Artist Tips

10 Absurd Misconceptions About Artists

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Myths and misconceptions exist for every industry. There are things we believe to be true that couldn't be further from reality! The art world is no different. Whether it's the "starving artist" idea or the idea that all art is "incredibly expensive," there are a ton of misconceptions about the reality of artists, working with artists, and how clients should approach an artist.  

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7 Reasons You Should Create Art

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My top 7 reasons for creating art no matter what your age, skill level or interests. Art is important! Let's get creating!

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MY 5 MUST HAVE ART SUPPLIES

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What are the 5 art supplies I have on hand at all times and will STOP what I'm doing to order or buy more? These are my MUST HAVE items.

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10 TIPS FOR BEGINNER ARTISTS

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Don't be intimidated by "being an artist!" It's not scary at all if you follow these 10 tips on getting started and being CONFIDENT!

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HOW TO PISS OFF YOUR ARTIST

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The "dos" and "don'ts" on commissions - what should you NEVER do, and what you should ALWAYS do when reaching out to an artist.

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