The GDPR and Your Art Business

GDPR and your art business. Learn what you need to do to comply with the new laws.

by guest blogger Mckenna Hallett What you need to know to comply with new online privacy laws.     By now, everyone has likely seen the activity by so many large (and not so large) companies who are announcing new privacy … [Read more]

Featured Artist Coba Beukman

Artist Coba Beukman’s portraits in oil are a celebration of the individual—an acknowledgement of who they are and their life story. See more of Coba’s portfolio visiting her website.     I once saw a question posed by a fellow … [Read more]

Featured Artist Curtis Benzle

“Mundo Dorado” Porcelain, 12” x 7” x 3.5” by artist Curtis Benzle. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Curtis Benzle tests the limits of clay, creating luminous, translucent porcelain pieces that combine inner and outer worlds, light and shadow, reality and emotion. To see more of his work, visit his website.     I have had … [Read more]

Featured Artist Amy Flynn

“Shirley Temple of Doom,” “Little Orphan Cannie,” and “Eye Am a Camera” Mixed Media, Various Sizes by artist Amy Flynn. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Combining two of her favorite things - art and shopping - artist Amy Flynn scours flea markets and antique stores to find parts for her whimsical sculptures. View her website to see more.     Since I started making my Fobots® … [Read more]

Featured Artist Gill Bustamante

"Messengers of The Gods" Oil, 40" x 40" by artist Gill Bustamante. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Gill Bustamante’s landscapes with animals are filled with a shimmering, otherworldly light and dreamlike colors. View more of her work by visiting her website.     Hello! I am an artist based in Sussex and I paint large … [Read more]

Find and Focus on Your Art Market

Find and Focus on Your Art Market. Read about it at www.Artsyshark.com

by Carolyn Edlund Are you going in too many directions with your art business? You'll achieve better results by getting organized and focus on appropriate markets.     I speak with a lot of artists individually, and often ask … [Read more]

Artist Showcase, Late Spring 2018

"Sunshine on My Shoulders" Fluid Acrylic on Canvas, 36" x 36" by artist Marita Gentry. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Enjoy this stunning Showcase of Art featuring works by invited artists. We asked each one to share their purpose, inspiration or the creative process behind their work. Click on the artist's name to view more of their … [Read more]

Featured Artist Joanie Landau

“Need to Dance” Digital Collagraph, 30” x 30” by artist Joanie Landau. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Inspired by the urban landscape, the collagraphs of artist Joanie Landau are comprised of stark images in black and white, or saturated color. Visit her website to see more of her work.     As a young artist, I discovered and … [Read more]

Featured Artist Mark Hersch

"Phelan Building, San Francisco, Photography, 40" x 32" by artist Mark Hersch. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Using a technique he calls “rephotography,” artist Mark Hersch gives viewers a sense of the passage of time by combining historic archival images with his own photography. Visit his website to see more of his … [Read more]

Featured Artist Amy Pleasant

“Something Worth Waiting For” Acrylic on Canvas, 24” x 36” by artist Amy Pleasant. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Artist Amy Pleasant’s brightly colorful mixed media paintings, focus on the past merging with our collective future. Visit her website to learn more.     Although painting is my passion and I have been drawing since I was a small … [Read more]

How Artists Can Approach the Press

How Artists can Approach the Press. Read about it at www.ArtsyShark.com

by Carolyn Edlund Want to attract press attention for your art? A thoughtful, planned approach gets the best results.     Successfully making connections with press members and others who are able to help promote and share your … [Read more]

Featured Artist Chris Navarro

“Twenty % Chance of Flurries” Bronze Sculpture, 13’ x 15’ by artist Chris Navarro. See his portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Known for monumental bronze sculptures, artist Chris Navarro focuses on the untamed world of the American cowboy and animals of the American West. Visit his website to learn more.     I am a national award-winning artist from … [Read more]

Featured Artist Leanne Fink

"Call of the Canyon" Oil on Linen, 24" x 24" by artist Leanne Fink. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Inspired by the lush countryside around her, Leanne Fink creates visually dynamic paintings filled with vivid color. Visit her website to see more of her art.     Artists are unique in that we are willing to bare our souls to the … [Read more]

Featured Artist Amy Guion Clay

"First Thought, Best Thought #20" Acrylic and Toner on Paper, 10" x 13" by artist Amy Guion Clay. See her portfolio by visiting www.ArtsyShark.com

Amy Guion Clay's abstracts are richly layered and filled with soft earth tones that express a world beyond the visual. To see more of this artist’s work, visit her website.     In life and art, I long for the horizon. There is an … [Read more]