- Online shop for artists: Jacqueline Colley Art
- Register your own sole proprietorship. Learn to manage your own finances, keep invoices, receipts and create a separate bank account.
- To stay healthy, a regular work schedule is best. Illustrators need not only to practice, but also to gain life experience in order to be able to create work that moves people.
- Have a separate working space where you can fully immerse yourself in your work and through the studio environment also provide inspiration and enjoyment of the creative process.
- Learn to plan your weekly schedule and meet regularly with other illustrators to share your ideas and listen to their suggestions. Know what other illustrators are doing too.
- Learn to promote yourself and how to attract clients and use social media to build your brand.
- Learn how to contact clients directly.
- Plan your career well.