Exhibiting your art is one of the most exciting and important aspects of a working artist's life.
For many artists, the validation and exposure of working with a gallery is something they dream of and is often seen as the pinnacle of their artistic success.
But is this realistic?
How does the gallery world work?
There are many ways that you can exhibit your work and whether you choose a gallery or plan to only exhibit your own work,...
Hi there, I have a quick question before we get started. How would you like to win a one-on-one virtual coaching session with me to discuss your art business? I know I would love to connect with you.
A one-on-one coaching call is a powerful way to help you move forward on your artist journey. Whether you need help thinking through your art website, setting up an artist routine or organising your first exhibition, a...
This year has sprung us many unexpected surprises but it’s not too late to get the controls back and make your next three months your best time ever.
It’s true.... there are so many variables in your artist life that you simply can’t control the outcome of but you can control your actions. You can make plans. You can choose to pivot and change direction.
And the really good news is that you don’t have to wait for the...
Many artists struggle to make that transition of creating art as a hobby to becoming a happy, thriving working artist.
What use to be fun now seems like a lot of hard work.
The more prepared you are for this exciting transition, the easier it will be to keep your joy and get your art made.
In this episode we'll be looking at the 8 things you need to consider when turning your creativity into a revenue stream.
Download the checklist to assess how ready you are!
The Internet has changed everything.
There has never been a more exciting time for artists to share and sell their work online.
Even in these extraordinary times the internet has made it possible for artists to stay in business, connecting what they love to do with a receptive art audience willing to pay it’s worth.
‘I work with artists that have sold more in the pandemic than any other time in their careers.’
With 1000's of artists making fabulous art it's hard to stand out and get noticed.
In this episode we will be looking at 10 Smart Ways you can not only elevate your art but create a memorable, lasting experience for your art audience.
The dictionary describes an artist as someone who creates things with great skill and imagination. Developing your artistic skill is the first step you need to take to get your...
‘As connected as we are with technology, it’s also removed us from having real human connection!’
Your art life and art career will know many ups and downs. You will not always live at the pinnacle of your artistic success. You will know times of abundance and times of lack.
There are seasons when you will do more, feel more, sell more and moments when you just need to trust, stay calm and keep creating, expecting good...
Any form of art is a form of power; it has impact, it can affect change - it can not only move us, it makes us move. - Ossie Davis
At the time of this recording & blog we are in the middle of a pandemic.
Locally and globally we are all coming to terms with the effect of this raging outbreak.
Just this week I watched in disbelief as the Dutch Prime Minister announced drastic sanctions...
‘Success is having the freedom to do that what you love and get paid for it!’
THIS SHOCKED ME
Only one in five trained artists earn a living practicing their art!
This number shocked me. I know that being an artist is not easy but why do so few artists working today manage to make a living doing what they love?
This question took me on a quest. I wanted to find out why that one person in five could live off their art...
1. DETERMINE YOUR GOAL
When you are clear about what your goal is and what you want to achieve through your social media platforms then you can get really intentional and strategic. This takes away the guessing and gives you a clear idea of why and what to post.
2. CHOOSE A PLATFORM THAT SUITS YOUR NEEDS
There are so many really fun and effective...