Passive Income Ideas for Bohemians
Updated: Oct 20, 2020
Passive income for artists and creative types
Bohemians need freedom to survive and the 9-5 lifestyle can be torturous to the wild untamed spirit. Wearing a uniform is seen as cruel and unusual punishment as it robs us of our ability to fully express ourselves through fashion. Sitting in a cubicle for 8 hours a day is a soul-crushing waste of time that can be better spent in front of an easel or at the flea market hunting for antiques. That's why so many bohemians are professional; artists, writers, poets, dancers, shop owners, and fashion designers. Bohemians are fiercely independent people who must be in charge of themselves at all time. Authority and rules be damned: that is the way of the free spirit! Bohemians are rarely the starving artist type because they have the natural wit and ability to live frugally while obtaining everything they desire without going broke... sometimes...
In the midst of this unceasing pandemic, businesses have been closed, social networking is limited, sales are plummeting, and people of all subcultures (bohemians included) are scrambling to find ways to earn more income. If you're finding yourself affected by the detrimental changes in the world today and looking for a way to earn extra money while continuing to be your own boss, below are seven unique ways you can use your endless creativity to increase your income with little to no startup cost while you relax and continue to be you.
Sell Digital Files on Etsy
Etsy is a massive online marketplace for all things handmade and this includes artwork that can be bought, downloaded, and printed by the buyer. No printing, packaging, or shipping is required on your end, and the number of prints you can sell is unlimited. The top digital print sellers sell their art for around $5-$7 and offer their files in various sizes that can be printed off in common photo print sizes like 8x11 and 11x14. I know $5-$7 doesn't sound like a lot, but it can really add up! You can also sell designs and art to be used for custom printing projects, photo editing, and websites.