Artist Sharon Louden edited a book entitled, “Living and Sustaining a Creative Life: Essays by 40 Working Artists,” but needed to raise money to support the book tour.
This Kickstarter video from 2013 raised almost $7,000 to help defray the cost of her 18-month, 62 city book tour across America.
For more information on the entire "Living and Sustaining a Creative Life" series of books, please visit:
Edited by Sharon Louden
Published by Intellect Books (UK)
Distributed by University of Chicago Press
Essays by 40 working artists sharing with us their heartfelt stories how they navigate the day-to-day details of their lives.
Artist contributors include:
Julie Blackmon, Sharon Butler, Amanda Church, Maureen Connor, Will Cotton, Blane de St. Croix, Jennifer Dalton, Karin Davie, Jay Davis, Peter Drake, Carson Fox, Michelle Grabner, The Art Guys, Erik Hanson, Ellen Harvey, Julie Heffernan, Laurie Hogin, David Humphrey, Tony Ingrisano, Thomas Kilpper, Richard Klein, Julie Langsam, Annette Lawrence, Beth Lipman, Jenny Marketou, Sean Mellyn, Maggie Michael, Peter Newman, Tim Nolan, Brian Novatny, Adrienne Outlaw, Amy Pleasant, Melissa Potter, Justin Quinn, Kate Shepherd, Dan Steinhilber, George Stoll, Austin Thomas, Brian Tolle, and Michael Waugh. (Note: Will Cotton & Thomas Kilpper provided their essays via an interview).