Becoming a Fine Artist

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Fine Artist By: Robert Jackson Strategies for Success For: Instructor Draper Becoming a fine artist has always been a dream of mine and I am glad to be writing an essay on this topic. This essay will include the requirements needed for this career, along with the minimum education needed, continuing education needed to maintain your certification, benefits of advanced education, and the basic information you would need to know if you wanted to pursue a career such as this. People think that artists are slackers and under achievers, but they are wrong. A lot of work and skill is needed to be such an artist. You would need to get your bachelor’s or master’s degree in fine arts because you would need to know the basics and how to do the kind of art you’re aiming to make a career out of. There are many things you need to learn to help you improve your art skills such as your color schemes, colors, and mixing colors, where to use the right colors, and how to use the skills you already have. ( Making a career out of art is very rewarding, if you’re good. Fine artists have made $44, 850 in this past year. You’d be able to make more than that easily if your art was in high demand. You make a lot if you put your everything into your art and if you know what the buyers like to see. If you paint or make something that no one has any idea of, then they will most likely not be interested. Put a story with your art, not a fake one either. You have to know what you are doing. ( Being an artist isn’t something that happens overnight. You’re either born that way or you’re not. I mean, people can make what they think is art but a true artist is born, not made. True artists just do what
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