New Educational Resource for the Art Community

The concept is to provide a free educational platform that teaches, supports and provides feedback for visual artists everywhere.

The Learning Experience: Better Online or In Person?

In a digital world people are craving face-to-face interaction, not only with an instructor but with other students and peers.

Meet Fiber Art Now

Our mandate is to connect artists to the resources that will help them with their career.

New Kickstarter Campaign Supports Free Art Education

by guest blogger Clara Lieu This art professor is launching a new project that offers online teaching for visual artists – free for people of all ages. Here is her idea.     I am a visual artist and adjunct professor at the Rhode Island School of Design where I have taught for the past decade. For the past […]

Business & Pricing Strategies for Artists

The Arts Business Institute, in partnership with F+W Publications, presents an online pricing course for artists and makers. Registration is now open; the course starts January 18, 2016.

Unexpected Opportunity Leads to Online Teaching

Pastel Artists UK spawned “The Pastel Academy Online” which is enabling me to put down the much needed information into course form.

New Course on Launching a Handmade Business

I’m excited to announce an upcoming online course for artists titled How to Launch a Successful Handmade Business, which starts on September 1, 2015.

What’s the Best Way to Learn Art?

Today classical leaning is being combined with contemporary concepts to create what may be a new Renaissance in art-making.

CERF Study Provides a Craft Industry Snapshot

This report is chock-full of thought-provoking statistics and information that any artist can use for planning, loss prevention and legacy building

Business Bootcamp for Artists

HandMade in America is co-sponsoring the October workshop with The Arts Business Institute, which focuses on helping artists and craftspeople take their businesses from local to the national marketplace.

Learning Opportunities for Artists

Coming up in February – Don’t Miss These Two Events to Build Your Business and Improve your Technique!

Winter Workshop Announcement

I will be running the workshop, and speaking on how artists can creatively market and promote their work. I hope you can join us there

Is Art School Worth the Money?

Art Schools top the list of institutions with the most deeply in-debt students.

Healing Arts

Art in healthcare is about bringing the artist’s sensibility to a patient – to encourage them to not be afraid of trying new things and to be creative.