What would you do? Do you need permission to use someone’s likeness in art?

Disclaimer: This post touches on issues that may be legal in nature. This blog does not offer nor claim to offer legal advice. If you have questions on this issue…

Free Broadcast | Ten Percent of Priceless | Sales Tax For Artists

Several weeks ago we featured CPA Richard Streitfeld in our first Ignition conference. Rich shared insights on what artists can do to structure their passion into a business, how to…

4 Critical Steps to Sell More Art

“What do you do?” you’ve been asked many times. “I am an artist” is most likely the response that instantly comes to your lips. You have probably been giving this…

Ignition Begins Tonight! | Includes Lori McNee on Social Media

Do you wonder whether you should be utilizing social media to promote your art, but you don’t know how? What if Tweeting, Facebooking and blogging could help you create more…

Xanadu Announces Ignition | Time to get your Art Business in Order

Join us for a live, online conference featuring two evenings of experts who will help you transform your artistic passion into a thriving business. Creativity and talent alone aren’t enough…

How to Photograph Sculpture

Several months ago we held a live conversation on photographing sculpture. At the time, I received the following email from one of our listeners, and I had meant to post…

Not So Starving Artist of the Week: Cindy Fenster

This week we congratulate Colorado “Starving” to Successful workshop participant Cindy Fenster! Read more about this creative artist: 1. Why did you choose to pursue an art career? I have…

Step by Step Guide to Creating Postcards that Grab Attention

Thanks to all those who joined us for our live broadcast on creating powerful postcards to promote artwork. The recording is now available (after an incredibly slow upload – thank…

Insider Secrets to a Successful Art Career – Your Business Vision

  Editor’s note: Elaine Horejs is the wife & business manager of professional landscape artist John Horejs, as well as director of Xanadu Gallery.     Recently, John and I…

The Power of Consistent Follow-up | Increase your Art Sales by Relentlessly Pursuing Collectors Interested in Your Work

Almost a year ago I had a couple from Cincinnati visit the gallery on a hot summer afternoon. The couple was in town for either a business meeting or a…