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Join us for a free webinar on July 7th, 2015 that addresses the biggest marketing mistakes that artists make, and how to resolve them now.

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Tips for Speaking About Your Art

At a gallery show

Most people feel that they could never be an artist themselves, and meeting people who are really talented is a treat.

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Smart Marketing Strategy: Serve Up Your Art

In Situ photo of artwork by Paula Ogier

As the artist, you are in a perfect position to make those recommendations on how and where your work should be displayed.

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3 Art Marketing Goals that Help Sell Your Work

Making a Sale

Very few sales are made on the first contact with a prospective buyer, unless you are selling a lower-priced or impulse item.

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My Disastrous First Art Show

Art & Craft Fair

My sales were slow. They dragged. Shoppers looked, and didn’t understand what to do with what I made.

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Artists … Exit Your Comfort Zone

Exit Your Comfort Zone

by guest blogger Kelly Heck 4 Marketing Techniques YOU Can Use to Boost Your Web Presence     1. Your work is pretty… now what? You have an amazing portfolio to share with the world. You set up a website with your artistry, your bio, and an online form. Why isn’t the world reacting to […]

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You’re Probably Doing It Wrong

Taking a professional image of your artwork

It should go without saying— having quality digital images is 100% critical for your art business.

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Playing Up

Play Up

For many people who have reached their goals and been blessed with success, gratification comes not through more conquest, but through helping others.

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Art & Meditation: Interview with Joyce Huntington

"Grace" by artist Joyce Huntington

For the past 10 years, I have devoted my painting almost exclusively to interpreting and portraying the visions I have during meditations or dreams.

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Avoid These Mistakes to Build an Effective Art Portfolio

Hows Your Portfolio

You never know when you might have a great opportunity and need to show your best work at a moment’s notice.

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Amazon vs. Etsy – Who Will Win?

Amazon v Etsy

Although it’s too early to tell which way things will fall, events are happening at a rapid pace that may affect the outcome of this upcoming rivalry.

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Art with a Healing Touch

Julie Mader Art Collage

Art making is a healing act because it allows communication with the deepest and wildest part of my soul that honors this knowing.

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Is Fear Running Your Art Business?

Go Confidently

Most every artist deals with some level of fear, manifesting itself in a variety of ways.

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How I Launched a Sustainable Business as an Artist

Jake Pfeifer in the studio

Glassblower and guest blogger Jake Pfeifer grew a solid business selling his work. Here’s his story and best advice for other new entrepreneurs.     Creating glass art pieces is my life’s work.  I have known this since I was 14, when I visited an open air glass blowing studio in Bermuda while on a family […]

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