This Week: 8/14 through 8/20

By Dan in Weekly Preview

Monday in Video Tutorials – Tomorrow, talented pastel painter Urania Christy Tarbet will demonstrate how she creates realistic, yet slightly impressionist trees using only oil pastels.

Tuesday in Art Marketing Tips – Aletta de Wal has written another great marketing article, this time on the six common pricing mistakes that many artists make, and how to avoid them yourself.

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Wednesday in Featured Artists – Drop by mid-week to check out Colorado painter Martha Kisling’s gorgeous watercolors. While you’re here, don’t forget to submit your own artwork to be featured as well.

Thursday in Artist Interviews – Alisa Burnette will be answering questions about her unique mixed-media pieces which combine metal, resin, and hand-made papers into truly extraordinary works of art.

Friday in Art Opinion – Using the mantra, “Paint the tree, not the leaves,” Becky Joy will explain why seeing the big picture BEFORE working on the little details is the most important thing for any new artist to remember.

Last week’s articles on EmptyEasel:

VIDEO: How to Apply Molding Paste Texture to a Painting

Raising an Artistic Child, Part 1: Creating The Space

Peggi Habets – Professional Portrait Painter

Simplify How You Sell Art Online, with a Comprehensive Sales Hub Page

A Year on the Bubble: One Artist’s Review of RedBubble.com

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