Featured Artist Peter Blanchard

The Vision Unleashed

Peter Blanchard's photography creates a sense of peace and wonder.Visit his website to see more of his work.     When was the last time that your mind was completely quiet? If you are like me, utter mental stillness, with no … [Read more]

Featured Artist Bob Pennycook

Burning Bush

Enjoy the ethereal landscapes of artist Bob Pennycook, and visit his website to see more of his work.     I remember painting landscapes as a teenager to give as gifts to my girlfriend. My girlfriend is now my wife and my teenage … [Read more]

Portfolio Review: Do You Have These Issues?

Gallery Show

by Carolyn Edlund I recently spoke with three artists who sought feedback on their portfolios. Each one faced different challenges. Do any of these situations resonate with you?     The Generalist – The first artist had a rather … [Read more]

Featured Artist Jasper Latané


Jasper Latané's expressive oil paintings capture the diversity and inner emotions of the subjects he paints. Visit his website to view more of his artwork.     When I was eleven, I stayed out of school to take a trip around the … [Read more]

3D Printing for Artists

Dinosaur sculptures made on a 3D printer.

by Carolyn Edlund 3D printing technology has the power to transform your art business through innovation in design and productivity.     Have you ever considered using 3D printing in designing artwork, or in your studio process? … [Read more]

Featured Artist Mark DeMent

Stacks Lightning & Zepplin

Digital artist Mark DeMent presents an intriguing and unusual portfolio. Visit his website to see more of his work.     I am a graphic designer and illustrator working in advertising and design. I have a degree in fine art and I … [Read more]

Featured Artist Ann Cheeks

Aspen Beauty

Landscape artist Ann Cheeks captures the natural beauty of the earth around her. To see more of her work, please visit her website.     For the love of it … earth, painting, life.     For the love of it … [Read more]

Introduction to Inbound Marketing for Artists

Inbound Marketing for Artists, by Samantha Ward of www.EaselyApp.com

by guest blogger Samantha Ward     These days, everyone is expected to have some sort of web presence, whether it’s an online shop, a website, or simply an updated Instagram account. The more content that an artist is creating … [Read more]

Featured Artist Cezara Kolesnik

Summer Day

Cezara Kolesnik's delightfully naive art reaches out to the inner child in each of us. Visit her website to see more of her work.     I was born in 1980 in the Republic of Moldova, a country with a dream name. Located at the … [Read more]

How Your Art is Juried … and How to Get Better Results

Want to get better results in juried competitions? Check out this article on www.ArtsyShark.com called "How Your Art is Juried and How to Get Better Results". Expert jurors share their best advice.

by Carolyn Edlund You've completed an application to an exhibition, show, festival or competition ... and hit "Send" while crossing your fingers. What are your chances with the jury?     I've juried thousands of artists over the … [Read more]

Featured Artist Sylvia Ditchburn

Ellery Creek Escarpment

Painter Sylvia Ditchburn captures the Australian landscape in bold colors. To see more of her work, please visit her website.     The bold and colourful acrylic and gouache works I create are the essence of my art. I am formally … [Read more]

Featured Artist Beatrice Lebreton


Artist Beatrice Lebreton creates symbolically-inspired artwork that tells a story. Visit her website to see more of her work.     Born and raised in France, I have been a creative person as far back as I can remember; drawing, … [Read more]

Upcoming Workshop on Wholesaling

Wholesale Intensive Workshop

Interested in pursuing opportunities in the wholesale marketplace? Join us for a one-day intensive workshop for artists and makers.     Co-sponsored by Assets for Artists, MASS MoCA and The Arts Business Institute, this Wholesale … [Read more]

Featured Artist Mark Larson

In the Tropics

Artist Mark Larson paints sweeping canvases that convey his love of nature, earth and wildlife. Visit his website to see more of his oil paintings.     Nature, and our relationship to it, has been a lifelong source of fascination … [Read more]