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Book: I'd Rather Be in the Studio by Alyson Stanfield

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By the numbers ...


Ideas for newsletter and blog content


Types of photographs you can use to promote your art


Categories to complete for your art inventory records


Tips for working with the media


Ways to promote your teaching and presentations


Rules for artist marketing material


Exercises to improve your artist statement

Thank you for your interest in my book.

The first edition of I'd Rather Be in the Studio: The Artist's No-Excuse Guide to Self-Promotion was in 2008. In 2019 I published the 4th and final edition.

While it is now out of print, you can still get a copy from your favorite e-retailer. 

Includes real-life stories from artists who are marketing their art in courageous and creative ways. 


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