How to Price Your Art to Make More Money

How to price your art to make money

Pricing your artwork need not be a mystery. The moment you make a mistake in pricing, you're eating into your reputation or your profits. - Katharine Paine Pricing Art Properly Is Challenging For visual artists and other creatives, learning how … [Continue reading]

The Psychology of Pricing Art Revisited

This is an updated replay of a highly favored post. Its popularity is is no surprise because questions about pricing are vexing for artists. Stay tuned for an an all new post with very encouraging information on pricing next week.

Pricing art, like art itself, is subjective. The subject of pricing art almost always manages to become part of the conversation whenever artists discuss the business of art. There is as much angst and confusion around pricing art as anything … [Continue reading]

Five Ways to Boost Your Art Career

Boost your art career

Discover Practical Advice to Boost Your Art Career. I launched this blog in 2005. Since then I have published nearly 600 art marketing and art business articles. Here are select posts from five broad categories you can use the ideas in any of them … [Continue reading]

5 Reasons Networking Rockets Art Careers

Networking for Artists Rocket

The importance of networking for artists cannot be overstated. Are your low sales due to not enough qualified buyers seeing your art? You will go far in fixing the problem by learning effective networking techniques. Here are five benefits of … [Continue reading]

The First Rule of the Art Business

The First Rule of the Art Business

You must understand and obey the first rule of the art business. Rule #1 is based on the ironclad premise that on the business side of your career nothing happens until somebody buys your art. You can make the most beautiful, powerful, spellbinding … [Continue reading]

Selling Art in Interior Design Centers

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Investigate selling art in interior design centers to make wholesale art sales. An art sales showroom in the International Home Furnishings Center in High Point, North Carolina Let’s start with describing what is a design center, and where they … [Continue reading]

Kickstarter Art Project Success Story

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Learn how Tina Mammoser’s Kickstarter art project hit stretch goals. [Editor's note: I have known Tina Mammoser and and admired her art and her numerous contributions to the art community since meeting her on WetCanvas.com many years ago. In this … [Continue reading]

5 Reasons Why Selling Art to Interior Designers Rocks

Selling art to designers

Selling art to interior designers will boost your career. Here's how: 1.            Stress-free, quick sales 2.            Get paid immediately 3.            Curriculum vitae or resume not required 4.            Top interior designers are repeat … [Continue reading]

Does Your Authentic Self Include Making Art for Money

Making money making art

Many artists dance around the subject of making art for money. There is among some, in and outside the art community, a persistent and pervasive notion that making art for money is somehow a bad thing. Really! Why? If you really look at it from … [Continue reading]

11 Great Ideas to Cure Writer’s Block

I am fascinated with Belinda Chlouber’s blogging and illustrations related to her recent cochlear implant.

Here is a guest post from Alyson Stanfield. Discover easy ways to create content your prospects want to know from my friend, and every artist's friend, Alyson Stanfield, the Art Biz Coach.  Check out her powerhouse Art Biz Makeover workshop in … [Continue reading]