A friend just sent me a link to this new thing. Patreon.
Have you heard of it? I hadn't and am interested to hear more thoughts on the platform.
It's a way for creators to earn ongoing revenue directly from their fans. Raise your hand if you've lived the #StarvingArtist life. I know I've been there before and it aint' easy. This seems like a great way to empower a community to get behind their favorite creators and give them some freedom to create and do GOOD work.
One of the things I really like about Patreon is their transparency.
It doesn't get much clearer than that. They seem pretty straight forward and I like straightforward.
You can also support tons of different types of creators:
To my creative people out there: I'd love to know your thoughts. Would you use this platform?
Here's to creating meaningful work, always!