Freelance Success For Artists #5: Promote & Sell Your Art With a FREE Online Store

Kristen Palana, Professor, Award-Winning Artist, Digital Do-Gooder

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3 Videos (14m)
    • Setting Up Your Own Online Store: Introduction and How-To (Case Study)

      8:00
    • Linking Up Your Store to Your Website and Social Media Pages to Generate Traffic

      5:19
    • Thank Your For Taking This Course. Please Review

      0:51

About This Class

Are you a designer, filmmaker, illustrator, or multimedia artist looking for simple and effective ways to earn money and build your reputation doing what you love?

I'll show you tried and true best practices for finding and keeping happy, repeat clients, and how you can best build your portfolio, reputation, experience, and income the quick and easy way.

This course (divided into several smaller courses) will help you create a successful and sustainable freelance business built on a simple but powerful mantra, "Respect Yourself. Respect Your Client."

By the end of this course (Part 5 -Bonus Lessons) you'll confidently be able to:

  • Create your own online store to sell your artwork, even if you don't have your own website yet. Be up and running and ready to get started in just 15 minutes!
  • Link your online store to your website (if you do have one) and social media pages to generate traffic and make yourself more discoverable online to fans and potential new clients.
  • Know of a half dozen+ places you can sell your work, build and expand your portfolio, and increase your online presence as an artist. (*Look for the blog post list in the notes and "my project" section of the course.)


I'm a tenured Associate Professor of Digital Media and the Program Director of Film & Digital Media at The American University of Rome in Italy and a practicing award-winning multimedia artist. As of July 2016, I'm currently based in Yangon, Myanmar and serving as a Visiting Associate Professor of Digital Media at American University Myanmar.

I have over 15 years of experience teaching students all over the world using my tried and true custom approach (turning complex information into something simple, memorable, easy-to-understand in as short amount of time as possible) to ensure that you get the most important, relevant, and useful information that can be applied immediately to your art, work, and everyday life.

Are you ready to get started learning new skills that can help you move forward more confidently into the future? Enroll today and join our growing learning community. See you inside the course!

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Kristen Palana

Professor, Award-Winning Artist, Digital Do-Gooder

My goal is to empower ordinary people to do extraordinary things.

I'm a multimedia artist and educator based in Rome, Italy and a tenured Associate Professor of Digital Media at The American University of Rome where I also run its Film and Digital Media Program. I have 15+ years of university and adult education teaching experience in North America, Europe, Asia, and Africa. Besides teaching at Skillshare and other online platforms to students in over 155 countries, I'm also a Course Facilitator for the UN-mandated University for Peace (Costa Rica) through their Centre For Executive Education.

My work is exhibited internationally and online and has received a number of awards. I earned my MFA from Pratt Institute in Computer Graphics and Interactive Media and also hold a BFA in Painting from Massachusetts College of Art and Design.