Sponsor > help achieve 2023 successes!

Help grow GUILDit! Expand this art entrepreneur nonprofit and its proven services. GUILDit will be offering 24/7 workspaces in addition to our successful event programs that have helped artists increase their income by thousands of dollars. Some of our success stories: Helped artists get grants, including a second grant for Dancer Maura Garcia of $20,000.

Join us on the fourth Thur. May 26, 12– 1 pm, for an in-person forum @ KC Artist Coalition Gallery, 3200 Gillham Rd; Kansas City, MO or Facebook Live:  https://www.facebook.com/Goguildit/videos/. After growing hundreds of Kansas City art businesses for 7 years, GUILDit and Susana Bruhn will present theirs. The presentation will be followed by an inspiring Q&A. Let’s

Seeking Women Board Candidates

GUILDit is seeking women board members to help grow the arts and economy. Over 60% of our constituents are women in the arts and business. We hold free public events where artists talk about growing their businesses. We have helped artists obtain grants to starting new lines of revenue. View our 2-minute info video on

Kevin Johnson Art/Biz Talk, 2/24 @ CSL

Join us on the fourth Thur. Feb. 24, 12– 1 pm, for an in-person forum @ Natasha Ria Art Gallery inside the Center For Spiritual Living, 1014 W 39th St; KCMO or Facebook Live:  https://www.facebook.com/Goguildit/videos/. Kevin Church Johnson is a vocalist, drummer, producer & songwriter. This talented artist will present their biz followed by an inspiring Q&A. In-person networking following the

Terri Pollack Art/Biz Talk, 1/27 @ KCAC

Join us on the fourth Thur. Jan. 27, 12– 1 pm, for an in-person forum @ KC Artist Coalition Gallery, 3200 Gillham Rd; Kansas City, MO or Facebook Live:  https://www.facebook.com/Goguildit/videos/. Mixed-media Artist Terri (Wheeler) Pollack will present her thriving 20+ year business, followed by an inspiring Q&A. Terri has won a prestigious River Market Regional Exhibition award. As

You Can Gift Leadership

Thank you for being there for GUILDIt in 2021. Knowing you take an interest in our productive art/biz events and programs keeps us and our art entrepreneurs going. To help grow GUILDit and the art economy in 2022, give the gift of leadership. Buy yourself or another a GUILDit Friends membership. Supports our art/biz programming,

Art Crisis: KC Art Village A Solution

Many industries have suffered under the pandemic recession, but none greater than the arts. The KC Art Village offers a solution of discount coworking, theater, dance and visual art studios, a gallery sharing greter sales with the artists, plus mentoring. This nonprofit collaboration between GUILDit, City In Motion Dance, KC Artist Coalition, and Black Space Black

Ada Koch Art/Biz Talk

Join us on the fourth Thur. Sep. 23, 12– 1 pm, in-person @ KC Artist Coalition Gallery, 3200 Gillham Rd; Kansas City, MO or Facebook Live: https://www.facebook.com/Goguildit/videos/ Ada Koch has been painting, teaching art, and an art activist in the KC community for over 28 years. This talented artist will present their biz followed by an inspiring

GUILDit envisions a future of an art village at the multi-industry Plexpod Wesport Coworking Building. The development will serve 1,281 art entrepreneurs, plus 63,350 students and audience members with coworking, studios, a theatre, and a gallery. To make it happen, investors are invited to rebuild Kansas City’s culture. The total cost for 3 years is

Sunflower sponsorship of GUILDit

Sunflower Bank Sponsorship

A BIG THANKS to Sunflower Bank, N.A. for their $2,000 sponsorship! The money will help GuildIt in assisting artists to recover from the epidemic recession. The Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce findings showed the arts as the hardest-hit industry by the recession, so it is definitely needed aid. Pictured are GUILDit team members Evan Shufflebarger,