CREATIVITY AND RESOURCES FOR ARTISTS

This page is dedicated to resources for artists and to also offer some inspiration to all of those who make. Links are updated often, so please visit regularly!

 

COVID-19 RESOURCES FOR ARTISTS

Americans for the Arts resource and response center

Artist Relief financial & information resources for artists in the US

Art Pride New Jersey

CERF+ The Artists Safety Net focuses on safeguarding artists’ livelihoods nationwide

Freelancers Union resources for those that work independently

Hyperallergic daily report on how COVID-19 is affecting the art world

National Endowment for the Arts has a comprehensive a list of resources for artists

NJ Divison of Unemployment for freelancers, gig workers and independent contractors

New Jersey State Council on the Arts

Springboard for the Arts

Tri-State Relief Fund for Artists $2,000 grants for artists in NY, NJ & CT

 

 

ORGANIZATIONS

Alliance for Artist Communities

American Association of Woodturners (AAW)

American Craft Council

Artist Blacksmiths Association of North America (ABANA)

Craft in America

Critical Craft Forum

Glass Art Society

National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA)

Society of North American Goldsmiths (SNAG)

Springboard for the Arts

The Furniture Society

The Handweavers Guild of America

The National Basketry Association (NBO)

The Textile Society of America

Wellness for Makers

 

PODCASTS

It’s About Time with Ricky Boscarino of Luna Parc

Make/Time featuring various artists, produced by The Craft School Experience

Perceived Value a podcast broaching the subject of value with artists

Shop Talk Live presented by Fine Woodworking Magazine

The Matt & Joe Woodworking Fun Hour with Matt Kenney and Joe Faraoni

Wellness for Makers to motivate & empower artists through education, mindful-living, movement

 

VIDEOS/YOUTUBE CHANNELS

Peters Valley 50 years in the Making Video

Peters Valley YouTube Channel

American Craft Council YouTube Channel

Ceramic Arts Network YouTube Channel

Craft in America YouTube Channel

“In this Together” by Mixed Media Sculptor Geoffrey Gorman

 

BLOGS

Ceramic Arts Daily

Daryl Lancaster fiber artist/weaver

Halstead Jewelry jewelrymaking articles

Hyperallergic

Liza Nechamkin Glasser metalsmith

Wellness for Makers

 

ARTICLES & OTHER RESOURCES

Legal & Copyright Resources for Creatives