Your Art Will Save Your Life
Earn by promoting books
Earn money by sharing your favorite books through our Affiliate program.Become an affiliate
About the Author
Beth Pickens is a Los Angeles-based consultant for artists and arts organizations. She provides career consultation as well as grant-writing and fundraising assistance to clients across the United States.
If you are a person who needs to make art in order to function, this book is from your best, smartest, coolest, most insightful, wise, learned, practical, savvy, no-bullshit friend.-- "Lucy Corin, author of One Hundred Apocalypses and Other Apocalypses"
This funny, tender, totally usable guide provides a bundle of simple methods that will allow you to focus on creative projects, reenergize, grow joy, and take risks.-- "Harry Dodge, artist"
A dense, power-punch of info.-- "Portland (OR) Mercury"
Your Art Will Save Your Life is the artist's guidebook to create, thrive, and survive amid any political shitstorm.-- "Bust"
Essential reading for anyone who has ever felt overwhelmed by art, activism, or adulting.-- "Ann Friedman, cohost of Call Your Girlfriend"
Beth Pickens's theories on art and practice have changed and enriched my life.-- "Nicole Georges, author of Fetch: How a Bad Dog Brought Me Home"
An electrically inspiring, politically fresh, and class-conscious guide for artists who wish to engage more deeply with their process, their careers, and their lives.-- "Michelle Tea, author of Modern Tarot"