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. . . 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 possible into each one. Hopefully you've gotten something out of all of them—if you've missed them and have the time, I recommend going back and reading part 1, . . . 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
NOTE: In Part 1 and Part 2 of this series on using Facebook to sell your art, Facebook specialist and oil painter Nial Adams. . . read more
Welcome back to “The ABC’s of Art Marketing”—an alphabet guide to marketing your art, from A to Z.
In today’s article, I’ll be focusing on the letter "Y" for Yes.
Joe Harless was a big man with a very big booming voice from the southern United States. Joe taught me how to design job aids (visual, step-by-step instructions for tasks) as well as something. . . read more
It’s a rare artist who hasn’t used castoff and worn-out clothing as rags to clean paintbrushes or hands. But what. . . read more
In my previous article, How to start selling art on Facebook, I touched on some of the basics—like setting up your Facebook. . . read more
If you like art—as a professional, student, or teacher—your source of fresh ideas is somewhere out in the world. As Rumi said: “What you seek is seeking you.” It’s a matter of connecting.
So today I’d like to share three ways to find artistic inspiration, and give you an easy tool to capture those sources of inspiration to. . . read more
Having enjoyed some solid success with marketing my own art through Facebook I thought it was about time to share the tips and. . . read more
All my life I’ve made images. As a child, I doodled on my homework. I did oil paintings, and illustrated with watercolor,. . . read more