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  1. Annual Artist Survey
  2. Artist Trust Webinars
  3. Artist-Serving Organizations & Spaces
  4. Advocacy & Legal Assistance
  5. Art Archiving, Documentation & Handling
  6. Continuing Education
  7. Emergency Preparedness & Assistance
  8. Employment
  9. Equity
  10. Finances & Accounting
  11. Fiscal Sponsorship
  12. Funding
  13. Housing
  14. Health Services & Info
  15. Legacy & Estate Planning
  16. Promotion & Marketing
  17. Other Professional Resources
  18. Property, Liability & Special Event Insurance
  19. Residencies

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Annual Artist Survey

  1. 2017 Artist Survey
  2. 2016 Artist Survey

Artist Trust Webinars

  1. Webinar: 2018 Fellowship Award
  2. Webinar: 2018 Arts Innovator Award
  3. Webinar: A Look at Artists’ Legacy & Estate Planning
  4. Webinar: Fellowship 2017
  5. Webinar: 2016 Arts Innovator Award
  6. Webinar: 2016 Artists Up Grant LAB
  7. Webinar: 2016 Gar LaSalle Storyteller Award in Fiction
  8. Webinar: 2016 James W Ray
  9. Webinar: GAP 2016

Artist-Serving Organizations & Spaces

  1. Toolkit: Starting Your Own Art Space
  2. List: Artist-Serving Organizations by County
  3. Town Hall Video: Affordable Housing and Work Spaces for Artists
  4. Music: Rain City Rock Camp for Girls
  5. Business Impact Northwest
  6. Music: Totem Star
  7. Listings Project - Real Estate
  8. STUSU - Studio Rentals/Sublets
  9. The Stranger
  10. Seattle Weekly
  11. Multi-discipline: City of Olympia Arts Commission
  12. Multi-discipline: City of Seattle Office of Arts & Culture
  13. Multi-discipline: 4Culture
  14. Multi-discipline: SouthEast Effective Development (SEED) Arts
  15. Visual: Forecast Public Art
  16. Performing: Musicians without Borders
  17. Literary: Erika Dreifus’s Practicing Writer
  18. Literary: The Associated Writers and Writing Programs
  19. Literary: The Seattle Review of Books
  20. Film/Media: Women Make Movies
  21. Film/Media: Women in Film Seattle
  22. Multi-discipline: Seattle Office of Film + Music
  23. Film/Media: Independent Television Service
  24. Edmonds Arts Commision
  25. Multi-discipline: ArtsWest
  26. Multi-discipline: Spokane Arts
  27. Theatre: ACT - A Contemporary Theatre
  28. Visual: Gallery 110
  29. Visual: Seattle Metals Guild
  30. Photography: Wall Space Gallery
  31. Multi-discipline: Northwind Arts Center, Port Townsend
  32. Multi-discipline: ArtWorks, Edmonds
  33. Design: Danaca Design
  34. Visual: Sev Shoon Arts Center
  35. Multi-discipline: Henry Art Gallery
  36. Visual: Art/Not Terminal Gallery
  37. Theatre: Freehold Theatre, Seattle
  38. Performing: Seattle Theatre Group (STG)
  39. Folk/Traditional: Northwest Folklife
  40. Perfoming: Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute, Seattle
  41. Music: Seattle Symphony
  42. Visual: HOLDstudios, Tacoma
  43. Multi-discipline: Craigslist
  44. Multi-discipline: Seattle Art Museum
  45. Visual: PUNCH Gallery
  46. Multi-discipline: INSCAPE
  47. Multi-discipline: Arts and Visually Impaired Audiences (AVIA)
  48. Multi-discipline: SIS Productions
  49. Multi-discipline: International Association of Residential Arts Centers (ResArtis)
  50. Multi-discipline: Confluence Gallery and Art Center
  51. Multi-discipline: Methow Arts Alliance
  52. Visual: Shift Gallery
  53. Multi-discipline: National Arts and Disability Center
  54. Visual: Georgetown Art Center
  55. Visual: Bemis Building - Live/Work Housing
  56. Multi-discipline: ActivSpace
  57. Film/Media: American Indian Film Institute
  58. Literary: Richard Hugo House, Seattle
  59. Theatre: PNTA Theater and Stage Store
  60. Multi-discipline: Woman Made Gallery
  61. Visual: Photo Center NW
  62. Performing: Fremont Studios, Seattle
  63. Performing: Rendezvous, Seattle
  64. Multi-discipline: Whidbey Island Center for the Arts
  65. Music: Rehearsal Works
  66. Multi-discipline: Old Redmond Schoolhouse Community Center
  67. Multi-discipline: Tryptos Studio Collective, Seattle
  68. Multi-discipline:Town Hall
  69. Performing: Stone Soup Theater
  70. Theatre: Seattle Public Theater
  71. Performing: City of Seattle Parks and Recreation
  72. Multi-discipline: Seattle Center Pavilion
  73. Multi-discipline: The Bing Crosby Theater, Spokane
  74. Performing: Merc Playhouse, Twisp
  75. Multi-discipline: Artis, Leavenworth
  76. Dance: Velocity Dance Center, Seattle
  77. Multi-discipline: ‘57 Biscayne - Artist Studios
  78. Multi-discipline: Jigsaw Renaissance - Learning and Making Community
  79. Multi-discipline: Rainier Valley Cultural Center, Seattle
  80. Performing: Open Flight Studio, Seattle
  81. Multi-discipline: Youngstown Cultural Arts Center, Seattle
  82. Multi-discipline: Space Finder Seattle
  83. Performing: Gallery 1412
  84. Performing: Chapel Performance Space
  85. Music: Practice Space Seattle
  86. Live/Work Art Spaces and Property Managers in Seattle
  87. Film/Media: Northwest Film Forum, Seattle
  88. Seattle/Chinatown/International District Preservation & Development Authority
  89. Multi-discipline: Artspace Projects
  90. Multi-discipline: Pioneer Square Community Association, Seattle

