This class will be covering what it takes to run an illustration business, from two illustrators who have spent the last four years building their freelance careers.
Suitable for those who are considering making the transition to freelance illustration, @maisysummer and @swillistrations will be sharing everything you need to consider when starting out - drawing from their own personal experiences and learning curves.
All the basics will be covered, from what to include and how to present your portfolio, diversifying your income, power of collaboration, contacting clients, important business skills you should have, how to manage your social media, and manage your time whilst staying mindful of your mental wellbeing.
This masterclass will be in the format of a one hour talk - giving you not only valuable information but action steps to implement to make sure you're on track with your goals. There will then be a half an hour of Q&A where Maisy and Sarah will answer the questions you've submitted.
Maisy and Sarah have put this masterclass together knowing the struggles of starting out as freelance illustrators, it can be overwhelming and difficult to navigate. The masterclass has been put together considering the current creative landscape, each contributing as freelancers actively working in the industry and sharing up to date insights from different areas within illustration and managing a creative business.