- xix, 231 pages ; 22 cm.
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-229)Machine generated contents note: pt. I MIND-SET -- 1.You Aren't Born an Artist -- 2.Stop Trying to Be Original -- 3.Apprentice Under a Master -- 4.Harness Your Stubbornness -- pt. 2 MARKET -- 5.Cultivate Patrons -- 6.Go Join a Scene -- 7.Collaborate with Others -- 8.Practice in Public -- pt. 3 MONEY -- 9.Don't Work for Free -- 10.Own Your Work -- 11.Diversify Your Portfolio -- 12.Make Money to Make Art.Summary: You don't have to choose between a creative life and a prosperous one. Goins believes we live in an era of unprecedented opportunity, and invites readers to drop the myths and flat-out lies that have been drilled into them. Real artists don't starve-- they thrive. And you can, too.