BLOG*August 17, 2011

I am honored to be presenting a workshop at the historic Westbeth in NYC. Located in West Greenwich Village, Westbeth has provided affordable living and working spaces for artists and their families since 1970. The workshop is open to all artists. I guarantee that any participant that faithfully applies the...

BLOG*August 3, 2011

This Saturday August 6 at 10:00 Free! Artist As Brand Lecture Sponsored by the Alameda Writer’s Group Glendale Library 222 E. Harvard St. Glendale, CA 91205...

BLOG*May 10, 2011

CHAMPION OF THE CREATIVE PROFESSIONAL Ilise Benun has been a champion of promotion and sound business practices for creative professionals since 1988. Her website and blog at Marketing Mentor, offers insightful commentary on the freelance world. She has written seven books including, “The Designer’s Guide to Marketing and Pricing”, “Stop...

BLOG*February 16, 2011

EXPERIENCE THE ARTIST AS BRAND WORKSHOP RIGHT NOW ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD! The Artist As Brand™ Online Workshop is up!  Now you can work with me in the comfort of your home and experience what Sandra Chang-Adair says is “probably the most helpful and important class I have taken in...

BLOG*January 19, 2011

Mel Odom BEFORE I am presenting an AAB Workshop at the NYC Society of Illustrators this weekend with a group of talented art professionals and college students. I want to share some of the artist’s BEFORE feelings about the workshop. The amazing Mel Odom, Matthew Wachnicki a recent graduate of...

BLOG*January 13, 2011

If my doctor told me I had only six minutes to live, I wouldn’t brood.  I’d type a little faster. ~Isaac Asimov The Indie Art Revolution is not just for visual artists. We are seeing the crossover into almost all forms of art. The publishing empires have held sway over...

BLOG*December 21, 2010

By Dan Dion It has been almost one year since Artist As Brand officially launched. I have learned much along the way and met some amazing artists in my workshops. Some are building their art empires at an incredible pace. I teach that your first year is all about laying...

BLOG*December 9, 2010

Pre-Register by December 19th by placing your name in the comments box below. No payments until January 3rd. $295 15 PARTICIPANTS ONLY! January 21, 22, 23rd Fri- 2:00-8:00 Sat- Sun 10:00-8:00 Society of Illustrators New York See what art professors, professionals, college students are saying. Make sure you read the...

BLOG*December 8, 2010

It is rare when I can listen to anything about business for more than five minutes. My brain begins to shut down after a short while especially if I am reading about it. I recall that some of the most difficult illustration pieces I created over the years were for...

BLOG*November 9, 2010

Spalenka NUCLEUS GALLERY INTERVIEW My interview with Ben Zhu owner of Nucleus Gallery about the state of the publishing, and entertainment worlds that artists are hoping to make a living in. What is the future for an artist’s financial independence? Peace and prosperity...