50 Things Artists Can Do While Self-Isolated

The Coronavirus pandemic has led to a cascade of event cancellations and the loss of opportunities for many artists and self-isolation. What do we do now?

Artists and Legacy Planning

How important is it to plan for your art career to outlive you? Elizabeth Hulings, heir and manager of her artist father’s estate, explains how to prepare for your artist legacy.

Top Art Fairs in America 2020

by guest blogger Connie Mettler Each year, Art Fair Calendar surveys art lovers and fans to determine and rank the best fairs and festivals in the U.S. Here’s their 2020 lineup.     Chicago’s Old Town Art Fair was named the #1 art fair in the country in the 2019 ArtFairCalendar.com’s 8th “Best Art Fair […]

12 Essentials for your Website Shopping Cart or Product Pages

Having a website is one of the primary marketing channels available to Artists. If you are considering adding a way for collectors to buy directly from your website, you are not alone.

How One Artist Exploded Her Social Media Following

Potter Julie Spako didn’t start out to become a social media start, but she found a method of building an enormous following on Instagram and Pinterest, which has increased her sales.

Lessons Learned While Building a Small Business

What has been most effective in my own business has a lot in common with the artists I’ve worked with who are building their own.

Engage the Senses with Your Booth Display

Appeal to shoppers with a display of your art or handmade work that presents beautifully and invites sensory engagement.

4 Essential Strategies for Selling Art Online

Many artists want to capture a piece of the online market. Use these strategies to provide a compelling customer experience that leads to the sale.

How Designers Select Art for Interiors

Artist and color consultant Barbara Jacobs  shares insights about working with designers and their clients.

What Artists Must Know about Exhibiting at Art Fairs

Ray Beldner, the founder of stARTup Art Fair, gives an inside look at the art fair world, and what artists should know before committing to exhibit at these events.

New Report on the Working Artist

This groundbreaking new report explodes myths about visual artists. It measures their impact on the economy and society, and reveals the importance of business education to their success.

Become an Art Collector

Guest writer and color expert Amy Wax shares compelling reasons to become an art collector.

5 Ways to Grow Your Art Business

Working as an artist and growing a successful business at the same time can feel overwhelming. Use these tips to stay focused, consistent and motivated.

Why Do People Buy Art?

Art fills many practical functions in customer’s lives, but other factors are part of the decision, too.