Studio Craft as Career: A Guide to Achieving Excellence in Art-Making

SKU: 9780764352522

By Paul J. Stankard

This unusual two-section resource directs creative people toward their personal best. First, by referencing his own career path, he offers readers what he yearned for during his 45-year journey toward international acclaim: a practical, intimate guide showing how successful artists achieve excellence in their work. Next, he introduces a cross-section of 50 masters who are respected by experts on the American craft landscape. Stankard walks you through a selection of 150 top works from these artists, each of whom also offers candid advice. With this guide, learn to compete with the best from the past and the present as you pursue a personal journey in the studio, or consider a career in the arts.

  • 208 pages; softcover
  • Published in 2016 by Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Height 10.00 inches
Width 7.00 inches