BLOG*December 14, 2016

A one day Artist As Brand Workshop at BYU was a blast. Thank you to Bob Barret, Bethanne and the rest of the faculty in the visionary art department. Yes, they...

BLOG*September 25, 2012

Cedar City Airport I departed the plane at Cedar City airport and walked into what appeared to be a living room or a snuggly lodge in the mountains. Plush chairs, side tables with plants, wood paneling and a fireplace greeted me with a down home quality I had never experienced...

BLOG*September 15, 2010

Wilo Ayllon Around once a month I present a conference call titled Artist As Brand Articulations. Last Saturday (you were all invited) I spoke with BYU Professor, award winning illustrator Richard Hull and Ecuadorean force of art nature, Wilo Ayllon. Wilo called in from Ecuador. It was a fascinating conversation...

BLOG*June 29, 2010

Samantha Walker Owl Prints on Tin Client: VIP International When I submitted the BYU Artist Survey a few weeks ago I received an email from an artist who felt she had created her own Art Empire. I was curious. I checked out Samantha Walker’s story, and social media. I was...

BLOG*June 23, 2010

I just finished teaching an Artist As Brand workshop in Provo, Utah. It brings me tremendous pleasure to see recent graduates, professors, and professionals working together to transcend their creative and professional lives. The gratitude I feel is the sincere appreciation of seeing individuals confront their fears and take hold...

BLOG*June 16, 2010

I am off to Provo, Utah to present a Workshop. BYU canceled my workshop for low enrollment, but a group of inspired and courageous artists would not take “No” for an answer! So I am flying out today to bring Artist As Brand to the SpringHill Suites, Thursday-Saturday. I have...

BLOG*June 2, 2010

Robert Barrett The art department chairs and faculty at Brigham Young University are a dedicated bunch. For decades they have been taking students on trips around the country to meet working artists, industries that support them, and open their newly trained eyes to the possibilities of new worlds. Bob Barrett,...