Critical Errors Artists Make Following Art Marketing Advice
This is in response to an article by Lori McNee at the Artists Network. Some of the advice that is given can cause serious damage to any artists online brand.
I have written about learning how to market art online. This will be the first time I have written a rebuttal piece due to how bad the suggestions are.Continue reading 7 Free Ways To Never Market And Promote Your Art Online
How Do I Sell Myself As An Artist?
Believe it or not this topic is where most artists fail. I wish to dive into key 101 factors in knowing how to start marketing art.
This article is for entry level artists or those who are younger and have little to no experience. It is a foundation upon which to build.Continue reading How Do I Start Marketing My Art
Defining What A Platform Is For Artists
A platform can be any location where independent artists share their work with the world. This definition is important for it can also incorporate historically traditional venues.
While today we often think of a platform involving the internet, it does not always. Nevertheless I will bring out the key components of which platforms are the most critical and best to have.Continue reading What Platform Is Best For Artists
Defining Scale In Art
In the most simplistic terms, scale in art is the comparison by size of objects within the art to other objects. Scale is naturally recognized by the human eye in building associations.
If Scale in art is intended to appear natural, we gain depth, a sense of distance, and maintain natural realism within the art. This is achieved due to the relative positioning and size between objects.Continue reading What Is Scale In Art And How Is It Used
Using Screws And Nails In Wood
Any woodworker would know the practice of using screws or nails. The question of whether or not they should be used in wood artwork can be an issue.
There will be times when it is unavoidable. This matter really comes down to a few key factors. What is the purpose, design, and skill level of the wood artist.Continue reading Should Screws Or Nails Be Used With Wood Artwork