So many things come in tubes—sunscreen, toothpaste, condiments, moisturizers, and of course, almost every kind of oil and. . . read more
Welcome back to “The ABC’s of Art Marketing”—an alphabet guide to marketing your art, from A to Z. When I began this. . . read more
You’ve pondered the pros and cons of going with gallery representation and considered all your options—now you're ready to find a gallery for your art.
But what’s next? How do you actually go about getting your artwork into a gallery? And even more importantly, how do you find. . . read more
We all wish we had more time to paint, draw, sculpt, or whatever we do. At the very least, we often wish we could make better use. . . read more
Whether you’re brand new to selling art online or you’ve had your own art website for years, you’ve probably. . . read more
I recently took a short writing class: three sessions in a little over a week. No pressure, right? The class was designed to help writers get unstuck with their writing.
Overall, it was quite helpful, but not because of the assignments. The most helpful thing was something the instructor said in the first class. Apparently it doesn’t take talent to write a book. Nor does it take. . . read more
Everyone has a wish list, I suppose—a list of things they hope to do before they die. I have one, too. It’s several pages. . . read more
It’s September as I write this, and time to head “back to school” to learn more about art and expand your horizons. But how. . . read more
As an art tutor (and artist) I know that self-doubt and confidence is one of the biggest things for artists to overcome. These doubts in the main come from feeling you have not met a standard that a) you've set for yourself or b) seen set by someone else.
So today I want to share how I deal with these issues. I hope they'll help you, too—either as an artist or simply as a human. . . read more
If you’ve read through my previous posts on using Facebook to sell your art, you know that I’ve tried to cram as much as. . . read more
Some time ago, I described the four most important skills every artist needs in order to succeed. Those skills were: • The. . . read more