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Catch–23

“Pears seem to be selling really well. I think I’ll paint some pears.” “Susie Smith sells figures really well. I think I’ll paint some figures.” “My gallery liked the blue painting really well. I’d better start painting more blue paintings.” … Continue reading

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I Often Think of Ted

In the mid 90s I was lucky enough to take a workshop from the inspirational Ted Goerschner. A tall, manly man with a “Tom Selleck” mustache and a gun rack in the back of his truck, Goerschner was a contradiction … Continue reading

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The Flip Side

Your signature is now on the front of your work, but what information do you put on the back? There are no hard and fast rules about what to write or include on the back of your artwork. Each artist … Continue reading

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Top Two Mistakes Artists Make at Open Studios

#1 Mistake at Open Studio Events Inconsistent and/or Inappropriate Pricing.  Let’s face it: most artists hate putting a price on their work. Emotionally it feels like taking a loved one and turning them into a product. But in order to … Continue reading

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What’s a Webinar?

  If you’ve never participated in a Webinar, let me tell you they are really quite fun. Once you register for one, you get a link emailed to you. A few minutes before the webinar begins, click on the link … Continue reading

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