Advocacy & Legal Assistance

  1. InfoGraphic: Quick Guide to Advocating for the NEA
  2. Article: Mutual Need, Mutual Respect
  3. Article: Don’t Fear the Contract
  4. Article: Business Licenses – What Artists Need to Know
  5. Article: Protecting Your Music on the Internet
  6. Article: Estate Planning for Composers: 10 Things to Do Before You Die
  7. Literary: PEN Writers’ Emergency Fund
  8. WSBA Moderate Means Program
  9. American Civil Liberties Union of Washington
  10. Artists Rights Society
  11. Washington State Bar Association
  12. Dispute Resolution Center, Seattle
  13. Open Door Legal Space, Seattle
  14. Performing: American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers
  15. Literary: National Writers Union
  16. Washington Lawyers for the Arts
  17. The ALLIANCE for Media Arts and Culture
  18. Performing: Dramatists Guild of America
  19. Literary: American Society of Journalists and Authors
  20. Alliance of People with disAbilities
  21. Northwest Access Fund
  22. Performing: Jazz Foundation of America
  23. Film/Media: Independent Filmmaker Project
  24. Northwest Immigration Rights Project
  25. Multi-discipline: SouthEast Effective Development (SEED) Arts
  26. Visual: Graphic Artists Guild
  27. National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures (NALAC)
  28. Legal Voice
  29. Washington Mediation Association
  30. Literary: Society of Professional Journalists, Washington Pro Chapter
  31. Literary: The Associated Writers and Writing Programs
  32. Benjamin Kerr, Attorney at Law
  33. Tenants Union
  34. Visual: American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP)
  35. Folk/Traditional: ONABEN
  36. Folk/Traditional: American Indian Artists, Inc
  37. Access Washington
  38. Nonprofit Assistance Center
  39. Washington State Arts Commission
  40. Western States Arts Federation (WESTAF)
  41. Wayfind
  42. US Patent and Trademark Office
  43. Art Law Journal by Orangenius
  44. Springboard for the Arts
  45. Literary: Authors Guild
  46. Performing: Recording Academy

