This group is for anyone interested in sharing ideas about selling the work they create. Our goal is to offer reliable advice on how to price art, how to package and present art for sale, as well as how to sell in a range of markets.
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I was asked a little while back by anotherartist about how I sell my art... you know... how much do I charge?... who do I sell it to? and so on....so I thought I might share my answers to her with all of you...I hope you might find it…READ MORE
So often I just want to quit my 9-5 desk job and just paint. Juggling art and work has become cumbersome. I've got an itch to pursue selling my art full time, but the financial leap of faith scares me. Has anyone taken the giant leap from part-time…READ MORE
Earlier this year, I had someone contact me who was interested in one of my paintings. We discussed price, she seemed perfectly fine with it...then nothing happened and I lost contact with her for a couple months.Two weeks ago, she contacted me out…READ MORE
I wasn't sure where to post this. I decided to post it here because it is an important topic for presenting your artwork on the internet. It may not be for sale, but it is especially important when it is for sale.Mods, if you have a better place for…READ MORE
Hi all, it is so great to have this group! I am just starting to learn about new art markets in this digital world with all the reading I have been doing this last month, and I wanted to share a few links:I stumbled across this summit somehow in my…READ MORE
I have an 8X10 unframed painting on a canvas panel that I'm giving to a friend. I'm traveling by plane and was going to pack the canvas panel in my carry on suitcase. What can I wrap the painting in to keep it from getting damaged?It is completely…READ MORE
I've been using weebly for a couple years now but there are certain aspects of it I don't like and it's time for a change.I was wondering what websites people had for selling their art, showcasing, etc. Portfolios, web hosting, etsy...what do you…READ MORE
Hi AllI hope this discussion is appropriate. I am a glass artist, however I do not have access to a kiln anymore and therefore am unable to fire my pieces. I have now resorted to just drawing with various mediums and am hoping to host an exhibition…READ MORE
Ok.. so you have decided to try selling your art at fairs and markets, if so, you might need to take into consideration some of the following -There are a few do's and don'ts when it comes to displaying and selling at these events, I will try to…READ MORE
So I have finally finished painting like mad and am hoping for some sunny weather to come and dry my oils at top speed haha. I have to prepare for an Art and Craft Fair on Saturday, only problem is I have been allocated a TABLE not wall space ---…READ MORE