Art licensing today is a lucrative industry and a great way to supplement your art income. Find out how to approach buyers that may want to license your art or whether it is better for you to just hire a licensing agent to do it for you.
Your best ideas are only as good as how well you can sell them, and mastering the art of the pitch presentation takes time, research, and devotion.
An increasing number of print-on-demand sites, such as Zazzle and Café Press, are popping up on the Internet. Users can create customizable products featuring their own photos or other graphic designs. Unfortunately, there is very little stopping some of these users...
Aspiring actress Angela Yungk came to a point early in her career that many creatives can relate to. You're not happy...
Dian Holton's creativity knows no limits. Nor should it. She exemplifies the modern day “hybrid”, “portfolio” or...
It's every artist's dream to have their work in the permanent collections of The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Museum...
Boost productivity, be more effective, and take care of yourself with these creative habits.
Yes! You sold your artwork. Now it’s time to get it to the buyer or gallery in one piece. Learn the best practices for shipping and insuring your work.
If you’re like most DIY creatives, you are your own PR team. Make your work stand out from the crowd with these promotion hacks.
How do you spot credible and worthwhile open calls when there are so many to choose from? When you find one, how can you stand out?
How do you price your artwork so it’s attractive to potential buyers and also allows you to make a profit? While there is no one way that works for everyone, here are some guiding principles that can help get you started.
At what point does a creative work become protectable? Find out so you can ensure that your work is copyright protected.
From purchasing art multiples to scouring benefit art auctions, here are some tested approaches to collect art on a budget.
When preparing to present your services to a potential client, what should go into your pitch deck? From services offered to payment schedules, here’s how to create a deck that lands the gig.
About 375,000 visual artists in the U.S. claim to be self-employed, yet many don’t realize that their personal assets can be at risk. Find out how opening a corporation can help protect you.
There’s an art fair everywhere for everyone it seems and a plethora of opportunities for artists to participate. Is showing at one right for you? Here’s what questions you should ask and the pros and cons of exhibiting at an art fair so you can make an informed decision.
Artists use Pinterest to market their online platforms while offering a behind-the-scenes view of their daily inspirations. Here’s how to incorporate Pinterest into your art marketing strategy.
Can social media be an effective platform for expressing your political views? What the the pros and cons for your audience, potential buyers and employers? We talk to several artists who have experienced both outcomes.