Monetizing Your Art through Licensing
with Ronnie Walter


Learn how to make money by licensing your art.

This on-demand program will give you life-time access to all of the workshop content, so you can participate on your own schedule.


Sign up now | $97

Find new clients. License your work. Make more money.

Have you considered licensing your art as a way to grow your creative business? Are you struggling to find all the information you need to start? This three day live workshop with writer, illustrator and art licensing expert Ronnie Walter will lay the path for you to understand this dynamic method of making money with your art.

You will learn how to :

– Develop a niche for licensing your work
– Find relevant markets and attracting new clients
– Negotiate licensing deals and navigate lengthy contracts

Sign up now | $97

Meet Ronnie:

Ronnie Walter is a writer, illustrator and agent, with hundreds of designs licensed onto gift, stationery and home décor products. Her illustrations have found their way onto stationery, greeting cards, giftware, fabric, decorative flags and floor mats. Now with hundreds of products under license Ronnie is able to bring her brand of humor to thousands of people.

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The Schedule:

Session One: Introduction to Art Licensing

Breaking into the art licensing world can be scary and confusing. Ronnie will cut through the clutter and give you a deep understanding of the business including terminology, typical practices and how your artwork translates to product applications.

You will learn:

– How artists make money from licensing
– What the process looks like
– Why clients use licensing to develop their products, and what they expect from you
– Why licensing can be an opportunity to grow and complement your other efforts


Session Two: Finding your niche

Art Licensing is a great way to get your art on products and be paid royalties for the life of those products. In this session we will explore the process of developing a compelling portfolio geared to manufacturers who license artwork.

You will learn:

– The three approaches to developing your niche
– Presentation practices
– Topics, subjects and seasons for art licensing


Session Three: The Art of the Deal

Finding clients and understanding contracts can make your head spin but they don’t have to! We’ll “tell it like it is” in this session.

You will learn:

– Building your network and finding clients
– Trade shows, websites and social media-oh my!
– Coaching, consultants and agents—who’s who and why do I need them?
– Along with Ronnie’s husband and business partner Jim Marcotte, a review of typical contract language and practices
– A bit about character licensing
– Art that doesn’t translate well to art licensing
– Managing your expectations and the “green monster”
– How you can stay ahead of a fluid marketplace
– Q/A with Ronnie and Jim



Sign up now | $97

This three-day live online workshop will give you access to:

3 Recorded Sessions

Our recorded workshop sessions allow you to work through this entire program on your own schedule, and our private Facebook group will give you a chance to connect with the other participants.

3 Daily Lessons

Each session includes a daily lesson packed with resources to help you put everything you learn into action.

Comprehensive workbook

All of the content is packaged into a downloadable comprehensive workbook that will give you lifetime access to the recorded workshop content.

How does it work?

How does it work? You will get a downloadble PDF that will give you access to all of workshop content. This on-demand workshop includes access to three recorded sessions with our instructor Each session includes an hour-long video, downloadble worksheets and other free resources. You will also get access to an exclusive facebook group which will connect you with 200+ artists who are building the same type of business as you are.

What if I don’t like the workshop?

We want everyone to leave 100% happy. Let us know if you are not totally satisfied with the workshop, and we will give you a complete refund.

Who’s this workshop for?

This workshop is for creatives who want to build a business around their passion.

Who created this workshop?

This course was created by Ronnie Walter in partnership with Modern Thrive.

What if I’m just starting out?

This workshop was designed for creatives at all levels. This workshop will help you find the path to building a business around your passion. (regardless of where you are in the journey)

Got another question?

Email us:  modernthrive@gmail.com