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How to Obtain a Grant for the Arts

Like many other creatives, I’ve had my fair share of moments where I needed to come up with some funds for my projects. Despite relying heavily on donations and fundraisers, grants were always on my mind as a possibility.  All I knew was that a lot of charities, small business, and art projects relied on grants,…
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How to Negotiate Yourself a Better Deal

As a creative and an Artrepreneur, at some point, you’re going to find yourself in a situation where you’re going to have to negotiate. By having the skill of negotiation, you’ll be able to complete projects and/or run your business knowing you haven’t been taken advantage of. The last thing you want to do is come out of a deal feeling like you’ve given…
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How to Raise Funds for Your Creative Project

You got a great idea for a creative project. Jacquelyn Ferguson shares some tips on how to raise the funds you need to bring it to life.

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Get Hype: Create Buzz for Your Theatre Start-up

I could have the most cutting-edge product, or the most exciting premiere show, but if I haven’t gained an audience prior to my company’s launch or opening show, then there’s a pretty good chance that my start-up will fail. According to Entrepreneur, 75% of start-ups fail within the first three years and it’s usually because…
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How to Create a Strong Personal Brand

Looking to spread the word about your theatre start up? Jacquelyn Ferguson shares how to build and leverage a personal brand.

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Ayesha Qamar : Thinking Outside the Box

Creative thinking is possible in every field, and Ayesha Qamar is the perfect example. Even in computer coding, there is still room for imagination!

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Aura Torres: Finding a Unique Style

Finding a unique style has never been easier. Aura Torres walks readers through her personal journey on making her work stand out.

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Taylor Zantingh: Striving to Contribute to Communities

To work towards a brighter future, Taylor Zantingh strives to contribute to communities. Taylor explains why local initatives are the key to real change.

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Sarah Whang: Using Art to Inspire

By using art to inspire those around her, Sarah is giving back to her community, one project at a time. Sarah gives her take on professional illustration.

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Lynne Li: The Importance of Teamwork in Marketing

For Lynne Li, the teamwork in marketing is what makes her so passionate for the industry. Lynne shares why collaborating is so important in every field.