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From Embrace Creatives’ Founder

From Embrace Creatives’ Founder

Welcome to my big vision! My name is Andrea Bogart, Founder of Embrace Creatives and I’m THRILLED you’re here inside my professional artist network. Growing up in the 80’s I would periodically see wacky, Reeses Peanut Butter Cup commercials where, in some stupid fashion, someone holding a bar of chocolate and someone holding jar of […]

This EC Artist From Detroit is Finding Plenty to Be Happy About and is Staying Healthy During The Pandemic.

This EC Artist From Detroit is Finding Plenty to Be Happy About and is Staying Healthy During The Pandemic.

Things have changed but what we’re seeing is that the majority of our EC community are gaining new skills and growing from this COVID-19 experience. Embrace Creatives is checking in with our global members to find out how they’re spending their @ home time, creating and doing business. Welcome to Inside Empowerment. Let’s meet Cheryl […]

How to move smoothly between two different creative business directions.

How to move smoothly between two different creative business directions.

Finding the balance between being an Artist & Marketing Creative Director. Embrace Creatives’ Champion, Fernando Del Rosario, a seasoned advertising creative director, with a heart of an artist, and a passion for teaching, bridges the world of marketing, design, art, public speaking & education. This new Video Blog Series introduces Fernando who will share stories, […]

Spending time, stuck @ home with a satirical surrealist who creates from reused and recycled things, in Detroit.

Spending time, stuck @ home with a satirical surrealist who creates from reused and recycled things, in Detroit.

Things have changed but what we’re seeing is that the majority of our EC community are gaining new skills and growing from this COVID-19 experience. Embrace Creatives is checking in with our global members to find out how they’re spending their @ home time, creating and doing business. Welcome to Inside Empowerment. Let’s meet Tasha […]

Women’s Work Gallery opens SURFACE, a solo exhibition by Jessica DeMuro

Women’s Work Gallery opens SURFACE, a solo exhibition by Jessica DeMuro

SURFACE now on view virtually through the Women’s Work Gallery, in Detroit. This solo exhibition of images was selected from a collection of ongoing self portraiture examining personal evolution in present time. These particular works span over a decade, creating intimate dialogue, exploring both the infiniteness and volatility of transformation. The flesh of the self […]

Local Experts Share Experience, Tips, Resources and Strategies to Protect Your Artwork and Business

Local Experts Share Experience, Tips, Resources and Strategies to Protect Your Artwork and Business

How do you protect your online images? How much IS IT to insure your creative business? (Yes, you can afford it!) Do you need to trademark your work? In March, 2020 Embrace Creatives gathered experts together for a livestream discussion to give you answers to those questions and more. This Creative FUEL Growth Series: Protecting […]

How does a retail and merchandising specialist make the most of her time and prepare to get back to her brick-n-mortar clients?

How does a retail and merchandising specialist make the most of her time and prepare to get back to her brick-n-mortar clients?

With this “new normal” of being virtual or 6′ apart, it’s important that we stay connected and inspired. Embrace Creatives is checking in with our global members to find out how they’re spending their @ home time, creating and doing business. Welcome to Inside Empowerment. Let’s meet Amanda Curtis EC: Give us a brief introduction.Amanda: […]

Working from home with the Embrace Creatives, global community of artists and commercial buyers!

Working from home with the Embrace Creatives, global community of artists and commercial buyers!

As we’re moving towards the “new normal” and we’re MORE connected, virtually, a lot of us are still struggling with little in-person contact. To keep our creative connections flowing and learn how others in our EC community are fairing, we’re interviewing our EC Members! Catch up with them and see how they’re spending their @ […]

Why it’s Important That Artists and Creative Business Owners Learn How to Tell Their Story to Get Media Interest.

Why it’s Important That Artists and Creative Business Owners Learn How to Tell Their Story to Get Media Interest.

Brief introduction and a few tips from our PR and Media expert speaker! In this 15 minute video chat Stephanie will tell us; Why it’s important for artists and creative business owners to be able to tell their unique story, easily. Ways in which artists struggle to do so. What’s important, right now, in social […]

Tax Help For Artists and Creative Business Owners to Help Save You Money and Ease the Frustration of Filing Your 2020 Taxes.

Tax Help For Artists and Creative Business Owners to Help Save You Money and Ease the Frustration of Filing Your 2020 Taxes.

Learn how to do your taxes the right way! The federal government has officially moved the tax filing deadline to July 15, 2020. Shamika Baskin, Founder of Baskin Tax Group spoke at our first 2020 Creative FUEL: Growth Series event titled, Creative Taxes. Unfortunately, we were unable to capture her lecture on video so she […]

Basic live-stream and videoconferencing information: Artists, share your studio more easily.

Basic live-stream and videoconferencing information: Artists, share your studio more easily.

Share your creative and business world with others, more easily. For those Artists and small business owners who want to get their exhibits, expertise, tutorials and studios online or need to meet with others virtually, this video shares three options; Google Hangouts SKYPE Zoom (basic tutorial) I created this video easily using my free Zoom […]

Note From Embrace Creatives’s Founder, Andrea Bogart on COVID-19 and What EC is Doing to Support Our Local, National & Global Members and Art Community + Resources.

Note From Embrace Creatives’s Founder, Andrea Bogart on COVID-19 and What EC is Doing to Support Our Local, National & Global Members and Art Community + Resources.

To my Embrace Creatives community, COVID-19 is impacting all of us, globally, as individuals and communities and I know that it’s affecting artists, arts businesses and gig workers deeply. Given the sudden change in our lives I’ve decided to move the next Growth Series event, Protecting Your Art & Business to online-only. Because it will now […]