Linda Essig is an arts consultant, educator, and arts administrator. Her research on arts venture incubation is frequently consulted by local arts agencies and municipalities. She has delivered presentations and lectures from Tucson to Tblisi and many points between. Her entrepreneurial artist workshops are engaging, energetic, and effective. You can reach her directly at creativeinfrastructure.net at gmail dot com. Her blog is at the sister site creativeinfrastructure.org and her book, Creative Infrastructures: Artists, Money, and Entrepreneurial Action is available in the US from University of Chicago Press or a bookseller near you.