Artist's eBooks to Support and Inspire Creativity

 
 

I realize this is a large amount of links to go through. But, if nothing else be sure to check out the 'Business Plan Examples' and the 'Open Source Software'. Of course if you have not already purchased "The Craft of Planning Your Art Business", be sure to visit for more information.

 

Business Plan Examples

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Business Owners Toolkit Samples

http://www.toolkit.com/tools/bt.aspx?tid=buspln_m

Entrepreneur Sample Plans

http://www.entrepreneur.com/services/sampleplans

A Business Plan Outline

http://www.business-plan.com/outline.html

About.com Business Plan Examples

http://inventors.about.com/od/entrepreneur/qt/Plan_Example.htm

Tattoo Artist Business Plan (Not Affiliated with AHT) - Lulu

http://www.lulu.com/content/613795

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Markets

ETSY - Your Place To Buy And Sell All Things Handmade

http://www.etsy.com

ETSY Article in Business Week

http://www.businessweek.com

eBay

http://www.ebay.com

Artisan Business

http://artisanbusiness.blogspot.com/

Canopy Tips - Article

http://www.southendopenmarket.com/tips1.htm

 

 

Art Business Information Sources

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Crafter's Report Magazine

http://craftsreport.com

Entrepreneur Magazine

http://www.entrepreneur.com

Small Business Administration

http://www.sba.gov

Business Search Engine

http://www.business.com

U.S. Government Business

http://business.usa.gov/

EEOC and Small Business

http://www.eeoc.gov/employers/smallbusinesses.html

Small Business Advisor

http://www.isquare.com

Reuters

http://www.reuters.com

Wall Street Journal

http://online.wsj.com/public/us

NFIB - National Federation of Independent Business

http://www.nfib.com/page/home.html

United States Chamber of Commerce

http://www.uschamber.org

Open Source Software for Your Business

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Word Processing - Open Office

http://www.openoffice.org/

Accounting - Gnucash

http://www.gnucash.org

Graphic - Gimp

http://gimp-win.sf.net

FTP/SFTP - FileZilla

http://filezilla-project.org

Appache, PHP and MySQL Bundle

http://www.apachefriends.org/en/xampp.html

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Open Source Sites

Source Net

http://sourceforge.net

Java.net

http://community.java.net/projects/top.csp

Trinidad and Tobago Computer Society

http://www.ttcsweb.org/osswin-cd/#graphics

Open Source Downloads On Download.com

http://www.download.com/3120-20_4.html?qt=opensource&tag=srch&tg=dl-20