A list of artist career coaches who specialize in assisting
with artist career development and art marketing.


Camilla Cook, Artist Consultant
Specializes in promoting artists’ growth by serving as a resource
and advocate and providing strategies that empower artists to
advance their professional careers. Services include website
construction, artist statement & biography composition, digital
image formatting and training, exhibition and grant application assistance.

Carolyn Edlund, Art Business Consultant
With a background as a successful production studio owner as well
as in outside art sales, Carolyn specializes in helping artists
understand their audience, choose appropriate markets and
structure their small businesses. Her services include portfolio
development, building salable collections, pricing, website building,
marketing and promotion. She offers a variety of short and
long term consulting packages.

Susan Harkavy

A guerrilla marketing / public relations consultant for contemporary
design, home furnishings and lifestyle promotion, with more than 30
years’ experience in the industry. She works with designers and makers
by phone to develop strategies for publicity and business leads. Susan
is the former PR director of the American Craft Council and American
Craft Museum (now the Museum of Arts and Design.) Assists with
bios, press releases, email blasts, press contacts, press outreach.

Gail McMeekin, LICSW, Creative Success
Specializes in careers and creativity coach. Author of The 12 Secrets
of Highly Creative Women. A Portable Mentor, The Power of Positive
, and The 12 Secrets of Highly Successful Women.”

Caroll Michels, Career Coach and Artist Advocate
 Author of How to Survive & Prosper as an Artist:
Selling Yourself without Selling Your Soul
, and founder of the Artist
Help Network. Assists artists throughout the USA and abroad with
career development through phone and in-person consultations.
Also offers art world contact lists, including art consultants,
museums and independent curators, art critics, national,
international & regional art press lists, and design
and architecture press lists.

Categories: Career