7 ways for creatives to make money on the side

Resources for artists to make some extra cash.

There has never been a more opportune time to start a side hustle. With the economy taking a nosedive, creating extra streams of income is even more crucial. If you feel like your checking account could use an extra boost, the 2020 Side Hustle has all the resources you need to kickstart your own business. Comprising of eight comprehensive courses, it can help you with building lucrative side hustles.

Here are the revenue-generating skills it will teach you:

Freelance writing

Writing is one of those jobs that can never be replaced by robots. If you have the innate talent for word wrangling, this course will teach you how to create effective pitches and find a freelance writing niche that can reap you the most profit. It will also give you a step-by-step guide on how to build a successful freelance writing business.

Graphic design

Have a creative eye for design? How about wielding it to earn some extra cash? This course will get you to grips with utilizing Adobe Photoshop so you can design pretty much anything, from flyers and brochures to posters and social media ads.


If long-form writing is not your jam, you can try your hand at copywriting, which is all about stringing together compelling words that sell. This course will tell you the secrets to writing effective headlines, as well as how to capture an audience’s attention with your words.

Real estate

Now if you want to live out Monopoly IRL, this course imparts with you the tricks to becoming a real estate wholesaler. You’ll learn things like building an investors list and sellers list, creating a powerful team of skilled pros, and so much more.


Did you know that you can make money with public speaking, too? In this course, public speaking expert TJ Walker will walk you through some tips on how to become skilled at storytelling, along with the techniques on how to captivate every type of audience.

Audiobook publishing

Have people ever told you that you have a great voice? How do you feel about using that golden voice to earn $$$? In this course, you’ll learn how to narrate audiobooks and receive tips on making money on Audible.

Selling anything for profit

eBay who? Everyone’s on Mercari now. In this course, you’ll learn all the secrets to selling almost anything on the increasingly popular platform. Expect to get to grips with listing products, doing product research, sourcing cheap items you can resell, and turning e-commerce into a side hustle, or even a full-time gig.

Once you’ve finished your preferred courses, you can jump right on to the Freelance Masterclass For Creatives class, which focuses on teaching you how to price projects, build a portfolio, find clients, and brand yourself.

When bought separately, the courses in this bundle would set you back $1,600, but for a limited time, you can get the full package on sale for $34.66.