Art Archiving, Documentation & Handling

  1. Article: Archives for Visual Artists: Frequently Asked Questions
  2. Listing: Statewide Archives for Washington State Visual Artists
  3. Listing: National Archives for Washington State Visual Artists
  4. Checklist: 2017 Artist Trust Estate Planning For Artists
  5. Article: Sound Support: How to Convert 35mm Slides to Digital Images
  6. Article: Digital Images: The Way of the Future
  7. Article: Digital Image Tips
  8. PACCIN: Preparation, Art Handling, Collections Care Information Network
  9. Visual: Kevin McGowan Photography, Tacoma
  10. Film/Media: Breakout Productions, Yakima
  11. Visual: Adam Weintraub, Seattle
  12. Visual: Duncan Price, Tacoma
  13. Visual: Les Sterling, Photographer, Seattle
  14. Visual: Lumina Studios, Seattle
  15. KP Studios Art Documentation
  16. Museum Resource
  17. Artech Fine Art Services
  18. Craters & Freighters, Seattle
  19. Visual: Denny Park Fine Arts, Seattle
  20. Visual: Ken Wagner Photography Art, Seattle
  21. Visual: JMC Photography, Seattle
  22. Visual: Gloria de los Santos, Orient
  23. The Evergreen State College, Olympia
  24. R & R Custom ColorLab, Inc, Spokane
  25. Visual: Michelle Bates, Vashon Island
  26. ArtsWA: My Public Art Portal
  27. GYST-Ink
  28. Visual: American Society of Picture Professionals
  29. Visual: American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP)
  30. Visual: Artist Eye Portfolio Studio, Seattle
  31. Joan Mitchell Foundation
  32. Article: Creating a Living Legacy #1: An Introduction to Career Documentation
  33. Article: Creating a Living Legacy #2: Getting Started & Setting Goals
  34. Article: Creating a Living Legacy #3: Getting Assistance
  35. Article: Creating a Living Legacy #4: First Steps with Assistants
  36. Article: Creating a Living Legacy #5: Photographing Your Work
  37. Article: Creating a Living Legacy #6: The Physical Inventory
  38. Article: Creating a Living Legacy #7: Online Conservation Resources
  39. Article: Creating a Living Legacy #8: The Record-Keeping System
  40. Article: Creating a Living Legacy #9: Budgeting
  41. Article: Creating a Living Legacy #10: Storage & Storage Systems for Artists
  42. McQuesten Framing & Fine Art Services, Seattle

Continuing Education

  1. Toolkit: Guide to Workshops
  2. Multi-disciplinary: Foundry10
  3. Humanities Washington
  4. Visual: Seattle Print Arts
  5. Bellevue Arts Museum
  6. Performing: Theatre Communications Group
  7. Visual: Art&Education
  8. Folk/Traditional: Painted Sky, Portland
  9. Perfoming: American Indian Community House
  10. Performing: Meter Music School
  11. Visual: Essential Concepts of Landscape Painting
  12. Tinkertopia, LLC
  13. Visual: Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture, NY
  14. Multi-discipline: Cornish College of the Arts
  15. Daniel Smith Artists’ Materials / Online Art Instruction Library
  16. ArtsEd Washington
  17. Frye Art Museum
  18. Visual: Museo Art Academy and Gallery
  19. Washington State University, Tri-Cities
  20. Film/Media: Seattle Film Institute
  21. Multi-discipline: Centrum
  22. Lower Columbia Community College
  23. University of Washington Bothell, Master of Arts in Cultural Studies (MACS)
  24. University of Washington Professional & Continuing Education
  25. Visual: Studio Steel LLC.
  26. Visual: Pratt Fine Arts Center
  27. Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
  28. Business of Crafts
  29. Perfoming: Central Washington Dance Academy, Ellensburg
  30. Literary: Field’s End: A Writers’ Community
  31. Performing: Karin Stevens Dance
  32. Goddard College
  33. Visual: Pottery Northwest
  34. Performing: Dance Art Group, Seattle
  35. Visual: Kirkland Arts Center
  36. Visual: Gage Academy of Art, Seattle
  37. Visual: Sarah Dillon Studio, Seattle
  38. Performing: Mystik Dream Dance Company, Spokane
  39. Literary: Poets & Writers Inc.
  40. Multi-discipline: School of Visual Concepts, Seattle
  41. Visual: Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood
  42. Literary: Gay City x Smudgy Notebook
  43. Artist Trust
  44. Literary: Society of Professional Journalists, Washington Pro Chapter
  45. Literary: Poynter
  46. Literary: The Associated Writers and Writing Programs
  47. Edmonds Arts Commision
  48. ArtsWA: My Public Art Portal
  49. Visual: American Society of Picture Professionals
  50. Visual: American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP)
  51. American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA)
  52. Surface Design Association
  53. Folk/Traditional: American Indian Artists, Inc
  54. Visual: Seattle Metals Guild
  55. Jack Straw Productions (JSP)
  56. The Center for Fine Art Photography
  57. Multi-discipline: Northwind Arts Center, Port Townsend
  58. Sammamish Valley Arts Center
  59. Design: Danaca Design
  60. Visual: Sev Shoon Arts Center
  61. American Composers Forum
  62. Theatre: Freehold Theatre, Seattle
  63. Visual: Glass Art Society
  64. Multi-discipline: Seattle Art Museum
  65. Creative Capital
  66. One-on-One Coaching for Artists & Writers with Gigi Rosenberg
  67. Multi-discipline: Methow Arts Alliance
  68. Multi-discipline: National Arts and Disability Center
  69. Literary: Richard Hugo House, Seattle
  70. Multi-discipline: Woman Made Gallery
  71. Visual: Photo Center NW
  72. Multi-discipline: Artis, Leavenworth
  73. Dance: Velocity Dance Center, Seattle
  74. Multi-discipline: Youngstown Cultural Arts Center, Seattle
  75. Film/Media: Northwest Film Forum, Seattle
  76. Community for Accredited Schools Online
  77. 150 Resources to Help You Write Better, Faster, and More Persuasively

