This week, Joe sits down with Ekaterina Popova and Alicia Puig, co-authors of The Complete Smartist Guide and The Creative Business Handbook, two must-read books for artists and creative entrepreneurs looking to turn their passion into a profitable business. Ekaterina and Alicia share their real-life experiences and provide valuable advice on everything from choosing the right business model to scaling up your production. They also discuss their respective careers as successful women in the art industry and how they are dedicated to lifting up women artists through their coaching service and online art gallery. This inspiring conversation is a must-listen for anyone looking to make a living with their art.
About Ekaterina & Alicia: Ekaterina Popova is an award-winning international artist based in Philadelphia. She is the founder and editor-in-chief of Create! Magazine and the CEO of the Art Queens Society, a coaching service and community dedicated to lifting up women artists. Ekaterina is also the co-author of The Complete Smartist Guide and The Creative Business Handbook with Alicia Puig.
Alicia Puig is the CEO of a pioneering online art gallery for emerging artists and affordable art called PxP Contemporary. She is also an award-winning curator, an independent arts journalist, and the Director of Business Operations for Create! Magazine. Together with Ekaterina Popova, she has co-authored two business books for artists and creative entrepreneurs: The Complete Smartist Guide and The Creative Business Handbook.
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