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Guerrilla Entrepreneurship Final Installment

As most of you know, Lights Camera Read members are the producers of the Art Gush online education website. We started this site as a way for artists of all kinds - including musicians, writers, filmmakers etc. - to learn that latest techniques of pursuing a career in the arts. One of our most successful [...]

By | May 19th, 2018|artist steps|Comments Off on Guerrilla Entrepreneurship Final Installment

John Yianni Stamas talks about the Platinum PIAs 2018 & Guerrilla Entrepreneurship

Hello ArtisticPreneurs. Here at Lights Camera Read we've received several emails and phone calls regarding folks wanting to know when the next Platinum PIAs (2018) will be occurring. You're in luck because in this blog entry we're going to detail that, as well as will be bringing you information regarding a brand new 7 part [...]

By | April 2nd, 2018|artist steps|Comments Off on John Yianni Stamas talks about the Platinum PIAs 2018 & Guerrilla Entrepreneurship

Yianni Stamas Talks About DIY Artist Marketing

Artists of all kinds, regardless of your art form, sometimes have a hard time marketing themselves. But the fact is, to be successful, you've got to get out there and talk about yourself. And the good news is that today, because of technology resources, it has never been as fun and easy. It all starts [...]

By | January 2nd, 2018|artist steps|Comments Off on Yianni Stamas Talks About DIY Artist Marketing

Benefits of having a Blog

Have you been thinking about starting a blog but aren't sure if it is actually going to be helpful for your career or business? What are the benefits of having a blog? If building your organization's or your own presence on the internet is a part of your marketing strategy, then a blog can be [...]

By | November 11th, 2017|artist steps|Comments Off on Benefits of having a Blog

Your Mission and Vision

This week's Art Gush online course that we are creating is on the topic of your vision and mission. Therefore we are going to focus this blog entry in that direction as well. If you have a nonprofit organization, having a vision and mission is vital, but even if you run a for-profit business, a [...]

By | September 28th, 2017|artist steps|Comments Off on Your Mission and Vision

Platinum Pias Feedback

Last week we asked NYC Make a Difference newsletter readers to give us their feedback about whether or not the Platinum Pias Community Awards Show for Artists should become an online-only event so people all over the world can participate more easily. Your responses were unexpected and interesting. Many of you clicked through from last [...]

By | September 9th, 2017|artist steps|Comments Off on Platinum Pias Feedback

Lights Camera Read

The "NYC Make a Difference" newsletter is the official newsletter of Lights Camera Read. What is Lights Camera Read? It is an educational nonprofit sponsored organization that has the mission to help introvert artists of all kinds (actors, writers, musicians, filmmakers and so forth) go from being "starving artists" to artist entrepreneurs via programs online and [...]

By | August 21st, 2017|artist steps|Comments Off on Lights Camera Read

Magic in Today’s World

I was a magician from age 8 to 18. I had a good run. I developed it into a little business almost right away, performing at birthday parties, club gatherings and schools as a kid. I miss it. There was something very thrilling about learning new magic tricks and then integrating them into the act. [...]

By | August 13th, 2017|artist steps|Comments Off on Magic in Today’s World

Artist Introvert Revolution

What is the Artist Introvert Revolution or A.I.R.? It is an informal collective of introverted artists who believe that because of the evolution of technology that the time has come for the mantle to be passed from the extroverts to the introverts in the arts. It's also a group that follows the Lights Camera Read [...]

By | July 8th, 2017|artist steps|Comments Off on Artist Introvert Revolution

John Yianni Stamas Talks About Artist Steps

Artist steps are steps you can take to stop being a starving artist. There are a lot of steps but the Artist Steps process per Art Gush for example, allows you to move at the easy pace of just three steps a day. This means that if you follow the program and are successful in [...]

By | May 19th, 2017|artist steps|Comments Off on John Yianni Stamas Talks About Artist Steps