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The “Not Ice Bucket” Challenge

Again, thanks for your great questions and comments on the previous blog posts. Your input is invaluable as we put together materials designed to help you achieve your goals and…

Lessons I Learned Working From Home

During the last month, I gained a new appreciation for those of you who work from a studio in your home. Carrie and I decided that there was no good…

The Art of Being Grateful

Sometimes as an artist, it is easy to focus on your frustration when you compare where you currently are to where you would like to be regarding your art career…

Money Management for Artists

As you move forward on your path as an artist, it is sometimes a challenge to manage the money that comes from the sales of your artwork. If your goal…

The Many Challenges an Artist Faces

My father is an artist. For much of my childhood, my father spent part of his time pursuing his art, and the rest working to make ends meet. Eventually, he…

Defining Your Success as an Artist

There is no one-size-fits-all definition of success for an artist One of the great advantages of pursuing art is the personal freedom you enjoy as an artist. As an artist,…

Could This be Why Artists Have a Hard Time Finding Local Representation?

I heard a story on NPR this morning about why managers have a hard time accepting creative ideas from their subordinates. ┬áRecent research suggests it’s not that managers inherently dislike…

Free Broadcast | Ask Barney & Jason | Open Q&A Session

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014 | 4:00 p.m. Mountain In this month’s broadcast, you get to pick the topics and and ask the questions. Barney and Jason will be taking your…

Earning Potential | Can a Fine Artist Make a Comfortable Living?

As an art gallery owner, I have the opportunity to spend a lot of time with artists. I get to interact with artists across the spectrum – from those who…