Emergency Preparedness & Assistance

  1. Article: Environmental Concerns
  2. Article: Safety Concerns for Studio Artists
  3. Article: Safekeeping of Business & Artistic Records
  4. Article: Studio Earthquake Preparedness
  5. Google Doc: Harm Reduction for DIY Venues
  6. CERF: The Artist Safety Net
  7. The Haven Foundation
  8. Media: Rhythm & Blues Foundation Financial Assistance
  9. Media: Pioneers Assistance Fund (PAF)
  10. Literary: PEN Writers’ Emergency Fund
  11. Media: Motion Picture and Television Fund
  12. Literary: Hero Initiative Grants
  13. Literary: Carnegie Fund for Authors
  14. Literary: Book Industry Charitable Foundation Financial Assistance Program
  15. Alliance of Artists Communities Emergency Funds for Individual Artists
  16. Artists’ Charitable Fund
  17. Performing: Actors Fund of America Emergency Assistance
  18. Multi-discipline: National Endowment for the Arts
  19. Museum Resource
  20. City of Seattle Emergency Management
  21. Santa Fe Art Institute
  22. The ALLIANCE for Media Arts and Culture
  23. Federal Emergency Management Agency
  24. Craft Emergency Relief Fund + Artists’ Emergency Resources
  25. Performing: Society of Singers
  26. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
  27. Visual: Artists’ Fellowship, Inc.
  28. Performing: Dramatists Guild of America
  29. Performing: Screen Actors Guild Emergency Assistance
  30. Literary: Authors League Fund
  31. National Safety Council
  32. Literary: American Society of Journalists and Authors
  33. Adolph & Esther Gottlieb Foundation, Inc.
  34. Performing: Jazz Foundation of America
  35. Literary: PEN American Center
  36. Multi-discipline: Foundation for Contemporary Arts
  37. Performing: Sweet Relief
  38. Performing: Musicians Foundation, Inc
  39. Multi-discipline: The Creative Resistance Fund
  40. Visual: American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP)
  41. Access Washington
  42. The American Institute for Conservation of Historic & Artistic Works
  43. Joan Mitchell Foundation
  44. United Indians of All Tribes Foundation
  45. Springboard for the Arts
  46. Washington Women in Need
  47. Crisis Clinic
  48. Actors’ Fund of America
  49. Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner
  50. Performing: Recording Academy
  51. Essential Guide To Flood Planning & Preparation

