Resources for Freelance Artists

Freelance ARTISTS in NCW. During these uncertain times, consider alternate streams of revenue or markets if public events and classes are canceled. Here are resources for you.

COVID-19 Freelance Artist Resources
An aggregated list of FREE resources, opportunities, and financial relief options available to artists of all disciplines. Includes emergency funding opportunities, best practices for online teaching, temporary/remote work opportunities and upcoming webinars.

Artist Trust
In response to the outbreak of coronavirus, Artist Trust has created a growing list of resources to support artists, listing available grants, information on navigating student loans and daily reports on how this is affecting the art world. Freelance artists can apply for emergency funding relief now with unrestricted cash grants to cover living expenses, medical expenses, and lost wages.

Arts Ready
ArtsReady, an online emergency preparedness service by and for arts/cultural nonprofits, has a comprehensive listing of emergency financial assistance available to artists, as well as resources for planning for the recovery.

Washington State DFI
If you are having trouble paying any bills, from mortgages to utilities, the Washington State Department of Financial Institutions has developed a list of financial resources for Washington consumers impacted by the Coronavirus.

And remember we at Methow Arts are here to help you with questions regarding these opportunities. Email us to schedule a phone call should you need it @ methowarts #ncwartists #ncw