Interested in starting your own entrepreneurial journey in arts but unsure what to expect? Then read up on our interview with Wyanne Thompson, a professional artist, based in Madison, GA, USA.

What's your business, and who are your customers?

I am a professional artist that sells to collectors. I paint large abstract paintings, mostly acrylic paints.

Tell us about yourself

I am professionally trained as an artist and have successfully survived stage 4 oral cancer (now over 8 years cancer free).

What's your biggest accomplishment as a business owner?

I recently completed building my own 1,200-square-foot studio on our land.

What's one of the hardest things that come with being a business owner?

You have to work every single day, which can be hard, but it's rewarding.

What are the top tips you'd give to anyone looking to start, run and grow a business today?

  1. Love what you do.
  2. Work every day.
  3. Make goals and dream big.

Where can people find you and your business?


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