It really doesn’t matter what medium you use; every artist can benefit from practicing 4 specific skills. What are these. . . read more
A short while back I wrote an article for EmptyEasel about art school, and how to decide if it’s right for you. I wrote. . . read more
Should artists give away their time and talent? Unfortunately in this case, there’ isn’t a one-size-fits-all answer.. . . read more
Ready to pay it forward?? Each Christmas we like to do something a little different here at EE, and this year (like most years!). . . read more
Every year around December, business people of all types are busy evaluating the success of the past year’s goals and thinking about goals for the next year. Many of them are pondering their five- and ten-year plans and some even consider long-term goals of fifteen years or more.
My question is, are those kinds of activities relevant only to business people? Or would. . . read more
Hi everyone—today Zac and I are unveiling a brand new look for Foliotwist.com, and we’d love for you to head over and. . . read more
I don’t think I really understood that people could make a living in the arts until I was well into my grad studies. I don’t. . . read more
As promised last Sunday, today we’re unveiling our brand new online gallery for buying original artwork—NUMA Gallery!. . . read more
As many of you know, since April of this year I’ve been working with about 30 artists to create an online art gallery for. . . read more
One of the most challenging aspects of being an artist is finding the time, space and peace you need to conjure your creativity and produce your art.
Even if you have designated studio space in your home, it can be tough to devote 100% of your focus to your work when real-life responsibilities and distractions lie just on the other side of the door. Sometimes you just need to get away. . . read more
Today’s update will be fairly short, but—as promised—I do want to make sure that all of you know where we’re at. . . read more