Category: Tips for Artists

Inspiration, Insight, and Advice

People often ask about inspiration. When does it strike? How do I get inspiration? The answer is, well, sometimes it happens, and sometimes it doesn’t. A major part of being an artist is recognizing when one needs a break. Much like a writer getting writer’s block, sometimes it’s best to come back to a piece… Read more »

The Do’s & Don’ts of Pricing Your Artwork

Making a living as an independent artist is no walk in the park. Not only do you have to produce enough work to make up your income, you also are responsible for marketing, selling, and shipping/delivering it to your buyers. Being an independent artist also means you have to be a bit of a business… Read more »

How to Tap into Your Creativity as an Artist

Just because you love something, doesn’t mean it isn’t hard. If you’re an artist, this is a truth you know very well. Whether you write, paint, draw, woodwork, make fiber art, or do any other type of creative work, we’ve all had periods where we feel blocked and unproductive. But the best things in life… Read more »