Hand in your Elevator Pitch, Mission Statement and Business Plan. It’s OK to send it to me in an email, or print it out, your choice. Just meet the deadline, OK?
Elevator Pitch: a phrase or sentence that concisely describes who you are as an illustrator. I like Sam Wolfe Connelly‘s: “I rob graves and draw treasures that I find.” If yours is adequately evocative you can use it as a tagline on your site or blog. Mission Statement: a paragraph outlining what kind of an illustrator you want to be. Business Plan: a page or more breaking down into concrete steps your plans to accomplish your goals.
Read Morgan & Gaynin Nuts & Bolts, all 4 parts. There will be a quiz to start the class. This is the easiest, most subjective of the quizzes. There is just one question that requires close attention to the readings. You’ll see.