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

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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

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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]

Art Promotion | Power of the Backstory

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How one successful artist uses a backstory. A few weeks back, I published post titled, "Selling Art with a Back Story." It was influenced by how back stories are used to sell multi-million dollar high-end  contemporary art, and how everyday artists … [Continue reading]

89 Cheap Ways to Promote Your Art Business

89 Cheap Ways to Promote Your Art Business

Discover easy cheap ways to promote your art business here. Here are some useful suggestions for you to promote your art career. You will find links to other Art Print Issues posts in the list. I mention this to emphasize the amount of free art … [Continue reading]

Nine Small Business Tools for Artist Entrepreneurs

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What small business tools do you use an entrepreneur? As an artist seeking to make a living, or at least generate income from selling your art and related products, you are a small business owner, and entrepreneur. This means you take on the tasks … [Continue reading]

Selling Art with a Back Story

THE SUPERMODEL AND THE BRILLO BOX Back Stories and Peculiar Economics from the World of Contemporary Art

I have been reading with fascination The Supermodel and the Brillo Box: Back Stories and Peculiar Economics from the World of Contemporary Art, a new book by economist Don Thompson. As Georgia Adam quotes, “Don Thompson lays bare the world of … [Continue reading]

Bad Ass Awesome Sauce Replay

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Happy July 4th! Pour some bad ass awesome sauce on your art career. We are taking a break this weekend to celebrate our national holiday in the U.S. Here is a replay of an article first published in July 2012. If anything, the advice has aged … [Continue reading]