The Turner Prize Courts controversy. This years winner Martin Boyce has again been greeted with the usual disdain. The Guardian‘s Jonathan Jones argues the case for George Shaw (above)- another of the 4 contenders. And I’m inclined to agree with him. Although I quite like … Continue readingAppreciating Great Art Not Marketing?
There’s no doubt that Print on demand services are a godsend. Cards and books displaying your art can be obtained at a fraction of the cost of conventional printers. But you need to be careful! Otherwise, like me last week, You can make expensive mistakes. … Continue readingArtist’s guidelines for using Print on demand services!
I have a love hate relationship with Print on demand services! On one hand they’re cheap. And cheap is good when you’re counting the pennies. The trouble is that you have to get things absolutely right, otherwise cheap turns into expensive. I’ve just had a … Continue readingPublicising an event – using Print on Demand services.
Sometimes life can overwhelm you! As I found in the recent run up to open Studios. You might have noticed in last weeks post! Caught up in preparations and keeping up with wider exhibitions and promotions. It was going fairly well until the Wednesday before … Continue readingArtists, 5 tips for coping with overload!
Sometimes working alone can feel demoralising! I feel I’ve achieved nothing and that I’ll never succeed… It’s at times like these I realise the importance of business plans and goals. And why everyone needs to stop and assess their progress from time to time. This … Continue readingThis Artist is saying “Goodbye” to Procrastination!