Networking with Artists

Gallery crowd in Ft Myers

You might think of other artists as primarily competition, but I’d encourage you to consider how your art community is actually a perfect place to start your own network.

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Beware of Art Gallery Cash Flow Problems!

woman with cash

A savvy artist protects herself upfront. Before you drop off your work, be sure you have a good contract with the gallery!

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How to Run a Phenomenally Successful Crowdfunding Campaign

Hughes Pottery Kickstarter

I was shocked at total strangers and distant acquaintances whom I barely spoke to who threw themselves into our campaign with gusto.

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Reaping Profits through Copyright Infringement

More examples of blatant copyright infringement.

Anyone who’s followed lawsuits against companies like Amazon knows that these large companies refuse to take responsibility for the widespread infringement that is cultivated on their websites

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Is Social Media Really The Key to Selling Art Online?

A conversation

You may be picking up lots of new followers and fans, but are any of them actually buying – or even thinking about buying – the pieces you’ve spent hours working on?

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Holiday Shopping Starts Now. Are You Ready?

timer

Holiday shoppers are in thinking mode and putting their loved ones on lists and setting up budgets.

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Art & The City

24 Hour Paradise

These artists share their unique impressions of life downtown in this look at Urban Art.

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How to Love Rejection

cocoon

If you’re getting rejected that means you are doing your work and getting it out the door.

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Consistency is Key to Making Art Sales

Wandering Vines

Part of your job as an artist and an entrepreneur is to build trust with your network, your associates and your collectors.

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The Lay of the Landscape

Landscape by Bernie Marks

Artsy Shark celebrates the diversity of styles, colors and ideas that our artist friends use in their own interpretations of this popular theme.

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Everything Artists Need to Know about Email Marketing

Artsy Shark Success Guide to Email Marketing for Artists

The course is over 130pages long, with five videos, self-evaluations and checklists. We’ve also included tons of bonus materials that will help you get your own email marketing program launched easily.

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10 Website Mistakes that Kill Your Art Sales

Lisa Goesling website

A confused customer won’t buy; avoid that problem by providing all the details about becoming a collector of your art.

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Build Your Opportunities Through Commitment

Ripples on Pond

Commit yourself to a level of professionalism in everything connected with your business as an artist. Set your bar to a high level and live there.

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The Art of Color

A Bird in the Hand

Enjoy this photo article as artist friends share their work and talk about the importance of color in their art.

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