We must remember the business ethics and skills of our great grandparents generation. A heart-felt thank you isn’t old fashioned! (more…)
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Are there really specific habits of successful artists? (third in a series)
Some people quit when they are faced with adversity, but successful artists don’t. They see road blocks or problems as a chance to grow and learn Persistence is the difference between the successful artist and one who quits. The quitter simply lost their focus. (more…)
Are there really specific habits of successful artists? (Second in a Series)
Aspiring artists often imagine what it would be like to make money from their artwork. They have high levels of ability, talent and desire, but find themselves working in less than rewarding day jobs. If you expect to eventually get paid, or increase the prices your work commands, then you must have a business plan (more…)
Are there really specific habits of successful artists?
Recently I was asked if I thought there were specific habits that helped aspiring artists become successful. Several other questions followed…What do I need to do? What resources are available? Where can I get the help? Who can guide me? Do I need a business plan? (more…)
Receiving Critique as an artist
Receiving Critique as an Artist Several years ago, I took a duck decoy that I was particularly proud of, to an artist and asked for a critique.