Sell Your Work, Not Your Rights: Artists’ Contracts [Workshop Replay with Two Form Agreements] The art world is not particularly protective of artists. It’s unregulated. It lacks transparency. In reality, the art world exploits artists. It is up to artists to protect themselves. One way to do that is be knowledgeable about and use good
This Month's Workshop
Wednesday, May 17, 2023 @ 1 p.m. ET
The Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA). It’s an old law given how fast technology moves, but it is still effective for protecting your creative work.
As a writer, artist, or creative entrepreneur, you are engaged in a constant struggle to protect your work from online theft. The DMCA was designed to help you do just that in the face of all the social media platforms and websites built on user-generated content.
Remember, if it is worth creating, it is worth protecting. Learn how to use the DMCA to protect your creative work in this workshop.
Tech Stack for Creative Businesses
Streamline Your Workflow
June 21, 2023
1 p.m. Eastern
Working with an Illustrator
Contracts & Copyright Ownership
July 19, 2023
1 p.m. Eastern
Now Available: Workshop Replays and Document Downloads
Book Covers: Tips, Trends & Traps
Book Covers: Tips, Trends, and Traps to Avoid for Better Book Sales [Workshop Replay] You never get a second chance to make a good first impression. That’s what your book cover is — a first impression for your potential readers. A good book cover generates sales. It tells the story of your book. It makes
No Excuses: Estate Planning for Creatives [Workshop Replay] The visual artist Harriet Schorr once said, “Dead artists leave two bodies: their own, and a body of work.” There’s not much you can do about the first, but you can take control of the second. And the sooner you tend to the needs of your creative
Memoir: How to Minimize Risk
How to Minimize Risk When Writing Memoir [Workshop Replay] Memoir – the decision to write one is hard. The decision to publish it can be harder. It’s a common problem in memoir, writers upsetting their lovers, friends, family, and even business partners by retelling a story in a way that not everyone remembers. Or by
Short Online Literary Works
Copyright Protection for Short Online Literary Works [Replay] Sharing creative work online is how authors, artists, and creative businesses market their work. It is how audiences are built. Audiences that turn into customers. Businesses call it content marketing. Creative professionals call it platform building. Do you share your written work online? On your blog, in