In today’s era of digital art and social media, there’s a growing business model that has become increasingly popular. . . read more
Art auctions held by non-profits are a win-win for everyone involved. These types of events are great because they promote the. . . read more
Traffic on my blog went nuts the first weekend in March. Absolutely nuts!
Previously, my average daily traffic was in the neighborhood of 100 visits. But when I checked my stats at the end of the day on March 4th (a Friday) it was clear something was up. I had just gotten 282 visits to my blog in the past 24 hours.
The pace didn't slow through the weekend (in fact, it picked. . . read more
Today, there are countless numbers of artists sharing their art online, networking, and trying to build communities. But while. . . read more
How many of you use Pinterest? Probably most of us, right? After all, for creatives, it’s an easy way to find massive. . . read more
Finding the best audience for your art is crucial to developing a marketing plan. After all, if you know the people most likely to be interested in your work, it's a whole lot easier to decide where (and how) to spend your marketing dollars.
But, while it's important to. . . read more
If you dream of making a living from your art, you probably share one thing in common with every other artist who is also trying. . . read more
I’m often amazed that artists don’t blog more than they do. Some of my favorite artists, artists who I would love to follow. . . read more
For many years I struggled to build my reputation and career as a painter, without seeing much success. I became discouraged by my lack of momentum and seeing just a trickle of income from a few sales a year—and I know that many of you have probably felt the same way.
So today I'm going to I share how I found an income stream that not only supports the cost of making and marketing. . . read more
You have your website up (finally) and it looks great! You’ve uploaded your artwork and you’re starting to realize that what. . . read more
According to Artnet the art market has experienced double digit growth for the past few years. Yet only a small percentage of. . . read more