Make Art That Sells

Learn how to make art that sells, directly from someone who has sold art for products worth over $100 million!

Representing 38 artists internationally, Lilla Rogers is one of the world’s top illustration agents, and for the first time ever she is sharing three decades’ worth of knowledge and experience through a pioneering new online experience – Make Art That Sells. This is split into:

title-decoration-02Make Art That Sells Part A & B: Five-week e-courses which give you everything you need to know to make and sell commercially-viable art in the hottest markets

title-decoration-02Make Art That Sells: Assignment Bootcamp: A structured six-month program of monthly assignments to help you build a strong body of work

Find out more about these courses below, and see which one is right for you right now!


Make Art That Sells Part A & B

Make Art That Sells Part A&B is an extraordinary opportunity to get direct access to one of the world’s leading art agents, and take your work from ‘good’ to ‘great’ or from ‘great’ to ‘super-lucrative’. Lilla Rogers knows what is hot now, what is on the horizon, and where your work fits in.

And here is proof that it works – details of a ton of licensing deals and other work our graduates have secured since taking the course!

Wouldn’t you love to know exactly what companies like Anthropologie, Real Simple Magazine, PaperChase, Chronicle Books, and Robert Kaufman Fabrics look for? If so, read on…

Here’s what you get:

In depth insight into ten* of the the most lucrative markets for art – from home décor, gifts and bolt fabric to papergoods, baby apparel and children’s books.

These are all potential places to sell your work and Lilla explains exactly what makes art sell in each market. (*insight into five of the ten hot markets is shared in each part of the two-part course)

Expert advice from the people who buy art, through a series of exclusive interviews with industry leaders who collectively buy millions of dollars of art every year. Find out exactly what art directors look for in each market.

We are talking Anthropologie, Paperchase, Chronicle Books, Robert Kaufman Fabrics, Real Simple Magazine…

The opportunity to hear real time critique with Lilla while the class is live.

Each week Lilla will provide a creative assignment. She will view every single submission and share a supportive critique of several participants’ work so everyone can learn and grow as the course progresses. This is not like art school soul-destroying critique. This is real world how-to-get-your-work-sold valuable and confidence-building critique.

This is not ‘yet another general business course’. This is a unique combination of professional portfolio builder and ultimate insider’s guide to making art that sells.

Sound good? Secure your place now!


Make Art That Sells: Assignment Bootcamp

NEW! We are thrilled to announce the all-new Make Art That Sells: Assignment Bootcamp from Lilla Rogers, designed as the perfect follow up from MATS Parts A and B. This new online experience will help you create professional-level art in a supportive, nurturing environment, over a six-month period. Sound good? Read on…

Do you crave…

  • Professional level assignments to stretch you to create fresh signature pieces that are ready to sell in multiple markets?
  • The kind of assignments that are proven to get work?
  • Cutting edge trend and inspiration from an art agent who licenses and commissions projects for her artists every single day?
  • A structure for staying on track and accountable, so you can create a strong body of work over six months?
  • Access to a community of talented, supportive artists?

If so, you need the Make Art That Sells: Assignment Bootcamp!

Want to know how to crack that market or get that gig? This e-course is the cheat sheet.

But don’t just take our word for it…

Take a moment to hear Suzy Ultman, one of Lilla’s most successful artists, talk about her experience with Lilla, and why this class could be so good for you!

Make Art That Sells ran for the first time in June 2013 to huge acclaim. We were completely blown away by the response of our participants, and were thrilled to see huge leaps forward in their artwork over the duration of the course.

Check out this gorgeous video made by Antonija M, one of the talented students of Make Art That Sells Part A. In it Antonija shares what she learnt in the course, and creates a fabulous pattern with all her new ‘knowledge’!

If you can’t see this video properly click here to view it on Vimeo.

You can read more testimonials by MATS graduates here.

Take a look at the products below. Wouldn’t you love to see your art on cool products like these, made by hot companies and sold internationally?

Selection of products featuring art by artists
represented by the Lilla Rogers Studio

“People buy your joy. The consumer does, the manufacturer does, the art director does. They can sense it in your work. So how do I help you find that place of joy in your art-making? That’s what I do in the course.” – Lilla Rogers

Want some of that for YOUR art career? What are you waiting for? REGISTER NOW!