I don’t just teach artists, I am an artist.
Welcome to Creative Tempo: Your place to learn, connect, share and launch or relaunch your art career.
You’ve found the place to get the straight truth, help and advice you need.
You don’t have to do this alone. It doesn’t matter if you’re just beginning to get into a rhythm of creating and sharing your work or seeking a strategy for your next step in your professional career – our mix of artists include all media and levels of experience.
The walls are down, there is room for everyone to be successful. There is a space for your art in the world – and it’s reserved just for you.
This is the place for you to gather your confidence, learn alongside working artists and do it in your own way. Make your art a priority.
Why this content is so valuable to creative entrepreneurs like you.
It’s not just nameless writers behind these pages – what you see here is from active, professional artists that work offline and have tugs on our time – just like you.
I share resources that are tried and tested. Those same resources that have helped me and loads of other artists to launch their art into the world. I’ve done the grunt work at festivals and events, dove in old-style and published books, negotiated contracts with galleries, reps and publishers and lots more.
What will you find?
- Straight answers about the art business.
- Articles, lessons, ebooks, Interviews, insider tips and resources in formats you choose.
- Working artist community
- Easy on-the-go audio and video resources in the works.
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Meet our Founder
Founder & CEEO
(Chief Encouragement & Empowerment Officer)
Hi, I’m Roxanne and I’m so glad that you’re here! I’ve helped many fine artists launch careers, publish books, create workshops, open gallery spaces, receive national magazine editorial and museum exhibitions, secure a PBS special and achieve international success. I help artists build a successful business while sustaining their creativity and holistic lifestyle.
There’s lots more, but what matters here is YOU and how I can best gather my resources, knowledge and experience to help you connect with the tools, support, lessons and community that you need to thrive.
The seed of this site began as an artist+mom blog in 2007 and is my expanding vision of creating a learning center and supportive community for artists who are emerging, working and professional.
This is what you see developing in this space. I hope you’ll stay and be a part of it.
Need a little More? … in third person style?
Roxanne is an artist, author and creative business entrepreneur with a passion to inspire and empower artists to start and grow their business.
As the founder and director of a special event promotions and communications agency – she created and executed strategic promotional plans and produced public events for live broadcast festivals, top-tier artists and galleries, a Folio Award winning magazine, an international beverage company and National Speakers Association keynote members.
In her consulting, she has helped fine artists launch careers, publish books, open gallery spaces, receive national magazine editorial and museum exhibitions, secure a PBS special and achieve international success.
As part of a six-person strategy team, she brought international attention to Native American culture at the Salt Lake City 2002 Cultural Olympiad.
Creating successful startups in the health and fitness industry in San Francisco and Arizona, she also ran a helicopter celebrity limousine company alongside legendary promoter Bill Graham for film industry megastars, legendary rock musicians and Formula One racing icons. Her art became ‘official’ when creating personal and wine industry projects for prominent winemakers and their families in Northern California.
Embracing the call of creativity, she relaunched her focus on art in 2003 creating paintings in encaustic and acrylic. She also owns a gallery and runs an artisan candle company with her husband and enjoys time with her family in Scottsdale, AZ
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