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In addition to their creative visual talent, graduates in the fine arts have become equally known for their entrepreneurial skills. From eCommerce websites like Esty, Amazon and Ebay, to social media promotion on Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest, artists are finding a myriad of avenues to successfully and globally promote and sell their work.
And that's just about income from selling one's own work. There's so much more!
Graphic design alumna Janel Scott '03, has enjoyed a long and successful career at Best Buy Corporation, making several job changes and currently serving as a marketing manager. Read her Q&A interview to hear how her job path has grown and changed, and how her Blugold design degree prepared her for the challenges of corporate design.Designing her own career path
Sara Black, '01 B.F.A., professor of sculptureIt's much more than a profession or career, being an artist is a life. One must be prepared to engage in the work in a very deep way compared to other paths they may take. Art & Design at UWEC helped me to understand that in a fundamental way — they encouraged my passion for both art and teaching and aimed to expose me to what it truly means to be a contemporary working artist.
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