Join us on the fourth Thur. Feb. 23, 12– 1 pm, for an interactive art/biz forum at Weinberger Fine Art, 114 Southwest Blvd, KCMO; or Facebook Live  Illustrator Xavier Gayden of Boxhead Arts has been captivating and challenging his audiences for 15 years, with his colorful characters of common cartoons and unique introspective beings. He has exhibited at

Join us on the fourth Thur. Jan. 26, 12– 1 pm, for an interactive art/biz forum at Weinberger Fine Art, 114 Southwest Blvd, KCMO; or Facebook Live  Filmmaker Jon Todd Brick recently directed and edited the feature documentary, Class of COVID- 19. The film won the 2022 International Black Film Festival- Nashville Best Long Documentary, Kansas City Film

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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. Oct. 27, 12– 1 pm, for an in-person forum at Bunker Arts Center, 1014 E 19th St, KCMO, or Facebook Live  Painter Ted Hinrichs has shown at several galleries including Weinberger Fine Art. This talented artist will present their biz followed by an inspiring Q&A. After decades as a CEO and

Join us on the fourth Thur. April 28, 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/. Robert Castillo is a Jazz bassist, composer, electronic music producer, oil painter, and stone sculptor. This first-generation American, utilizes many revenue streams to support his art practice including selling

Join us on the fourth Thur. April 28, 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/. Amanda Jolley has been sharing her successful encaustic paintings in exhibits, public artworks, and workshops for 10+ years. This talented artist will present their biz followed by an inspiring

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

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,

Join GUILDit during Global Entrepreneur Week, on 11/12, from 8-8:45am >> Panel Discussion with GUILDit, KCSourcelink, City of KCMO, and Eze Redwood >> Entrepreneurs create over 60% of the net new jobs in the KC regional economy year-in and year-out. Programs that support entrepreneurial growth are providing a 4:1 ROI in the form of economic