with host artist Miriam Schulman
Today, we’re talking all about my metamorphosis from a stay-at-home mom to a full time working artist!
In this podcast, you will discover…
- How training as a pilates instructor gave me the skills to sell art
- Why it’s hard to create a new identity while you’re still living in the old one
- Why selling art is no different than selling anything else so that you can learn these skills
- 046: Breaking Free of the Golden Handcuffs
- Tom Hopkins – “The Certifiable Salesperson: The Ultimate Guide to Help Any Salesperson Go Crazy with Unprecedented Sales”
- Lisa Congdon – “Find Your Artistic Voice: The Essential Guide to Working Your Creative Magic”
About the host, Miriam Schulman
In case we haven’t met yet, I’m an artist and founder of The Inspiration Place, where I help other artists learn how to profit from their passion or become better artists. Through online classes, business coaching programs, and a top-ranked podcast, I’ve helped thousands of artists around the world develop their skill sets and create more time and freedom to do what they love. My signature coaching program, The Artist Incubator, helps artists go from so-so sales to sold-out collections.
A graduate of Dartmouth College and M.I.T, I initially pursued finance but after witnessing 9/11, I abandoned a lucrative hedge fund job to work on my art full time. Since then, my art and my story have been featured in major publications including Forbes, The New York Times, Art of Man, Art Journaling magazine as well as featured on NBC’s “Parenthood” and the Amazon series “Hunters” with Al Pacino. My forthcoming book with HarperCollins Leadership on how to make it as an artist is scheduled to be released January 31, 2023. When I’m not in the studio, you can find me hanging out with my husband, adult kids, and a tuxedo cat named Ebony. I’d love to invite you to check out one of my free resources for art lovers (of every passion level) at schulmanart.com/freebies
Subscribe & Review in iTunes
Are you subscribed to my podcast? If you’re not, I want to encourage you to do that today. I don’t want you to miss an episode. I’m adding a bunch of bonus episodes to the mix and if you’re not subscribed there’s a good chance you’ll miss out on those. Click here to subscribe in iTunes!
Now if you’re feeling extra loving, I would be really grateful if you left me a review over on iTunes, too. Those reviews help other people find my podcast and they’re also fun for me to go in and read. Just click here to review, select “Ratings and Reviews” and “Write a Review” and let me know what your favorite part of the podcast is. Thank you!
Listener shout out of the week!
“Can’t say enough about this podcast! Miriam and her top-notched guests are full of gems and knowledge that will inspire, encourage and provide any artist, at any level, with useful information for their art, whether a hobbyist or serious artist. Miriam integrates her journey and experience and freely shares how she has made her way from a hedge fund manager to a successful artist who is pursuing her passion!”
~Sheryl L Brake, pinkwarriorstudio.com
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