Oct, 2017 3:42 pm

ART INKS TOP TEN MARKETING TIPS

2018-02-15T09:22:36-07:00By |Marketing Tips, Our Services|3 Comments

1. Tell your story. How do you describe your work? Be ready with an engaging narrative. Try describing what you do to a friend and have them summarize it for you. 2. Simplify. Focus on the things you care most about and drop the projects you are less interested in. You only have so [...]

Jan, 2017 12:10 pm

Copyright FAQ’s

2017-03-15T16:23:06-07:00By |Marketing Tips|0 Comments

Where can I get copyright-free images for reference? Often as an artist you need images to incorporate into your artwork either as reference, part of a collage, or some other element. But, as an artist, you also know that you don't want to infringe on anyone's copyright by downloading random images from the internet. [...]

Nov, 2015 4:30 pm

Instagram Tips for Artists

2017-03-15T16:30:27-07:00By |Marketing Tips|0 Comments

An instant connection to a whole world of potential admirers Instagram is an increasingly popular on-line community built around an "as-it-happens" stream of photos (short videos now too). Members upload their photos and add a short description that often includes hashtags - a word or phrase beginning with the # sign. These hashtags become clickable [...]

Aug, 2014 1:24 pm

Protect Your Copyrights

2017-03-15T16:35:56-07:00By |Marketing Tips|0 Comments

Perhaps you have heard of CARFAC (Canadian Artists’ Representation/Le Front des artistes canadiens). This professional organization for visual artists is a well respected voice for artists. But have you heard of CARFAC's related organization CARCC? CARCC (Canadian Artists Representation Copyright Collective) licenses and administers copyright for visual and media artists in Canada. Here's how CARCC might help you: [...]

Apr, 2014 1:23 pm

How to Price Your Artwork

2017-03-15T16:38:12-07:00By |Marketing Tips|0 Comments

We often have artists ask us how much they should price their prints for, which usually leads to a larger discussion of how much to charge for their originals in relation to prints and giclees. While there are no hard and fast rules, it is a good idea to have a formula that makes [...]