When I started this art business, it couldn’t have been at a more oportune time. The housing market was on fire and people were buying and selling like crazy. All of that moving and redecorating kept me super busy. I worked 16 hour days sometimes just to keep up! My income was only limited by my ability to work and the time needed. Back then I was only selling originals which meant a lot of physical labor for me. I definitely paid a price for that, but the profit I was making was out of this World.
Then it all came crashing down. The bubble burst!
Like many artists I found myself lost and barely able to stay afloat for many years. I had thousands of dollars worth of supplies sitting in my studio, but no one was buying much. I kept creating, but watched so many paintings languish in storage. I had sales…
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