2016 Business of Art Poster

Positioning Statement The Business of Art is held annually each November, in Kanab, Utah. Artists come to learn to create a successful art business. Dixie State University, in St. George Utah, Cultural Arts Department, developed and sponsors this event as a community outreach program in collaboration with The Center for Education, Business and the Arts (CEBA) – a regional economic development organization in Kane County. Other sponsors include: Southwest Applied Technology College, Kane County Office of Tourism, and Kanab City. Kathy Cieslewicz, DSU Curator, originated the program and facilitates the event; Paul and Susan Bingham, owners of the Maynard Dixon Gallery serve as honorary founding co-chairs.
Mission Statement The Business of Art is a seminar for visual artists in all disciplines with a goal of educating and training artists and enhancing economic development in our state and region.
Core Values • Provide sessions taught by experts for artists to learn how to make money selling their art.• Encourage creativity and artistic achievement.• Practice personal professionalism.• Practice professionalism in presenting art.• Share resources necessary to build self-sufficient prosperous artists.• To teach social media to create a network for communication and to share exhibits, information on classes, opportunities, residencies, sources for materials, etc.• To provide an event for networking in an atmosphere of inspiration and innovation.
Vision This quality experience and event will result in the following:• Prosperous artists who excel in their field and in marketing.• Artists who contribute to the economy.• Artists who follow sound business practices.• Artists who maintain ethical practices.• An artist community that is inclusive, cohesive, and inspired.

Stay tuned for the 2016 Business of Art Schedule

Business of Art Example Schedule at a Glance

Stay tuned for 2016 Classes & Presenter Bios


From St. George:
Take Interstate 15 North to 9/89 exit to Hurricane
Follow signs to Colorado City, Fredonia, and Kanab (route 389)
At Fredonia turn left at intersection and follow signs to Kanab
Once you’re in Kanab (on Hwy 89), turn left on 100 E.
Kanab Middle School will be on your left.  690 South Cowboy Way.

Click HERE to view map from St. George to Kanab.



Aiken’s Lodge
79 W. Center Street Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 877-644-2105 • Website: http://www.aikenslodge.com
Email: aikens@kanab.net
Situated in down-town Kanab, 31 rooms with pool, pet friendly, wheelchair accessible..
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Best Friends Animal Sanctuary
5001 Angel Canyon Road Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 435-644-2001 • Website: http://www.bestfriends.org
Email: cottages@bestfriends.org
Located within beautiful Angel Canyon, the home of Best Friends Animal Society there are 8 cottages, 4 cabins, and 2 RV sites. 
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Best Western Red Hills
125 W Center Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 800-830-2675 • Website: http://www.bestwesternredhills.com
Email: redhills@kanab.net
Down town Kanab, hot breakfast included in room rate. 75 rooms with outdoor pool, and Hot Tub. Conferance Room available..
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Bob Bon Inn Motel
236 N Highway 89 Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 866-713-5115 • Website: http://www.bobbon.com
Email: stay@bobboninn.com
Western, log cabin Motel with kitchenettes, laundry facilities, pool, pet friendly. Wheelchair accessible. Local number: 435-644-3069
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Brook Side Cottage Bed & Breakfast
100 South 59 East Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 1-866-656-6664 • Website: http://www.roadsendtours.com
Email: rest@kanab.net
Tastefully furnished getaway for 2 set among shady, beautifully landscaped private grounds.
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Casita Mariana
199 N. Gunsmoke Pass Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 406-240-0593 • Website: http:www.vrbo.com/350782
Email: casitamariana.kanab@gmail.com
Casita Mariana…..Private Adobe Retreat for Two. This accommodation is a furnished studio with a queen bed, microwave, frig, toaster/grill and kitchen supplies. Enjoy the high desert with views of the surrounding Vermillion Cliffs right out your door. Relax in privacy under the back portico or explore the National Parks and Recreational areas in the area. Pet friendly. 

