Artwork provided by the artist unless otherwise noted. NAME: James TemteOCCUPATIONS: Graphic Designer, Muralist, Painter LOCATION: Anchorage, Alaska, USAART: Instagram @jrtemte | Facebook facebook.com/james.temte.art | temteabstract.com
Hailey Morgan’s made Alaska her home and has embraced the state’s natural splendor by translating what she sees around her into her own unique style of art. She’s also a master at creating a very well-rounded and sustainable art business by selling in a number of different places. Learn the different sales avenues Hailey utilizes, what she does to produce the best results and how she sets herself apart from other artists.
Artwork provided by the artist unless otherwise noted. NAME: Hailey MorganOCCUPATIONS: Illustrator, Painter, Pyrographer LOCATION: Anchorage, Alaska, USA ART: artbyhaileymorgan.com | Instagram @haileymorganart
Cody Kuehl is an artist who’s generous with his time, loves helping others + puts effort into building a strong community of local artists who support one another. In our conversation, learn the importance of showing your work and developing thick skin + what his sales strategies are for festivals, conventions and shows.
Artwork provided by the artist. NAME: Cody KuehlOCCUPATIONS: Illustrator, Mixed Media, PainterLOCATION: Denver, Colorado, USAART: artofcodykuehl.com| Instagram: @artofcodykuehl | | Facebook
Artwork provided by the artist. NAME: Ruel BrownOCCUPATIONS: Actor, Muralist, Painter, Production Designer, SculptorLOCATION: Salt Lake City, Utah, United StatesART: ruelbrown.com | Instagram @ruelbrown | IMDB
Ruel is the type of person you quickly feel a kinship with and his ability to forge strong relationships has been integral to his career success. He’s painted large murals, acted with Jack Black and Jon Heder, designed sets for director Steven Soderbergh and worked on the TV show The Bachelor. In our conversation, Ruel shares his winding path and how he’s managed to successfully embrace and build upon his many disciplines.
Artwork provided by the artist. NAME: Thomas “Detour” EvansOCCUPATIONS: Graphic Designer, Mixed Media, Muralist, Painter, Sculptor LOCATION: Denver, Colorado, USAART: iamdetour.com | Instagram: @detour303 | YouTube
After earning a business degree and an MBA, Thomas “Detour” Evans decided to become a full-time creative. While he credits some of his success to his education, he also stresses the importance of putting in the hours. In our conversation, Detour shares social media tactics for successfully attracting clients like the NBA, David Letterman + Mountain Dew, his pricing strategy + ways he diversifies his income streams.