10 Tips for Farmers Market Success

Tis the season for fresh fruits and vegetables …and local handmade works! If you’re participating in a local weekly market here are some great tips to increase your sales for the coming season. Select the Right Market. Visit the market before you apply, and take notes. How many people are making purchases? What types of […]

He doesn’t do this for fun… It’s for survival!

This chameleon has learned to survive by adapting. In this global marketplace adaptation is critical to your survival. You might not need to change your color… but there are dozens of ways to alter your brand just a little so that you can step into new markets and channels. You began your business with selling […]

The Art of Illustration

My style of art is very whimsical and based in story, so many of my projects focus on bringing a story to life or creating a new character with a story to tell.

The Art of Transportation

By staging figurative models and actual cars, each painting is developed from a design unique to my own vision, and enriched by exhaustive research and biographical study.

Partnering With a Gallery to Explore Market Readiness

Once they have decided that they are willing to try your product, make sure you have a good agreement in writing about how the sales price will be split, and how often you will be paid.

Pet Portraiture as a Business

These four artists offer commissioned portraits, created in a variety of different styles and mediums that range from whimsical to realistic, that suit every taste and preference

Jewelry Showcase

Four jewelry designers present stunning collections in our Jewelry Showcase. Each explains her technique, and why collectors love her handmade work!     Richelle Leigh Walk Gemstones are an intriguing material to work with. Their beauty and individual characteristics are the focus that leads my designs. Because of this, I am able to offer my […]

Tips for Sharing Your Art on Instagram

In the early days of managing your artist Instagram profile, it’s easy to become overzealous.

Is Depression Causing Your Creative Block?

Even if you love what you do and want to do something creative, if you are depressed, you may not be able to do anything.

Jewelry Designer Uses Innovative Marketing Approach

In order to promote her collection, she came up with the idea to have a “photo shoot party” and invite friends and fans to come and model her necklaces, earrings and bracelets.