Buck, a Mint Artists co-founder, at a Mint workshop. Linda creates hand colored clay tiles with architectural details. … Read More
“It does help if you have a Plan B… but work hard on Plan A.” – Pamela Hilliard Owens, a Detroit entrepreneur who owns three creative businesses, at a Mint workshop on goal setting.
http:// Musician Amanda Palmer learned to connect with patrons as a street performer, busking as the 8 foot tall bride. She believes that all musicians, writers, creatives need to learn to ask – for financial support, for gigs, for contracts. … Read More