Artist Video Stories
What’s Your Art Licensing Story?
I often talk about how so many artists in licensing came to the industry in some odd and twisty way. “Tripped over speed bumps”, were snuck in the side door… very few deliberately said, “I want to license my art.” first and foremost.
I love to hear people’s stories! How they ended up doing whatever they are doing. Have they always done that? Did they grow up “knowing” that is what they wanted to do?
So I have a video project in mind and I’d LOVE for you to join in the fun. Any artist who submits a video will get a $20 coupon towards any eBook, Ask Call Replay, Art Licensing Mindset Series or Teleseminar from ArtLicensingInfo.com. There are a few rules to play… click here for submission details.
The videos are posted in the order received.
• Kathy Alpert • Trish Biddle • David Billings • Paul Brent • Jennifer Brinley • Drew Brophy • Debra Jordan Bryan • Debra Cortese • Karen Embry • Mary Engelbreit • Cherish Flieder • Cindy Ann Ganaden • Jen Goode • Heidi Gray • Barbara Harvie • Tania Hassounia • Khristian A Howell • Pilar Johnson • Paula Manning Lewis • Beth Logan• Brady Lovell •Christine Marsh • Xenos Mesa • Kate Mawdsley • Tara Reed • Kelly Rae Roberts • Stephanie & Bonnie Sakoff • Jill Seale • Karyn Servin • Jane Shasky • Jamie Stevens • Sara Taylor • Linda Tieu • Leyla Torres • BarbTourtillotte • Deb Trotter • Julie Ueland • Libby Unwin • Tom Weinkle • Cindy Yost • Sue Zipkin • Viv!
Jen Goode – JGoode Designs
David Billings – Sparky Firepants
Xenos Mesa – Illustrator / Graphic Artist
Libby Unwim – Graphic Artist / Licensed Artist
Leyla Torres – Illustrator / Licensed Artist
Christine Marsh – Licensed Artist
Jamie Stevens – Illustrator
Khristian Howell – Surface Design & Photography
Barbara Harvie – Licensed Artist
Deb Trotter – Licensed Artist
Heidi Gray – Graphic Designer / artist
Cherish Flieder – Something to Cherish LLC
Paul Brent – Licensed Artist
Pilar Johnson – Chief PUFF
Sue Zipkin – licensed artist
Julie Ueland – licensed artist
Beth Logan – licensed artist
Karen Embry – licensed artist
Cindy Yost – licensed artist
Cindy Ann Ganaden- licensed artist
Karyn Servin – licensed artist
Drew Brophy, Surf Lifestyle Artist
Jane Shasky – licensed artist
Paula Manning Lewis – licensed artist
Linda Tieu- artist
Jill Seale – licensed artist
Trish Biddle – licensed artist
Barb Tourtillotte- licensed artist
Kathy Alpert- licensed artist
Stephanie & Bonnie Sakoff – licensed artist
Viv! – licensed artist
Kate Mawdsley – licensed artist
Debra Cortese – licensed artist
Tom Weinkle – licensed artist
Debra Jordan Bryan – licensed artist
Brady Lovell of Fat Tabby Studio- licensed artist
Sara Taylor – licensed artist
Jennifer Brinley – licensed artist
Jennifer’s agent’s website – LevisonDesign.com
Kelly Rae Roberts
watch Mary Engelbreit draw
To share your story and get your bonus $20 coupon, there are a few RULES:
1. You must create a video that tells ‘your art licensing story’. (see some video suggestions if you are new to video: see if your computer will record a movie with you talking into the camera, grab a FlipVideo camera, Using iMovie, and how to get your video on YouTube)
You can be at any point in your story – just heard about licensing and starting to learn to working in licensing for decades. The more variety the better!
It doesn’t have to be a live video but must include a photo of you and some samples of your art if you choose to do a photo montage.
Some ideas of what you can include (but not required)
Why licensing appeals to you
How you heard about art licensing
How long you have been in or learning about licensing
What you are doing to succeed in licensing
What you like or expect to like about licensing your art
Tell and/or show your website so people can find you.
2. Post your video to YouTube
Include the following tags or keywords, as well as any that are relevant to you (like your name, company or art medium): art licensing, art licensing info
In the description, include: “This is in reply to the Art Licensing Stories Collection hosted by Tara Reed at www.ArtLicensingInfo.com/stories.html”
Your name / company name (whatever you want listed under your video)
Your website url (I’ll like to to it)
the url link to your video
the embed code for your video
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