Our New Online Art Gallery Just Launched!

Our new gallery website is a robust e-commerce platform where we are presenting and selling the work of selected artists who have been previously featured on the Artsy Shark website.

How I Got My Art Placed on TV and Movie Sets

Some artists have an agent who tries to make these connections for them, but she did this herself.

The Pain and Power of Tough Criticism

Have you ever received criticism that was hard to take, yet has made a major change in the way you approach your studio work?

Video Marketing & Artists: Quality Matters

Can a video that shows your studio practice in an emotionally compelling way communicate what you do effectively and build the value of your work too?

What Your Customers Can Teach You

There is much to be said for coming face-to-face with the public once in a while.

Twitter Hashtags Best Practices for Artists

Hashtags are a must-have when you want your shared artwork to be discovered.

How Smart Marketing Boosted My Art Business

Probably my most successful attempt at exposure so far was responding to a news report.

A Distinctive Body of Work

This unique spin on photography that uses the nude human body, whimsy and themes is a strong pull for the customer, and has served Allan Teger well for over 40 years

Upcoming Webinar: Get Ready to Market Your Art

Ready to start marketing and selling your art or handmade work? Join me for this upcoming webinar for strategies to build your creative business.

Sell More of Your Art With Crowdfunding

by guest blogger Andy Derrick To build a sustainable, full-time career creating your art you must work to diversify your streams of income. One of the most effective ways successful artists have done this is by selling reproduction prints of their artwork.     The beauty of selling reproduction prints is that it extends the […]

Is Your Art Priced Correctly?

Let’s take a look at a basic pricing formula that any artist can use to be sure they are actually making money.

Collection Strategies for Artists

Rest assured that there are collection strategies that work and can save your sanity, too.

Problems Getting Paid? How to Never Get Stiffed Again

Make it clear from the very beginning that you require timely payment of your invoice, or monthly check, etc. or that you will take action, and then do it.

What’s Going Right with Your Art Business?

But the way we build our small businesses is not only by finding out what’s wrong. It’s building on the positive, acknowledging what we are doing right, and what we have accomplished.