It really comes down to having a track record of exhibitions, a strong body of work and regularly putting yourself out there.
Taking commissions isn’t for everyone; it requires a mindset where the artist is excited about the collaborative effort involved in producing a personalized piece of art.
The more highly ranked the other site, the more “link juice” it provides. Google’s search engine likes to see backlinks that come from authoritative websites, which helps to distinguish yours as worthy of a visit.
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A signed contract from both parties, the artist and the venue, is a must to make sure every transaction is transparent and both parties are protected from the unforeseen.
In a digital world people are craving face-to-face interaction, not only with an instructor but with other students and peers.
That’s what makes wholesale such a great foundation for a business. Instead of having to convince 20 people to buy your thing, you only have to convince one person – the store manager or buyer.
Our mandate is to connect artists to the resources that will help them with their career.
Sometimes artists say they “don’t want to bother people” or feel uncomfortable following up with prospects who didn’t make the purchase.
It can be challenging to select work for a portfolio presentation that will make maximum impact and be memorable.
Artists who are recognized as experts usually have a niche to focus on. They become a specialist in an area of their choosing.
Silence can be your friend, and a great tool to move from the sale to the close.