All successful businesses have smart practices and structures in place to support their growth. However not all business practices work the same for the Creative Business. This is why Creative Business 101 is here!

To highlight and transform traditional methods into those that actually work for Creatives

To share resources and changes that are brand new to our industry in real time

To give you a solid foundation to build a thriving, adaptable business that will support all your creative endeavors

Taught by an artist for artists of all creative disciplines, I will help you get you started right to build a solid foundation. An eighteen year entreperneur and the artist, author podcaster and web series host behind the Creative Thursday brand, I have a passion for business as much as I do for creativity! And I want to save you time, energy, and money {and some sleepless nights} by sharing what I've learned. Creative Business 101 is a series of 10 lessons intended to inspire and empower you to grow a profitable, sustainable business on your own terms; one that will fulfill you for years to come.

This is a course for the business Newbie, as well as the Novice who is already started in business.

Covering everything from the steps to take to Starting your Business to Bookkeeping, Branding, Selling and Pricing your work to Marketing and Social Media, Passive Income, Licensing and building a Sustainable, Lasting Business; each video lesson is between 20 and 85 minutes in length and includes a downloadable PDF. You can purchase the course in full or you can purchase the lessons indvidually, for a limited time, as they are launched.

If you have any questions please get in touch. I look forward to the opportunity to teach you in Creative Business 101.

Support, encouragement, inspiration and achievable action are the intentions behind my teaching style. It's all about empowerment with more ease and less overwhelm, trusting your intuition and loving your life and work all while getting it done!


Your Instructor


Marisa Cummings
Marisa Cummings

L.A. based Creative, Marisa Cummings is an artist, author, designer, speaker and series host. What started out as a small intention to be more creative one day a week while working a 9 to 5 job…is now the 13 year brand that is Creative Thursday. Her art sells worldwide and can be found in her own online boutique as well as select galleries and shops including Urban Outfitters, Land of Nod, Target and Papyrus. Marisa has designed 9 fabric collections and her book "Creative Thursday; everyday inspiration to grow your daily practice" has been published in 4 languages. Passionate about inspiring and empowering creative entrepreneurs to thrive in both life and business, Marisa teaches and consults. All of her present course offerings are now found here at Creative Thursday Courses.


Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, share with us the steps you completed and action you took that did not get you the results you wanted within the first 15 days of purchasing this package and we will give you a full refund.

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