BLOG*June 16, 2012

A short video on my Artist As Brand workshop at West Liberty University in West Virginia. Seth Miller, a participant of the workshop directed, shot and edited the piece with Sam Starkey. Marvelous work...

BLOG*June 11, 2012

I am honored to be returning to the Academy of Art University in San Francisco to present a two day Artist As Brand workshop. *** Academy of Art University July 7-8, 10:00- 8:00, Saturday/Sunday 540 Powell st. San Francisco, CA 94105 Limited to 20 participants Do you have stories and...

BLOG*May 30, 2012

The Artist As Brand Gang in Kansas City. May 15-20 in Kansas City, MO was a special week indeed. Not only did I have a rocking group of talented artists who ranged from student to professional, coming from eight states for the Artist As Brand workshop, but Spectrum Fantastic Art...

BLOG*May 23, 2012

Spectrum Fantastic Art Live debuted in Kansas City last week with an aura of inspiration. Truly one of the most amazing groups of talent in one place I have ever experienced. Much credit goes to Arnie and Cathy Fenner along with their dedicated team. They pulled together a professional show...

BLOG*May 4, 2012

Last week Roxana and I were invited to West Liberty University to be a part of their annual MadFest (Media Arts and Design Festival) and to present a one day Artist As Brand workshop. Essentially it was two very full days of presentations, looking at portfolios, judging artwork, web design,...

BLOG*May 3, 2012

Sign Up deadline is Now. Spectrum Fantastic Art Live! and Artist As Brand are aligning to bring creative empowerment and prosperity to artists in Kansas City, May, 2012. Spectrum Fantastic Art Live! is a natural extension of the eighteen-year success of the award-winning Spectrum: The Best In Contemporary Fantastic Art...

BLOG*March 23, 2012

When I registered my trademark for Artist As Brand® last year I had no idea I would be challenged on the mark. But there was a fellow who had a company called The Brand Artist who felt my company name infringed on his business even though we did very different...

BLOG*February 23, 2012

In July 2010 I met a young artist name Ray Sumser selling a poster of his art in front of the San Diego convention center during Comic Con. I included him in an article I wrote about street artists called Artist As Brand Grassroots. At the end of last year...

BLOG*February 1, 2012

Every year we have “wins” even if they are small ones. Sometimes we are so focused on experiencing the big win, that the little ones get pushed aside. Stop and smell the roses my friends! I have some accomplishments to share with you from AAB participants who were with me...

BLOG*January 13, 2012

2012 will be year of the artist entrepreneur ______________ Arnie and Cathy Fenner, the organizers of Spectrum Fantastic Art Live to be held in Kansas City this May sent me this email “Looks like we are all ahead of the curve on what we’re doing.” I am presenting an Artist...