The Key to Creativity is Not as Elusive as You Think

The Key to Creativity is Not as Elusive as You Think

As an artist, your job depends on your creativity. And, when you feel like your creativity is waning, the pressure can start to build. In moments when you can’t feel the ideas coming to you, it can lead to a cycle of inaction. You’ve hit a roadblock. But, the best way to break the cycle? Get to work.

Read More

Three things to consider before you seek gallery representation

Three things to consider before you seek gallery representation

Finding a gallery is very similar to dating. Before you know who is the right person for you, you don’t just need to know yourself but also what you expect from a relationship. Engaging with a gallery is very similar. Think about what you want and do your research.

Read More

Two reasons not to use social media to promote your art

Two reasons not to use social media to promote your art

Have you ever halfheartedly started posting to social media and given up a month later? When your friends ask you why, you tell them that you did not get any art sales out of it so you don’t see the point? As tempting as it is to give up, it’s not necessarily the right way to go.

Read More

Mind-Changing Responses for Art Career Skeptics

Mind-Changing Responses for Art Career Skeptics

There Are Always Going to be Doubters. These are the people that, no matter how excited you are about creating art, will try to convince you that being a professional artist is not the career path you should go down. It’s frustrating to have to explain yourself, for sure, but there’s no need to be up in arms.

Read More