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Cover of Artist Survival SkillsArtist Survival Skills
How to Make a Living as a Canadian Visual Artist

225 Pages; Published 2008.

Artist Survival Skills has earned its author remarkable success. It became a BC best-seller in its first year and is on its way to becoming a Canadian best-seller.

Artist Survival Skills is a primer on business and growth strategies for a Canadian visual art career. It is designed to help visual artists and crafts persons understand basic principles that can maximize the chances for success. It covers subject areas such as business planning, taxation, copyright, gallery representation, internet sales, and marketing.

Cover of Making ItMaking It!
Case Studies of Successful Canadian Visual Artists

220 Pages; Launching September 2011.

Making It celebrates the business practices of twenty-three artists who model success either in the entirety of their career or in one aspect of their practice. In these stories, you will find inspiration or a comfortable methodology to apply to your own practice; they are narratives intended to inspire and provoke you.

Where to get Artist Survival Skills and Making It!

Both Artist Survival Skills and Making It! are available nationally from Chapters/Indigo and Opus Framing & Art Supplies. They are also in select bookstores across Canada.

Bookstores and libraries, please contact Sandhill Book Maketing for wholesale sales.