Employment

  1. Multi-discipline: Teaching Artist Pay Rate Calculator
  2. Vacation With An Artist (VAWAA)
  3. Performing: PerformersCallboard
  4. Performing: Theatre Communications Group
  5. Visual: Art&Education
  6. The Ultimate Guide to Completing a Job Application Form
  7. Literary: National Writers Union
  8. Performing: MoneyGeek / Careers in Music
  9. Media Bistro
  10. Literary: Northwest Independent Editors Guild
  11. Filter
  12. Idealist.org
  13. Film/Media: EntertainmentCareers.net
  14. The Stranger
  15. Seattle Weekly
  16. The ALLIANCE for Media Arts and Culture
  17. Chronicle of Higher Education
  18. Washington State Careers
  19. Backstage Jobs
  20. Alliance of Artist Communities
  21. Aviso
  22. Multi-discipline: City of Olympia Arts Commission
  23. ArtDeadline.com
  24. Multi-discipline: 4Culture
  25. Work Source
  26. Literary: Who Pays Writers
  27. Art Deadlines List
  28. Multi-discipline: Craigslist
  29. Springboard for the Arts

Equity

  1. Glossary: Grant Terminology by Spokane Arts
  2. A Guide to Bullying: What You Can Do
  3. Making Waves: A Guide to Cultural Strategy
  4. Glossary: Racial Equity Tools
  5. Speak Up! Handbook: Responding to Everyday Bigotry
  6. Article: Why It’s So Hard to Talk to White People About Racism
  7. Article: Bryan Stevenson on Charleston and Our Real Problem with Race
  8. Article: White Terrorism Is as Old as America
  9. Article: Eyes Wide Open: The Potentials (and pitfalls) of Partnership
  10. Music: Rain City Rock Camp for Girls
  11. Race to Lead: Confronting the Nonprofit Racial Leadership Gap
  12. Artists Thrive Rubric
  13. BFAMFAPhD
  14. Film/Media: Women in Film Seattle
  15. Leadership Tomorrow: Diversity and Human Relations Bibliography
  16. Racial Equity Toolkit 2016
  17. White Supremacy Culture
  18. Equity vs. Equality: Understanding the Differences
  19. United Indians of All Tribes Foundation
  20. What To Do Instead of Calling the Police: A Guide, A Syllabus, A Conversation, A Process
  21. Equal Justice Initiative
  22. Fostering an Inclusive Community

Finances & Accounting

  1. List of CPAs for Tax Preparation + Planning
  2. Article: Do You Trade or Barter? Don’t Mess with the IRS
  3. Business Impact Northwest
  4. Ventures
  5. Visual: American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP)
  6. Folk/Traditional: ONABEN
  7. Access Washington
  8. Nonprofit Assistance Center
  9. A & E Tax Service
  10. Creative Capital
  11. Jacobson Jarvis & Co, PLLC
  12. Howard Choder
  13. Artist Pension Trust

Fiscal Sponsorship

  1. Allied Arts Foundation
  2. Alliance of Artist Communities
  3. Film/Media: Women Make Movies
  4. Film/Media: Northwest Film Center
  5. Shunpike
  6. African Voices
  7. Film/Media: Independent Filmmaker Project
  8. Multi-discipline: Fractured Atlas
  9. Nonprofit Assistance Center
  10. Fiscal Sponsor Directory
  11. Film/Media: Filmmakers Collaborative
  12. Seattle Parks Foundation
  13. Foundation for Independent Artists
  14. CounterPulse
  15. Center for Independent Documentary
  16. Springboard for the Arts

