Getting Your Sh*t Together/GYSTInk Benefits for NCECA Members

GYST-Ink is an artist project by Karen Atkinson and a company providing resources, technology and solutions created by artists for artists. Its mission is to support arts professionals, educational institutions, and arts organizations with an integrated program of software, services and information in order to keep artists working by helping them to develop sustainable and successful careers on their own terms. GYST software, which usually retails for $129, is available to NCECA members for $99. In addition, NCECA members get $5 off GYST publications. Simply enter the unique NCECA affiliate code CPNNCEGP for the software and affiliate code CPNNCEBK for the  books at the time of purchase at

GYSTPro 4.2 is a dynamic software program for both MAC and PC, designed to help artists organize every facet of their practice to get them headed on the right track in their professional careers. It’s redesigned and packed with helpful tools such as an artwork inventory database, mailing list, a program to help write and track grant proposals, and over 400 pages of updated indispensable resources.

GYST offers two amazing manuals (artist and teaching) for every artist from the art student on up to the seasoned career artist. Many institutions use GYST’s interactive software and manuals in their professional practices workshops and other related community programming.

For each coupon code used to purchase either GYSTPro software and/or GYST publications, NCECA earns a benefit to support its own mission as well. Support NCECA, buy GYST.