The next morning I went to a group painting location at the break of dawn. I had my first experience hiking a couple miles on a trail with all my painting equipment. 

I had prepared for hiking by cannibalizing an old backpack to put comfy straps on my french easel, and organizing my bag pretty well. It was a beautiful, peaceful state park, and the birds were singing and the trail followed a small river. My painting didn’t get far enough to share, but the experience was …

Read moreThe next morning I went to a group painting location at the break of dawn. I had my first experience hiking a couple miles on a trail with all my painting equipment. 

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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