Comfort Inn
815 E. Highway 89 Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 800-574-4061 • Website: http://www.hikanabutah.com
Email: comforinngm_ut109@yahoo.com
Large, luxury Hotel with Pool and hot tubs. Conferance Room, Wheelchair accessible, some pet friendly rooms.
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Coral Cliffs Town Homes
250 S Fairway Drive Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 800-707-9706 • Website: http://www.cctownhomes.com
Email: cctownhomes@kanab.net
Situated right on the Coral Cliffs Golf Course, fully equipped and furnished. Use of the pool at nearby Quality Inn.
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Canyons Lodge

236 N 300 W, Kanab, UT 84741

Phone: (435) 644-3069  • Website: www.canyonslodge.com

Four Seasons Motel
36 N 300 W Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 866-430-6869 • Website: http://www.fourseasonskanab.com
Located along Highway 89 at the north end of Kanab. On site “Spurs” western Restaurant. Outdoor pool, some designated pet friendly rooms.
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Holiday Inn Express & Suites
217 S. 100 E. Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 435-644-3100 • Website: http://www.hiexpress.com/kanabut
Email: hikanab@gmail.com
Western motif throughout the entire building, also offering an indoor pool.
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Kanab Cottages
varying locations Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 800-648-3001 • Website: http://www.kanabcottages.com
Email: kanabcottages@colorcountry.net
3 fully equipped Vintage, Vacation cottages, can sleep between 6-10 people each with attractively landscaped yards. Best Friends Discount.
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Kanab Utah Lodging
349 N 200 E Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 435-689-8990 • Website: http://www.kanabutahlodging.com
Email: info@kanabutahlodging.com
i smallTown Home, i large Town Home, and the Rock Cottage available for Vacation Rentals. All fully equipped, and furnished.
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Lit’l Bit Ranch
2550 E. Highway 89 Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 435-899-9655 • Website: http://www.LitlBitRanch.org
Email: LitlBirRanch@hotmail.com
Lit’l Bit Ranch offers newly remodeled, rustic lodging in peaceful, surroundings for those travelling with their equine companions. Bed and breakfast for up to 4 guests. Horses have large (16 ft.) outdoor pens, round pen and wash rack. Long term boarding also available. Current Coggins required. No studs please!

Mule Shoe Inn B & B
898 Grand Canyon Drive Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 435-644-3372 • Website: 
Email: muleshoeinn@kanab.net
Comfortable westen hospitality for you and your horse.Bring your own feed or we can provide.( Non-equestrians also welcome.) 
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Parry Lodge
89 E. Center Street Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 800-748-4104 • Website: http://www.parrylodge.com
Email: parrylodge@xpressweb.com
Stay where all the movie stars stayed while filming in Kanab, Utah!!! Now serving: Breakfast 6:30 am-10:00 am Discounted to guests. Served 7 days a week. Lunch 11:30 am – 3:00 pm Served Tues – Sat Dinner 5.30 am – 9.30 pm Served Tues – Sat
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Purple Sage Inn Bed & Breakfast
54 South Main Street Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 877-644-5377 • Website: http://www.purplesageinn.com
Email: purplesageinn@kanab.net
Beautiful Historic Home located in down town Kanab with a variety of rooms, and suites available. Antiques used in the interior design. Nicely landscaped.
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Quail Park Lodge
125 N. 300 W. Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 435-215-1447 • Website: http://www.quailparklodge.com
Email: info@quailparklodge.com
Newly remodelled motel on the northern entrance to Kanab. Offers 2-bedroom family units in addition to regular rooms. On site pool.
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Red Door Cottage
241 N 300 W. Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 435-674-4433 • Website: http://reddoorcottage.googlepages.com
Email: reddoorcottage@gmail.com
A lovely old Pioneer Vacation Home, renovated and remodeled, while retaining a sense of history. Fully furnished and equipped.
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Red Rock Country Inn
330 S. 100 E. Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 435-644-8774 • Website: http://www.redrockcountryinn.com
Email: redrockcountryinn@gmail.com
Comfortable, down town locally owned motel, offering a relaxation room, and pool.
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Rodeway Inn
70 South 200 West Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 877-424-6423 • Website: http://www.rodewayinnkanab.com
Email: gm.ut144@choicehotels.com
Down town Motel with 39 rooms, 2 of which are handicapped accessible. Pool and jacuzzi available. Some smoking rooms. HBO. Designated pet rooms.
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Royal Inn & Suites
386 East 300 South Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 435-644-5373 • Website: http://www.royalinnkanab.com
Email: reservations@royalinnkanab.com
Newly remodeled & under new ownership. Spanish – style 64 room Motel in down town Kanab. Continental breakfast offered from April to November.
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Savage Point B&B
53 S. 200 E. Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 435-644-2799 • Website: http://www.savagepointbedbreakfast.com
Email: laurel@savagepointbedbreakfast.com
Fully furnished private room in a lower level of a pretty bungalow cottage with separate entrance. Full separate private bath. Access to kitchen and downstairs entertainment room including DVD Blu-Ray. Wireless internet connection. Fully fenced yard with meditation space. (dogs 100% cat friendly welcome).

