10 Reasons an Artist Should Have Their Own Mailing List

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Business Benefits •Sell artwork directly •Sell classes directly •Help venues promote your events •Nurture collector and potential collector relationships •Nurture relationships with people, galleries, or other businesses you’d like to work with Art Journey Benefits •Have company on your art journey •Cultivate your artist persona •Nurture fan relationships •Share things you’re excited about •Get feedback …

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American Impressionist Society National Juried Exhibition – member event excitement

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Photo: Opening, 9×12″, oil on canvas, Awarded “Best of Quarry” at the American Impressionist Society wet wall competition, Sold. Last week I went to Omaha for the American Impressionist Society National Juried Exhibition (digital catalog). This was my first time attending an AIS exhibition. I had a piece accepted (below) – Yay! – and it was …

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Dewy Grass

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Just finished a painting that I started as a demo for the latest class. We’ve been trying out some different color mixing techniques, and will keep going with that. If you’d like to join us for the next color mixing experiment, join the painting class.

South Dakota Art Opportunities

Here are a few organizations that offer great information or support to South Dakota artists. If you’re in or close to Sioux Falls, you’ll want to be on the SF Arts Council’s list. South Dakota Artists Alliance (SDAA) (sdartists.net) The South Dakota Artist’s Alliance is a great group of supportive artists. I love being a …

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How to price artwork

Question: A student emailed asking how to price her beautiful artwork for an upcoming arts festival. It’s something a lot of people wonder, so I wanted to share my answer here in case you find it helpful. Comments welcome. Answer: Congratulations, that’s great!  There are 3 methods below for pricing your artwork. I suggest getting …

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