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Online Art Auction – How Successful Is An Online Art Auction For Local Artists?

Online Art Auction

In 2014 I took part in an online art auction set up by Kent Creative Arts.

The Online Art Auction was a simple and easy way to sell artwork without having to worry about promotion, marketing or dealing with the sales process. From the perspective of the buyer it was a simple and easy way to buy unique artwork from local artists. Continue reading Online Art Auction – How Successful Is An Online Art Auction For Local Artists?

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Buy Original Art – Why Buy Original Art For Your Home?

Buy Original Art

We like to live in a little bit of luxury, feel comfortable and be able to relax. This is so central to our well-being and we really don’t spend enough time doing it!

Why not?

We’re so busy and our homes are filled with distracting technology. No time to relax when our TV programmes are on, or our phone or tablet demands our attention. All these things keep our minds constantly ticking and unable to slow down.

How can we facilitate an environment which is conducive to being able to relax? Continue reading Buy Original Art – Why Buy Original Art For Your Home?

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Artist CV – How To Write An Artist’s CV Which Doesn’t Suck

Artist CV

Whenever you want to apply for an exhibition, gallery or art show, or even just reaching out and promoting your art, it’s important to have a way of presenting factual information about yourself. An artist CV should be able to tell the reader about you and art-related activities you’ve undertaken. It’s not a selling tool like your art collections or statement – but a factual document. Continue reading Artist CV – How To Write An Artist’s CV Which Doesn’t Suck

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Artist Statement – 6 Essential Steps To Create A Superior Artist’s Statement

Artist Statement

There is one important thing to remember when writing your Artist Statement; people don’t just buy art, they buy into the artist. This is your secondary tool which will help you sell your art; they’ve seen the visuals, you’ve hooked them in and now they want to find out more. Continue reading Artist Statement – 6 Essential Steps To Create A Superior Artist’s Statement

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James Green – Art Beyond The Paint Brush – Why this Artwork Opened My Eyes

James Green

I’ll admit it, I’m quite traditional. While I realise that art takes many forms, I’m a true believer that ‘classical’ artist is someone who picks up a brush and paints. How can you enter a landscape art competition in any other format?

Ha!

By watching Sky Arts Landscape Artist of the Year I’ve discovered more, and you  know what?

I liked it! Continue reading James Green – Art Beyond The Paint Brush – Why this Artwork Opened My Eyes

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Magical Woodland and Seascape Art Inspiration From Nerine Tassie

Nerine Tassie

Today I’m privileged to be able to share with you a short interview with artist Nerine Tassie, winner of the third heat of Landscape Artist of the Year 2015. She has a unique magical style which has inspired me to experiment with different types of paints and techniques – find out more about her below. Continue reading Magical Woodland and Seascape Art Inspiration From Nerine Tassie

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An Inspiring Interview With Popular Contemporary Artist Erin Hanson

Erin Hanson

I am privileged to be able to share a short interview with you of one of my newly discovered and now favourite contemporary artists. Erin Hanson is such a prolific artist and her work is truly beautiful. Read on to find out a bit more about her unique way of working. Continue reading An Inspiring Interview With Popular Contemporary Artist Erin Hanson