Just like you...your art matters!
But marketing & selling it is not always easy
If you're ready to share your art with the world but don’t know where to start
If you're tired of being paid in clicks & likes and want to earn actual money with your art
You love creating your art but marketing and selling it makes you anxious
This is the place for you!
Building a sustainable revenue stream with your art is within reach ...and I'd love to show you how
I believe that artists & art play a vital part in our world.
My passion is seeing artists succeed & become confident working professionals
ABOUT SONJA SMALHEER
An easy-to-follow online membership program for the best support, learning & connection for visual artists like YOU to confidently make, market & sell your art & build a business that supports your art dream. When you join you'll have access to an ever-growing library of inspirational, motivational & educational videos, podcasts, resources, coaching & critique sessions, art experts sessions, monthly Q&A sessions, and so much more!
One-on-one coaching is a powerful way to help you move forward on your artist journey.
Whether you need help thinking through your art website, setting up an artist routine, or organizing your first exhibition, a personal coaching session will help you take your next steps.
You’ll hear artist insights, art expert interviews, inspiring artist stories, step-by-step art business strategies, and have access to more than 30 years of personal art coaching experience … all tied together by my mission to make EVERYTHING you hear & learn as actionable and practical as possible.
Tired of figuring everything out by yourself?
As an art coach, I've helped hundreds of artists all over the world turn their artistic passions into meaningful art practices. In THRIVE, I'd love to show how you can create with more freedom, find buyers that connect with your work, and help you figure out the business side of your art without it draining all your energy. If this is you then definitely join us in THRIVE!JOIN THRIVE MEMBERSHIP
Maggia Swets - Dutch Abstract Artist
The Working Artist Course is clear and easy to apply. In the 12 weeks, I developed a clear message & found strategic ways to market my art. My art business is now well-organized and this gives me confidence. Sonja is an experienced coach, accessible and transparent.
Elisabeth Veerbeek - Dutch Abstract Artist
The Working Artist course is a very complete course for all the aspects of the art business. It is beautifully designed with clear video content, pdf's, a workbook, and live Q&A sessions where you can ask your questions and connect to fellow artists. The course now helps me run my art practice with a lot more intention and insight.
Mayra Pankow - German Encaustic Artist
Sonja is an amazing teacher & coach. Her lessons are easy to follow and have a clear structure. She has a profound knowledge of the arts and lays a strong foundation helping artists follow their calling and fulfill their art dreams.
Rob de Vries - Dutch Realistic Painter
The Working Artist Course has given me the confidence to talk & write about my work. I now focus on one style that shows who I am and what my art is about.
USING SOCIAL MEDIA TO GET MORE EYES ON YOUR ART
Learn how social media can help you promote and sell your art.
PRICING YOUR ART JUST RIGHT
Taking the guessing out of pricing your art. This proven formula will help you confidently name your price.
DISCOVER YOUR ARTISTIC STYLE
When you get clear about who you are and what you want to say with your art you will start to set yourself apart from the rest.
INSTAGRAM STORIES TO PROMOTE YOUR ART
This powerful social media tool will help you connect and reach your potential art buyers.
Receive inspiring artist resources to help you turn your passions into a meaningful profession.
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