Funding

  1. Article: Behind the Curtain: Grant Panels
  2. Article: Tips and Tools - How to Call Institutional Funders (like Artist Trust)
  3. Article: Cover Letter Essentials
  4. Reference Guide: Arts Innovator Award
  5. Reference Guide: Artist Trust Fellowship Grant
  6. Reference Guide: Artist Trust GAP Award
  7. Glossary: Grant Terminology by Spokane Arts
  8. Article: Digital Images: The Way of the Future
  9. Article: Digital Image Tips
  10. Article: Literature & Theater Manuscript Tips
  11. Article: Artist Statement Essentials
  12. Allied Arts Foundation
  13. Multi-discipline: Teaching Artist Pay Rate Calculator
  14. The Haven Foundation
  15. Media: Rhythm & Blues Foundation Financial Assistance
  16. Vacation With An Artist (VAWAA)
  17. Humanities Washington
  18. Kickstarter
  19. Visual: Seattle Print Arts
  20. Multi-discipline: National Endowment for the Arts
  21. Performing: Theatre Communications Group
  22. Potlatch Fund
  23. IndieGoGo
  24. WomenArts
  25. Art in General
  26. Cultural Facilities Fund, Seattle
  27. Folk/Traditional: First Peoples Fund
  28. Puffin Foundation
  29. Film/Media: International Documentary Association
  30. Film/Media: Northwest Film Center
  31. Multi-discipline: Hatchfund
  32. Multi-discipline: Centrum
  33. Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
  34. Adolph & Esther Gottlieb Foundation, Inc.
  35. Multi-discipline: Foundation for Contemporary Arts
  36. Literary: Poets & Writers Inc.
  37. Performing: The MAP Fund
  38. Multi-discipline: City of Seattle Office of Arts & Culture
  39. Multi-discipline: 4Culture
  40. Artist Trust
  41. National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures (NALAC)
  42. Visual: The Pollock-Krasner Foundation
  43. Visual: The Betty Bowen Award
  44. Performing: Doris Duke Charitable Foundation (DDCF)
  45. Film/Media: Women in Film Seattle
  46. Film/Media: Independent Television Service
  47. Ventures
  48. GrantSpace
  49. Foundation Center
  50. Edmonds Arts Commision
  51. Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
  52. Art Deadlines List
  53. Doolittle+Bird
  54. Multi-discipline: Spokane Arts
  55. Tacoma Arts Commission
  56. City of Redmond Arts Program
  57. Seattle Area Filmmakers
  58. Folk/Traditional: American Indian Artists, Inc
  59. Native American Public Telecommunications
  60. Visual: Seattle Metals Guild
  61. Film/Media: Filmmakers Collaborative
  62. Washington State Arts Commission
  63. Multi-discipline: Methow Arts Alliance

Housing

  1. Town Hall Video: Affordable Housing and Work Spaces for Artists
  2. Listings Project - Real Estate
  3. Youngstown Cultural Arts Center- Cooper Artist Housing- Live/Work Housing
  4. Good Shepard Center- Live/Work Housing
  5. Tenants Union of Washington State
  6. U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
  7. Washington State Department of Social and Health Services
  8. Artspace Everett Lofts- Live/Work Housing
  9. Capitol Hill Housing
  10. ArtHome - Mortgage Strategies Handbook
  11. Article: How to Get a Mortgage As A Self-Employed Artist
  12. Washington Low Income Housing Alliance
  13. Seattle.gov Renter Info
  14. Old Rainier Brewery
  15. McKinley Artist Lofts- Live/Work Housing
  16. Artspace Hiawatha Lofts- Live/Work Housing
  17. Mt. Baker Lofts- Live/Work Housing
  18. Tashiro Kaplan Lofts - Live/Work Housing
  19. Visual: Bemis Building - Live/Work Housing
  20. Live/Work Art Spaces and Property Managers in Seattle

Health Services & Info

  1. Article: Finding Health Care
  2. Washington Healthcare and Navigators Finder
  3. University of Washington School of Dentistry Student Clinics
  4. Lifelong AIDS Alliance
  5. EHealthinsurance.com
  6. Seattle Indian Health Board
  7. National Eating Disorders Association
  8. Multi-discipline: Arts and Visually Impaired Audiences (AVIA)
  9. Indian Health Services
  10. Springboard for the Arts
  11. Washington Association of Community & Migrant Health Centers
  12. Artist Health Insurance Resource Center
  13. Smash Seattle
  14. American Association of Retired Persons
  15. Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of Washington
  16. Community Health Plan of Washington
  17. DentalPlans.com
  18. Statewide Health Insurance Benefits Advisors
  19. MusicPro Insurance Agency
  20. Regence BlueShield
  21. Group Health Cooperative
  22. Dental Health Services
  23. Neighborcare Health Centers
  24. Lifewise Health Plan of Washington
  25. Social Security Administration
  26. Country Doctor Community Clinic
  27. Insurance Information Institute
  28. Costco Health Insurance
  29. Gay City Health Insurance
  30. Dove House Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Program
  31. Washington Women in Need
  32. Crisis Clinic
  33. Actors’ Fund of America
  34. Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner
  35. Performing: Recording Academy
  36. Washington State Health Care Authority
  37. Seattle Indian Health Board

