Interested in starting your own entrepreneurial journey in fine arts but unsure what to expect? Then read up on our interview with Kathleen Donnelly, owner of Beauregard Fine Art, located in Rumson, NJ, USA.
What's your business, and who are your customers?
I own a fine art gallery. My customers are local homeowners and people that follow me on Instagram.
Tell us about yourself
My inspiration came from a trip to Paris when I was 17. I fell in love with Vincent Vangogh. I am inspired by emotionally moving paintings and art. My biggest passion is transforming houses into a home through the installation of beautiful and moving artwork.
What's your biggest accomplishment as a business owner?
My biggest accomplishment is taking totally unknown artists and making them local celebrities.
What's one of the hardest things that comes with being a business owner?
Keeping sales consistent. Dealing with issues that always arise with owning a business. It all falls in the ow we.
What are the top tips you'd give to anyone looking to start, run and grow a business today?
- Be passionate about what you are doing.
- Follow up with all customers.
- Set weekly goals.
Where can people find you and your business?
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