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60% of Visual Artist Businesses Make Less than Half the Average American Household Income

Creating a business as an artist may present a significant financial challenge, a recent study suggests. The study on the financial state of visual artists by The Creative Independent  60% of artists responding to a survey were earning less than half the average American household. Even with this dire revelation, half of the artists said they were optimistic about the future, stating they would be financially stable down the road. This according to Willa Köerner, who  about it in a post on The Kickstarter Blog.  Kickstarter launched […]

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