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Looking for art career inspiration and ideas while you’re working in the studio or schlepping your art across the country? Alyson Stanfield helps you be a more productive artist, a more empowered artist, and a more successful artist.

Looking for art career inspiration and ideas while you’re working in the studio or schlepping your art across the country? Alyson Stanfield helps you be a more productive artist, a more empowered artist, and a more successful artist.
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United States

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Looking for art career inspiration and ideas while you’re working in the studio or schlepping your art across the country? Alyson Stanfield helps you be a more productive artist, a more empowered artist, and a more successful artist.

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English


Episodes

How to Choose the Right Artist Group for You (#20)

11/1/2018
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Artists are so generous and I love to see them supporting one another. I’m blessed that I get to be the person who introduces them to one another in the groups I lead. After witnessing artist groups from the outside and within over nearly 3 decades, I’ve been thinking a lot about artist group dynamics. In this podcast, I share with you my thoughts on this topic. It’s just me talking, so it’s shorter than most of my episodes. Here’s what I share: Take notes because this could save you a...

Duration:00:16:49

The Investing Artist: Art, Real Estate, and Legacy with Mary Erickson

8/16/2018
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Mary Erickson’s art sales have paid for her lifestyle, which is comfortable and adventurous, but far from extravagant. She is a savvy investor and wise with her finances. Mary says she paints so that she can buy real estate so that she can collect art - paintings by other artists. You’ll hear all about it in this episode. You’ll also hear about: I hope Mary’s story inspires you to become wise with your finances. See Mary’s art at MaryEricksonArt.com *** This episode is brought...

Duration:00:54:38

Transform Your Many Creative Ideas into Multiple Income Streams: Helen Hiebert

7/19/2018
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Ten years ago, Helen Hiebert didn’t think of her art as a business. Her shift of mindset changed everything and she now makes her living as a working artist. Rather than feeling icky about having a “business,” she embraced it and learned to channel some of her creativity into making money from her talents. In this episode of the Art Biz Podcast, Helen and I discuss: See Helen’s art at HelenHiebertStudio.com and subscribe to her podcast, Paper Talk. See images of what was discussed...

Duration:00:51:51

Transitioning to a Full-Time Artist: Dianna Fritzler

6/25/2018
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Many artists have a dream of doing their work full-time without any idea of what that means or what it would take. Dianna Fritzler made it happen. Not just once, but twice. In this episode, Alyson talks with Dianna about the steps she took to make sure that her first year back as a full-time artist was going to be a successful one. She reveals: See Dianna’s art at DFritzlerArt.com *** This episode is brought to you by the Art Career Success System: a step-by-step system to implement for...

Duration:00:52:12

Overcoming a Major Setback: Artist Annie Salness

5/17/2018
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When you find yourself making excuses as to why you can’t get into the studio or why you don’t have time to write that newsletter or blog post, think of this conversation with Annie Salness. Almost 10 years ago, Annie had a stroke and, among other challenges, had to relearn how to paint with her non-dominant hand. While many artists would have given up when faced with the trials Annie had, she met the challenge and continues to challenge herself. This is the story of a true artist - an...

Duration:00:52:53

Confronting Your Professional Legacy: A Conversation with David Paul Bayles

4/19/2018
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What will happen to all of your art and career records after you are gone? Will your family know what to do with them? Those were questions that David Paul Bayles had about his photographs and archives. And he had good reason to be concerned because they were valuable documents of a particular part of the country and culture. See David’s work at DavidPaulBayles.com *** This episode is brought to you by Big Table Art Retreats - exclusive artist mastermind retreats that occur in various...

Duration:01:03:32

Quantifying Quality in Art: Elaine Kehew’s 8 Targets

3/8/2018
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How do you quantify quality in art? Alyson talks with artist Elaine Kehew who has set out to do just that. After receiving a negative review last year, Elaine is determined to improve the quality of her art and has developed 8 targets to measure her progress. See Elaine’s art at ElaineKehew.com. *** This episode is brought to you by Big Table Art Retreats - exclusive artist mastermind retreats that occur in various parts of the U.S. throughout the year. See ArtBizMastermind.com ***

Duration:00:48:27

A Creative Way to Approach Legal Priorities for Your Art Business

2/8/2018
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Alyson talks with photographer and attorney Kiffanie Stahle about legal concerns for your art business. The way one artist protects his or her business will be very different from another artist. So much depends on your audience and goals. Kiffanie, who owns theartistsjd.com has developed the Creative Business Model Canvas to help you home in on legal priorities. Find it here: https://theartistsjd.com/need-business-plan/

Duration:00:35:24

Find a Niche for Your Art with guest Maria Brophy

12/14/2017
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Alyson talks with Maria Brophy about niche markets for artists - why they’re valuable and ideas for finding where you fit.

Duration:00:44:38

The Bumpy Road to Success: Stories from Art Biz Coach Clients

11/16/2017
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Alyson talks with Debby Williams and Cynthia Morris about the accomplishments and struggles of Art Biz Inner Circle members - and what other artists can learn from them.

Duration:00:35:06

The Portrait Experience: Museum Portrait Exhibition with Lisa Kovvuri

10/17/2017
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Alyson talks with artist Lisa Kovvuri about a multi-year portrait project that resulted in a museum show.

Duration:00:33:36

Creative Organizing with Heather Powers

9/21/2017
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Alyson talks with Heather Powers of Creatively Organized Spaces about how she helps artists clear clutter and organize their workspaces.

Duration:00:40:59

Artist-Authors Rebecca Crowell and Jerry McLaughlin

8/24/2017
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Alyson talks with artists Rebecca Crowell and Jerry McLaughlin about writing their new book, Cold Wax Medium: Materials, Techniques, and Conversations.

Duration:00:42:58

Powerhouse Artist Couple Sam Woolcott and Poe Dismuke

7/27/2017
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Alyson talks with artists Sam Woolcott and Poe Dismuke about owning a gallery together in Bisbee, Arizona, being married, and their museum exhibition.

Duration:00:39:50

Business Insurance for 4 Levels of Artists

3/2/2017
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Alyson asks Claudia McClain, founder of HomeBusinessInsurance.com, about the special insurance needs for artists’ businesses.

Duration:00:30:57

How to Get Back Into the Studio Groove After an Absence

1/5/2017
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Alyson asks Cynthia Morris for tips for getting back into the studio after an exhibition opening, a vacation, a holiday, an illness, or family tragedy.

Duration:00:23:06

Which Ideas Are Worth Your Time?

12/8/2016
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Alyson talks with Cynthia Morris about why having too many ideas is detrimental to your success as an artist.

Duration:00:24:53

Becoming a Full-Time Artist

10/20/2016
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Alyson talks with Elizabeth St. Hilaire about how she created a successful art career and became a full-time artist. Includes mention of multiple streams of income and her teaching models.

Duration:00:38:44

The Value of Community for Artists

9/29/2016
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Alyson talks with Michael Keen about why community is important for artists to thrive and to receive validation, inspiration, motivation, and constructive feedback.

Duration:00:43:48

Getting The Difficult Things Done

8/25/2016
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Alyson talks with Cynthia Morris about how to accomplish things in your art career and business that you don’t enjoy doing. Listen for discussion about being happy v. being satisfied with the work you do.

Duration:00:30:08