Legacy & Estate Planning

  1. Webinar: A Look at Artists’ Legacy & Estate Planning
  2. Podcast: What Happens When An Author Dies: Estate Planning With Kathryn Goldman
  3. Article: Estate Planning for Composers: 10 Things to Do Before You Die
  4. CERF: The Artist Safety Net
  5. Media: Motion Picture and Television Fund
  6. POBA: Creative Legacies, Creative Futures
  7. Washington Lawyers for the Arts
  8. Art Law Journal by Orangenius
  9. The American Institute for Conservation of Historic & Artistic Works
  10. Senior Artists Initiative
  11. The Art Legacy
  12. Estate Planning Workbook
  13. Joan Mitchell Foundation

Promotion & Marketing

  1. Websites 101: Online Portfolios - How to Setup & What to Include
  2. Article: Do Artists Need to Network?
  3. Article: Building Your Own Website
  4. Article: Cover Letter Essentials
  5. Article: How Do I Write a Résumé?
  6. Article: Social Networking for Artists
  7. Music: Content Marketing for Musicians
  8. Media: First Nations Films
  9. Working Artists Org
  10. Webinar: Branding for Artists Demystified: Are you doing it right?
  11. Video: Marketing for Artist 101
  12. Podcast: Artistic Budgeting
  13. E-Book: Making Your Life as an Artist
  14. Free toolkit: Design Your Personal Brand in 3 Steps Artists & Creatives
  15. National Arts Marketing Project: Resource Library
  16. The Space
  17. Visual: Art Show
  18. Visual: World Wide Arts Resources - Absolute Art
  19. Visual: Art in America Annual Gallery Guide
  20. Visual: Preview
  21. Performing: Soundcloud
  22. Performing: Bandcamp
  23. Authentic Promotion
  24. Art Biz Blog
  25. Art Deadlines List
  26. Furniture Society
  27. Doolittle+Bird
  28. Multi-discipline: Spokane Arts
  29. Tacoma Arts Commission
  30. GYST-Ink
  31. Sasquatch Books
  32. Mercer Island Arts Council
  33. City of Redmond Arts Program
  34. Visual: American Society of Picture Professionals
  35. American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA)
  36. Artisan Tile NW, Seattle
  37. National Arts Marketing Project
  38. Seattle Area Filmmakers
  39. Surface Design Association
  40. Songwriters Guild of America
  41. Washington Blues Society
  42. Folk/Traditional: American Indian Artists, Inc
  43. Native American Public Telecommunications
  44. Art Access
  45. Corvidae Press
  46. Longhouse Education & Cultural Center/Database
  47. Visual: Seattle Metals Guild
  48. The Center for Fine Art Photography
  49. LUX Media/501
  50. Works Consulting
  51. Seattle Art Dealers Association
  52. 33 Image Design
  53. Art Guide Northwest
  54. Pacific Northwest Artists
  55. Arts Northwest
  56. AdvisArts Consulting
  57. Olympia Art League
  58. CODAworx
  59. Sammamish Valley Arts Center
  60. Victory Music
  61. Bainbridge Island Arts & Humanities Council
  62. Visual: Artist Eye Portfolio Studio, Seattle
  63. American Composers Forum
  64. SeattlePerforms.com
  65. Visual: Glass Art Society
  66. One-on-One Coaching for Artists & Writers with Gigi Rosenberg
  67. Washington State Arts Commission
  68. How to Get Radio Play on KEXP
  69. Western States Arts Federation (WESTAF)
  70. Multi-discipline: INSCAPE
  71. Multi-discipline: Methow Arts Alliance
  72. Multi-discipline: National Arts and Disability Center
  73. Multi-discipline: Woman Made Gallery

