June/July 2018 (digital)




The Professional Artist June/July 2018 issue is here!

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• Discover the Power of Patience
• Get Inspired by Darkness
• Self-Care for Artists
• Succeed Without Deadlines
• And More!


The Dawn, 2016, by Kat Bergman. Acrylic on canvas, 48″ x 48″. Copyright 2016 Kat Bergman. Used by permission of the artist.


14 The Power of Patience
By Judith Teitelman

20 Finish Your “Non-deadline” Art Projects
By Gigi Rosenberg

28 Measuring Inspiration
By Elaine Grogan Luttrull

38 Draw Inspiration from Your Dark Side
By Thea Fiore-Bloom, PhD

44 Your Can’t Take it With You
By Daniel Grant

52 Artist as Change Agent
By Jennifer Virškus

58 How to Overcome “Imposter Syndrome”
By Miriam Schulman

64 Self-care and Wellness for Artists
By Rebecca Coleman


4 Editor’s Letter
By Gigi Rosenberg

6 Headlines & Details
By Gigi Rosenberg

12 Artist Spotlight: Juan Ramiro Torres
By Adrian Alexander

74 Calls to Artists


5 Your Business Mentor: Make Difficult Business Decisions
By Jannett Roberts

19 Coaching the Artist: Fifth Day of Inspiration
By Eric Maisel

63 Planning Your Art Business: Earn More by Spending Less
By Robert Reed

72 The Artist’s Advocate: Protect Your Moral Rights
By Katie Lane

80 Artrepreneur Coach: Inspiration Needs a Realistic Outlook
By Renée Phillips