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Watch -- When You feel like Quitting

On the days when you feel like quitting — there will be days like this — watch this brief video, shown below, and remember that it is just all part of the creative process. 73 more words

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Sally Mann -- Hold Still: A Memoir with Photographs

I am excited to read Sally Mann’s new memoir, Hold Still: A Memoir with Photographs.  I was first introduced to Mann’s work during college.  I have most of Mann’s books containing her work, and I have been fortunate enough to see her work in person in galleries and museums in Manhattan.   300 more words


A Great Example!

I write and talk to a lot of people about the importance of the artist’s website as the most important marketing tool.  We have featured posts about the essential elements to a successful artist website on this blog in earlier posts, and I feel it will be a continuing topic for many years to come. 54 more words

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In 'The Zone'

Have you ever experienced ‘the zone’ — the magical place where everything seems to come together while you work?  I am grateful for these times.  I have given some thought to what helps create ‘the zone’ where everything flows smoothly — almost effortlessly, while working.   408 more words

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Artist Tip - Marketing is part of your work

I talk to a lot of artists who love their studio time and make a point to schedule it so that the rest of their lives do not get in the way. 217 more words


Stop the Game

I don’t know about you, but when I was a teenager I was imprisoned by insecurity. It literally kept me locked up. I was afraid to move, to speak, to express my inner self for fear of— 706 more words

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Artist Tip - Funding

I have spoken with a few artists who have not sold much work lately but have projects they want to begin.  It is tough as an artist who feeds a project with the profit from the last.   118 more words

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