ART UP FRONT STREET studios and gallery believes creativity and community are the essence of happiness and personal growth. When we work together to share ideas, build our businesses, or teach others, we create a TON of good energy.... and art.
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Monday, February 11, 2019
Art Up Front Street business session for artists. MICHELLE BAKER, Tuesday, March 19
Hello artists! This evening is for you.
Michelle Baker, Cross-Discipline Creative is talking details of her journey ...
Ask her questions, discover her motivations, learn how she has grown her art business.
This is sure to be a wonderful and inspirational evening.
To see some of Michelle's work, take a look at Rockin' Chalk PLUS take a little peek inside her studio process HERE
Michelle Baker is a cross-discipline creative. Combining skills in fine art, graphic design, multimedia production and marketing, Michelle is a prolific designer, illustrator and Brand Strategist. A consultant to commercial clientele and a mentor to independent makers, artists and designers, Michelle’s passion for purposeful alignment between art, and commerce drives her ability to help others present themselves with intent and impact.
Illustrator & Designer
Michelle is the founder of an online shop and studio called “Rockin’ Chalk.” In under 3 years, her experimental Etsy shop featuring food and beverage illustration became a 6-figure business. As people discovered her design work through social media, Michelle found herself working on projects for regional and national brands like NH Wedding Magazine, 603 Brewery, Torani Syrups, Jersey Mike’s, Cavender’s and Yerbae Sparkling Water.
Presenter, Mentor & Founder of MAD HAT Creatives
From speaking events and workshops to podcasting and online courses, Michelle uses many methods to deliver educational, inspiring and action-oriented content that is pertinent to the personal and professional development of visual design professionals.
Centered on topics relating to the business aspects of creativity, Michelle offers advice and insights on topics like monetizing creative skills, selling and licensing art, balancing creative passion and burnout, philanthropic alignment, personal branding, self promotion, and best practices to help artists thrive in the modern maker market. Her Podcast “HAT CHATS” debuts on Amazon, iTunes and Anchor on March 1st.
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