Guest Post: A Digital Marketing Guide for Artists

About our guest writer: Jenny is a digital marketer based in Montreal, Canada. She’s the owner of Foster Digital, a marketing consulting agency dedicated to helping brands own their social media marketing, paid advertising, content marketing, and brand strategy across all platforms. Connect with her at fosterdigitalmarketing.com.   Just as brands are taking full advantage […]

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Can’t We Just All Just Be Professional?!

Artists are stereotypically free spirits.  And free-spiritedness is in total opposition with professionalism.  Free spirits have their own clocks, their own special way of doing things, their own distinct appearance.  Free spirits are what drives the beauty of the creative arena. But too much of a good thing is unbalanced.  I love art as a […]

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One of the hardest parts of art: staying in practice

How many artists out there struggle with continuing with art as their path? How many artists do continue with art everyday? If you didn’t know this already, I chose to work a 9-5 art job while still doing my own personal side art gigs. You’re probably saying, “this whole time she could’ve been some more […]

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The 9-5 versus Freelancing: Cons of Freelancing

Last post, I talked about the PROS of freelancing. If you haven’t read it — check it out here ! This time I want to discuss the cons, the bad, the sad side to freelancing, because as mentioned, I’ve done both the 9-5 and freelancing, currently doing both at the same time! I would hope […]

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The 9-5 versus Freelancing: Pros of Freelancing

Every FaceBook group I’ve ever been in ever since the start of my freelancing career, has always asked this very question, or some variation to the least. “What are the pros and cons of Freelancing?” Every newbie asks this, and sometimes I still ask myself what are the pros and cons of freelancing because there’s […]

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Why I decided to do freelance part-time, and corporate full-time

If you’re considering moving into freelance, well then you’re in luck because it’s a great way for you to learn your field and grow into a business owner. Freelancing has helped me understand so many different realms of business and how to manage my business. Moving into freelance helped socially too because I used to […]

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