12. Learn Specialty House Painting
Notable Artist In the Field: Ryan Lussenden
Artist's Website: pinnaclehousepainters.com
Your parents won't be happy to see your art school degree goes to painting white walls, but nobody discounts an expert. Learn to paint faux grain or become an expert stainer and perceptions will likely change. Pinnacle House Painters founder Ryan Lussenden is a graduate of the Art Institute of Chicago. He's turned that degree into making interior dreams a reality.