A video based guide on how to run live art shows, some real world live art show examples, and announcing a HUGE contest if you follow the guide and run one. Let’s get started.


Intro to the Guide

A quick introduction (must watch) to the guide, what success here looks like, how to use the guide and what to pay attention to.

The Equipment You Need

You already have everything you need to run a live art show. You can use your cell phone, your laptop, or your desktop with a webcam.

Inventory and Pricing

Use what you have and keep it.  Some thoughts on inventory and pricing.

How to Get Paid

How to think through payment and accepting payment.

Where to Stream the Show

How to decide / think through where to stream the show.

Never run a live stream before?  No problem.  We have you covered.  Below you will find video tutorials on how to go live on Facebook and Instagram with your mobile phone. Step by step.

How To Announce The Show & What To Do After

You are ready to run your show.  Here is how to announce, run, and what to do afterwards.  All of this is extra credit.  You can run a show without it or you can go the extra mile.

Some Bonus Content to Help You Get Started

You want to see some complete shows?  No problem  Here are a few you can watch from start to finish.  Some things to watch for and some things to not worry about.

The Contest

Entering is REALLY simple.

How to Enter the Contest

    • All you have to do is run a live art show.
    • Email the link to the show to Carolyn at this address: [email protected] using the subject line: My Entry into the Contest. Don’t forget to include your name in the email!

That’s It. You run a show and you email Carolyn the link and you are entered to win.

Contest Length
The contest will run for a month starting today September 9th to October 9th.

The Prizes
There will be 3 winners chosen at random. The first winner will get the first pick, the second winner the second, and the third winner the last pick.

The prizes are the following

  1. A 3 Year Gold Membership to Art Storefronts – our top plan $5700 value
  2. An Instagram + FB Glowup. A $600 value
  3. A one hour Zoom call with Carolyn and Patrick from Art Storefronts. We will audit your current website, marketing, and business and offer advice and counsel and how you can grow it. You can ask us anything.


Contest FAQ

We will be adding to this list as the contest rolls along.

How do I get the link from FB or Instagram or Youtube Live Art Show?
Glad you asked. Follow this video. (Its super easy to do)


More FAQ’s coming soon.