HOW TO THRIVE AS AN ARTIST

Starve, strive, survive, then thrive.

That is the basic formula for an artist to go from the starving artist phase to the thriving artist phase.

Phase? I can hear those that question the word ‘phase’ ring out across the ether.

So, yes, an artist’s career path can described a series of phases. We start by a phase in the infamous ‘starving artist’ mode. Then move onto a ‘striving artist’ phase, and the ‘surviving artist’ phase. Before reaching the ‘thriving artist’ promised land full of milk and honey. Here is how to do it…