Thinking of selling your art through commissioned pieces? Lee Hammond has some general rules you should know.
To a large extent, the success of the presentation of your paintings and drawings literally hangs on the hardware you choose. A little knowledge could save your art!
The important thing about sketchbooks is not what they cost but whether they suit an artist's individual artistic needs. Learn more from Drawing magazine.
With art supplies, drawing materials, papers, paints, and pieces begging to be part of an assemblage, this place felt like a candy store, for artists.
This article was excerpted from the 2017 Artist’s and Graphic Designer’s Market. Original article written by Luke McLaughlin. Less Is More The first and most important rule of a great portfolio is to use as few images as possible to show the best work you can do. A common mistake beginners...
I recently experienced an art scam which the art community should read about in hope that it acts as a warning.
Your blog’s got it made where pretty pictures are concerned (you’re an artist, after all!) but is its engagement enough for visitors to return again and again? We all enjoy looking at beautiful things, but what do we love even more? Being seen and acknowledged. Engaging with others is the key...
Here’s a list of 8 Pinterest boards for artists, along with some tips on how to use Pinterest for your art business and for inspiration.
Do you dread the process of writing your artist’s statement? Is there such a thing as writing an easy artist’s statement? It’s my hope that the 10 tips here can make the process feel more authentic and much less daunting. An artist’s statement is a general introduction to your work. It...
“How do you know when a painting is finished?” Johannes Vloothuis answers this question on painting for beginners.