Days Inns Suites

296 West 100 North

Kanab, Utah  84741

Phone: (435) 644-2562  •  Website: www.daysinnsuiteskanab.com

Stewart -Woolley House Bed & Breakfast
106 W 100 N Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 435-644-5079 • Website: 
Email: swh@scinternet.net
This lovely pioneer home was built in 1872 by Levi Stewart, the first Mormon Bishop of Kanab. This B & B offers 2 bedrooms, each with private attached bath. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Located 1 block from downtown Kanab. It is documented that Zane Grey, and other notables slept here.
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Sun-N-Sand Motel
347 South 100 East Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 800-654-1868 • Website: http://www.sun-n-sands.web44.net
Email: snskanab@live.com
Small, centrally located hotel with several rooms available for long term. 
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The Bunk House at Eagle Nest Ranch
6930 Johnson Canyon Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 435-644-2902 • Website: http://www.eaglenestranch.us
Email: eaglenest@gotsky.com
Private & secluded, located 20 miles NE of Kanab up scenic Johnson Canyon, Eagle Nest Ranch borders the Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument. 2 bedroom, 2 bath, sleeps 6 – 8. Horse corrals available. http://www.vrbo.com/309522

The Crooked Gate Cottage at Eagle Nest Ranch
6930 Johnson Canyon Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 435-644-2902 • Website: http://www.vrbo.com/308842
Email: eaglenest@gotsky.com
Private and secluded, located 20 miles NE of Kanab, up scenic Johnson Canyon, Eagle Nest Ranch borders the Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument. 3 bedroom, 2 bath. Horse corrals available.

The Victorian Inn
190 N Highway 89 Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 435-644-8660 • Website: 
Email: kanabvicitorianinn@gmail.com
Each of the 20 themed rooms has been professionally designed for the feel of the Victorian era while including a fireplace, a Jacuzzi, and cable television.
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Traveler’s Motel
544 East 300 South Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 435-644-2228 • Website: 
Small, locally owned family style motel, in downtown Kanab.
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Treasure Trail Motel
150 West Center Street Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 800-603-2687 • Website: http://www.treasuretrailkanab.com
Email: info@treasuretrailkanab.com
Located in the heart of Kanab and within walking distance to many restaurants, shopping and theatres. 28 Rooms, Free Golf, Free Wifi, Fuel Discount, HBO, Pool, Pet Friendly, Best Friends Friendly Facility.
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Victorian Charm Inn
190 North Hwy 89 Kanab UT 84741
Phone: 435-644-8660 • Website: 
Email: kanabvictorianinn@gmail.com

For more area attractions visit – www.visitsouthernutah.com.


Download if you will be bringing artwork to display to the 2015 event:

2015 Artwork Display Labels (Download)

Download all the files from last years event:

2014 Business of Art Documents (Download)

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