May 2012 (print)

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In this issue, we explore strategies for organizing your studio business so you can get the most out of your time, efforts and resources.

ON THE COVER:
Music Professor Trevor W. Payne, 2011 By Steven Rosati
Oil on panel, 36″ x 36″ (see page 18).

Features
04 Body of Work
By Elena Parashko

06 Exploring the (e)merge art fair in Washington, DC
By E. Brady Robinson

10 Pricing Your Work to Meet Your Goals
By Paul Grecian

12 Planning Your Art Business: Part 6: Creating a Marketing Plan
By Robert Reed

13 Best Business Practices: What Artists Should Expect from Galleries
By Jodi Walsh

14 The Multi-tasking Artist: How to Keep All the Balls in the Air
By Annie Strack

18 Winners of Our 2012 Portrait Cover Contest
By Kim Hall

22 Working with Graphic Designers: The Secret to Superior Marketing Materials
By Renée Phillips, The Artrepreneur Coach

26 Varnishing Acrylic Paintings: Excerpt from the book The Profitable Artist

Columns
17 Coaching the Artist Within: Confidently Navigating the Stages of the Creative Process
By Eric Maisel, Ph.D.

25 Heart to Heart: Learn to Write in the Sand
By Jack White

30 The Photo Guy: Copyright or Copy Wrong?
By Steve Meltzer

Departments
02 From the Editor
By Kim Hall

32 The Listings: Compiled by the Professional Artist Team
Your best source for art opportunities. Find awards, galleries reviewing portfolios, grants, fellowships, juried shows, festivals, residencies, conferences and professional development courses.

40 Artist Spotlight: Nell C. Tilton
By Kim Hall

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Weight 1.5 lbs