A Creative Industries Newsletter
August 26, 2021
Level up with creative career tips - coupled with a side of inspiration
Visual Artist Squire Broel (he/him)
Meet Washington creatives who are leading the way

Walla Walla painter and sculptor Squire Broel
says stay true to your creative vision, and
success will follow.

He talked to us about the unique business model he’s applied to the art world, and how making projects on spec can work (but only if you're working for yourself!).
Crowdfunding Launch Day Checklist

If you want a deep dive into how to launch your own creative vision into a successful crowdfunding project, start here.

Once you're ready, check off the boxes on our Crowdfunding Launch Day checklist
—a checklist that's general enough to apply to any crowdfunding platform!
Be Aware (and Beware!) These Five Freelance Pitfalls You’ll Want to Avoid

Scope creep, kill fees, working for exposure...freelancing can be a minefield of potential problems. Here's a Quick Study on how to lay down some boundaries and expectations while hustling for gigs.
3 Washington State Artists Bending

Let your eyes take a break and rest on some beautiful things. Squire Broel recommends checking out these unique artists who play with form, material, and concept.