Other Professional Resources

  1. Toolkit: Curating and Planning Events
  2. Article: Mutual Need, Mutual Respect
  3. Article: Sound Support: How to Convert 35mm Slides to Digital Images
  4. Article: Do Artists Need to Network?
  5. Article: Protecting Your Music on the Internet
  6. Article: Your Business
  7. Article: Social Networking for Artists
  8. Music: Totem Star
  9. Multi-discipline: Teaching Artist Pay Rate Calculator
  10. Vacation With An Artist (VAWAA)
  11. Working Artists Org
  12. Performing: Bainbridge Performing Arts
  13. West Seattle Tool Library
  14. Seattle Housing Authority
  15. Shoreline-Lake Forest Park Arts Council
  16. Multi-discipline: ArtWalla
  17. InterIm Community Development Association
  18. Literary: SIS Writers Group
  19. Delridge Neighborhood Development Association
  20. City of Seattle Office of Housing
  21. Central District Forum for Arts & Ideas
  22. Central Area Development Association
  23. Washington Small Business Development Center
  24. Allied Arts of Seattle
  25. Fremont Arts Council
  26. Visual: Ethical Metalsmiths
  27. Visual: Evergreen Association of Fine Arts (EAFA)
  28. United Way of King County
  29. Visual: Society of North American Goldsmiths
  30. Small Business Administration
  31. Multi-discipline: Mukilteo Arts Guild
  32. Visual: Women Painters of Washington
  33. Visual: Art Show
  34. Visual: Forecast Public Art
  35. Performing: Musicians without Borders
  36. Performing: Pacific NW Chapter of The Grammys
  37. Literary: Society of Professional Journalists, Washington Pro Chapter
  38. Literary: Erika Dreifus’s Practicing Writer
  39. Multi-discipline: The Anti 9-to-5 Guide
  40. Literary: The Seattle Review of Books
  41. Film/Media: Women in Film Seattle
  42. Multi-discipline: Seattle Office of Film + Music
  43. Film/Media: Independent Television Service
  44. Film/Media: ActionCutPrint
  45. Creative Commons
  46. Multi-discipline: Spokane Arts
  47. Creative Empowerment Coaching
  48. Velocity Dance Center STANCE: Journal of Choreographic Culture
  49. National Center for Creative Aging (NCCA)
  50. Multi-discipline: Arts and Visually Impaired Audiences (AVIA)
  51. Glass Elevator Arts

Property, Liability & Special Event Insurance

  1. Article: Liability Insurance Basics
  2. The ALLIANCE for Media Arts and Culture
  3. Jewelers Mutual Insurance
  4. Soundview Insurance Agency, Inc
  5. John Buttine Insurance
  6. ACT Insurance
  7. Access Washington
  8. NW Insurance Council
  9. Sprague Israel Giles Inc.
  10. Safeco
  11. RLI Insurance Company
  12. Arts & Entertainment Insurance
  13. Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of Washington
  14. MusicPro Insurance Agency
  15. Insurance Information Institute
  16. Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner
  17. CSI Special Event Insurance

Residencies

  1. Article: Artists’ Residencies: A Time for Art
  2. Multi-discipline: North Cascades Institute
  3. Literary: Hedgebrook
  4. Literary: Amtrak Residency
  5. TransArtists
  6. Elsewhere Artist Collaborative, NC
  7. Sculpture Space
  8. Elsewhere Studios Residency, CO
  9. Jack Straw Productions (JSP)
  10. Sustainable Arts Society, GA
  11. Artist Residency Program at the Sou’wester Lodge
  12. Centrum Artist Residency Program, Port Townsend
  13. The Arctic Circle
  14. Kala Art Institute, CA
  15. Anderson Center, MN
  16. I-Park Foundation, CT
  17. McColl Center for Art + Innovation, NC
  18. The MacDowell Colony, NH
  19. Sitka Center for Art and Ecology Residency Program
  20. Djerassi Resident Artists Program, CA
  21. 18th Street Arts Center, CA
  22. Art Farm Artist Residency Program, NE
  23. Weir Farm Art Center Residency, CT
  24. The Bogliasco Foundation Residency, Italy
  25. The Sam and Adele Golden Foundation for the Arts Residency, NY
  26. Emmanuel College Artist Residency, MA
  27. NARS International Artist Residency Program, NY
  28. Crosshatch Hill House Artist Residency Program, MI
  29. The League Residency at Vyt, NY
  30. Multi-discipline: International Association of Residential Arts Centers (ResArtis)
  31. National Park Arts Foundation Artist in Residence Programs