Create works of art to communicate ideas, thoughts, or feelings.
Have a low level of social interaction. They talk to clients and customers, but spend most of their time alone.
Usually communicate via telephone and e-mail. Often work indoors in studios. May work outdoors when they need natural lighting. May wear protective and safety gear, depending on the materials or methods they are using. Are occasionally exposed to contaminants, such as paint fumes or dust. Must be exact in their work. They must be sure that customers are happy with their work. Rarely consult others before making a decision or setting daily tasks and goals. Work in a moderately competitive environment where they must meet strict weekly deadlines. May work part time or full time. May work more than eight hours a day to meet deadlines. May have flexible schedules.