Artist

Kaitoi

This job is sometimes referred to by alternative titles

Artists turn creative ideas into works of art using media such as paint, clay, wood and stone.

Pay

Pay for artists varies depending on your ability, how productive you are and what type of work you do.

Job opportunities

Opportunities to make a living as an artist are poor, as it is a small industry that is hard to become established in.
Sheyne Tuffery looking at a painting

Artists may work with a range of materials, such as canvas and paint

Last updated 1 September 2017