Professional Artist | May 2012 (Volume 26 · Number 4)

ON THE COVER:

Music Professor Trevor W. Payne, 2011

By Steven Rosati

Oil on panel, 36" x 36" (see page 18).

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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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