Author Archives: Carlos Castellanos

Paint Parties to Cash Flow-Interview with Artist Heidi Easley

Heidi Easley lost everything in 2007 and used art to heal her soul and created custom painted surfboards, selling over 1000 of them in two months. She later started successfully holding paint parties to make extra income. 100’s of paint parties later, Heidi works as a studio artist selling her cherished Day of the Dead Family…Continue Reading

Your Artist Success Blueprint is Here

Finally! A Simple and Effective Solution To Making More Money This Year As An Artist If you dread setting goals  because your track record in actually achieving any of them is a bit spotty, I’ve got great news for you! We’ve put together a simple yet powerful success blueprint that will help you get more…Continue Reading

Protecting Your Work As An Artist: Interview With Attorney Zack Strebeck

Protecting Your Work As An Artist: Interview With Attorney Zack Strebeck

Today Bob and I speak with attorney Zack Strebeck about legal questions you have as an artist about your work, protecting your rights, staying out of legal troubles when it comes to others right. Some of what will be covered: • Whether or not you should form an LLC • What to do when someone…Continue Reading

5 Things To Do When Business Is Slow

5 Things To Do When Business Is Slow

During the holidays business for most artists seems to slow to a crawl. Clients are away on vacation, no one is returning phone calls or email, it’s just the nature of the beast. There’s no sense in tormenting yourself over it. One of the problems is we sometimes don’t maximize our downtime as well as…Continue Reading

Where’d My Time Go? Friday Hangout with Carlos and Bob

Where’d My Time Go? Friday Hangout with Carlos and Bob

Ever have a project or something you’ve been wanting to get started or completed? You know, a new series of cool illustrations for print, or a new line of designs for licensing, or perhaps something really crazy and fun like you marketing plan?   No matter what it is, we all have things we let slip…Continue Reading