Being an artist sometimes has to be ready to accept people’s negative assumptions. They are often labeled only working without being able to make money. For you art kids, don’t be discouraged these 10 business ideas can be an option to prove that art kids can be entrepreneurs.
1. Clothing Line with a unique design
Have you ever seen a shirt with a unique design? Making clothing lines with unique designs can be a promising business choice. Capital to start a business is relatively affordable by marketing it through websites or social media like Instagram. Despite its many rivals, a unique design will surely find its audience. So what are you waiting for?
2. Graphic designer for large companies
Become a graphic designer? You can succeed by opening a small business or becoming a freelancer. A graphic artist is those who convey information through images, usually they work making designs for posters, advertisements, product packaging, and many others. To become a graphic artist, you can work anywhere even if you only have a graphic laptop. Even a graphic artist can pay tens of millions if he succeeds in making the logo of a large company. How do you dare to try?
3. MUA (Make Up Artist), a hobby can be a fortune
Do you have a grooming hobby? By utilizing faces as a canvas, beauty schools can be an option to hone your abilities. The capital to become a make up artist is good ability and extensive knowledge about cosmetics. To start a business, you can offer it to friends or family for free. Getting services through social media like Instagram can also be an option to develop your business.
4. Tattoo artist
Some artists use canvas to work. What’s wrong with using skin as a canvas? Becoming a tattoo artist in a tattoo studio can be a promising career. But a tattoo artist will be recognized as talented when he is certified, so you will get many promising customers.
5. Painter caricature, small capital big profit
Does not require a large art performance, a caricature painter can work anywhere. In today’s digital era, a career through social media can be a good choice for starting a business. Caricature can be a choice of souvenirs for an event, graduation gift, anniversary gift or birthday gift. With paper and pencil capital and good talent, you can start your business.
6. Mosaic painting maker in glass
For all of you craft artists, making paintings using glass can be a promising business choice. Work in accordance with customer demand, or become a supplier for a number of store interiors in large numbers. Participating in exhibitions and community events can be a good promotional tool for developing a business.
7. Custom Airbrushing for stores and even buildings
Aribrush artists or airbrushing artists can apply their artwork to cars, murals or clothing. To start, you need to buy some equipment such as air compressors, stencil materials, paints and airbrushes, of course. As an Airbrusher, you can work freelance by working on paintings for shop stalls or in the garage of a house. In fact you can also sell your airbrush paintings online through social media or websites ..
8. Sell paintings directly at tourist attractions
Offering to paint customers directly to tourist attractions can be an option. If you have the ability to paint quickly, this business can be a fun choice. With canvas capital, watercolors and several brushes and the ability to offer attractive services to your customers, you can start this business.
9. Art teacher
Do you have good art values when you were in school or college? Do you like the world of teaching? Being an art teacher can be a fun career choice. This work can be your side job, aside from creating your own art for sale and participating in the community. Also make sure you have a website to showcase your work, as well as student work at your art school.
10. Art Dealer
If you have enough money to rent a place in a strategic area, you can open an art gallery and collect art from artists. With good business skills, a large business network and good marketing skills, you can already start your art gallery business. By using websites and social media to increase promotion, your art gallery business will grow rapidly.
How? Are you ready to be an entrepreneur and an artist?