Telling your artist story is an effective method of making that important connection to your audience.
When a website is the means you have to communicate about your art, you must be sure to share enough information about yourself, your inspiration and your technique to make a connection with the viewer.
One of the weaknesses I see quite frequently, especially with beginning artists but also sometimes with very experienced ones, is a lack of focus in their portfolios.
Many of my studio furnishings were found in used building supply and consignment stores, and I was creative with the use of inexpensive hardware and bartering.
by Carolyn Edlund Considering selling your work to corporate clients? Here’s what you need to know. The corporate art market offers opportunities for artists to sell their work for display in environments such as office buildings, hospitals, hotels, restaurants, municipal agencies, colleges and universities, senior living facilities, and many other settings. Buyers and decision […]
What are the reasons corporations collect art? There are definite benefits to the company, their employees, clients and the community, as well as to the artists represented in those collections.
Where I see a debilitating lack of self-esteem is not in their artistic practices, but rather in the business activities that are necessary to make them self-sustaining.
How do self-employed artists balance studio and administrative time without losing their minds?
Many artists cultivate multiple ways of earning, and have found that teaching is a popular option that can take various forms.
ProductViz provides quality portfolio-caliber pictures of artwork. We show artists work in an interior setting.
Artists may add a much-needed price point spread, or even attract an entirely new audience who are not prospective collectors of original art.
Placing fewer, stronger works on the wall can also give the visitor an appetite for more.
Turning what is, initially, a customer’s thoughts into a creative design good enough for them to get tattooed permanently onto their skin is what really makes it worthwhile.
by Tracy Leigh Hazzard Here are four artists using 3D Printing in their art or artistic process. You be the judge. Are they Artists or Makers? Every time I turn around there is a new art tool introduced on the market. My mom, abstract artist RoseMarie Davio’s studio is full of the latest […]