What skills and abilities are required?
There are a number of skills and abilities required to be an artist. Some of these skills or abilities include: Creativity, Critical Thinking, Tech Knowledge, Project Management, Style, and Passion. There are also more physical skills such as being able to draw, paint, write, etc.
What degree and training do you need?
A formal education is not required to be an artist but many artists have an education to enhance their artistic ability and also receive a normal education. Some artists go even further and acquire their Bachelor's or Master's degree in arts.
What companies employ Artists?