If you want to make a living selling your art you’ll need to reduce the cost of art supplies. Read these money-saving tips for artists on a budget.
Frugal framing: how to display your art on a budget. Recently I’ve been focusing on framing some of my family photos and memorabilia. Whilst framing fine art is a specialist area, it’s something that has saved me a lot over the years. I’d started by working on frames for my […]
Selling Art: The Under The Bed Sale. I set myself some goals recently, and one of them was to start selling my artwork. For me, making art has always been about love, and never about money, but sadly I’d fallen into a trap that many artists find themselves in – being afraid to […]
Can a day job be a good thing for artists, musicians and creatives? Or is it simply a distraction? So often, young people who hope to carve out creative careers for themselves are told, “you can’t make money from that”. Well, that’s plain wrong. There are people out there, plenty of […]
Hoping to strike gold by stumbling across a masterpiece in the attic or at next Sunday’s car boot fair? You wouldn’t be alone. It’s a natural consequence of the stratospheric prices attached to works of art that buyers, collectors and viewers might as well be looking at a framed wad of […]