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Budget Design Tricks That Can Transform Your Home

Image source If you work from home and you want the place to be as attractive as possible to stop you from going stir crazy in there all alone, there are a number of design tricks, which are used by [...]

March 3, 2017 Art Tips, business coaching, business tips, design tips, office space

Packing & Shipping: The Keys To Success For Your Art Business?

pixabay.com If you are selling artwork online, a lot of your focus in the initial stages will be on building your website finding customers and schmoozing at networking events. And rightly so – they are all critical to the success [...]

February 3, 2017 Art Tips, business tips, design tips

Creative Tactics For Boosting Your Website’s Visibility

Picture credit If you are working in a creative industry and trying to sell your work online, there are heaps of roadblocks that are in your way. There’s a good chance your business – whether full-time or otherwise – will [...]

January 25, 2017 Art Tips, business coaching, business tips, Creative Industries, design tips, marketing, networking, online marketing, running a business, social media, Start Up

7 creative ways to a life of an entrepreneur

I come from a family of entrepreneurs – from my mom and dad to my brothers. They all run successful multiple businesses. Inspiration is all around me. From my parents who taught me how to create a business from scratch [...]

January 10, 2017 Art Tips, business coaching, Business LifeStyle, business tips, running a business, starting a business

Artists create…..a personal artist statement

Artist Statement- Kristine Ballard– kristineballard.com The biggest challenge facing any artist is a personal declaration of what they stand for. See it as a personal stamp that sets out for your viewers a type of Q&A about you and your art. [...]

January 3, 2017 Art Tips, branding, business tips, design tips, marketing, online marketing

Melting your ‘creative freeze’

If writers have ‘writer’s block’ where they can’t turn a word, then artists suffer from ‘creative freeze’ – a desert of ideas, creation and spark. For most, a creative freeze is the worst possible fate. Your mojo has upped and [...]

December 29, 2016 Art Tips, business coaching, Business LifeStyle, business tips, design tips

Alternate Education Careers: Getting Involved With Children Without Being a School Teacher

Gabby Malpas – Art Classes Getting your foot into the educational industry is a valiant move. Very few services provide for children and they can be a lucrative market assuming you’re located in the right spot. Parents are willing to [...]

December 29, 2016 Art Tips, business coaching, Business LifeStyle, business tips

Blog now – for art’s sake!

As a contemporary artist looking to keep ahead of the market, the need for a digital presence is the only way to keep your art in the mind’s eye of regular fans and potential collectors. In this fast-paced world, you [...]

December 8, 2016 Art Tips, business tips, design tips, market tips, online marketing

Five ‘P’s’ to artistic perfection

Last week, I emphasised the four most important steps to becoming an in-demand artist. These were: Be detailed; Real life, real art; I.am.Promoter and The power of ‘No‘ While these skills will shape you technically as a creative talent, there are [...]

November 18, 2016 Art Tips, branding, business coaching, Business LifeStyle, business tips, design tips, DPP (Desire, Passion, purpose), Passion

Why honesty is the best policy to make your Art and Design practice boom

Do you often find yourself pushing the boundaries of truth into dishonesty just to make your business look fantastic? Or, indeed, offer half-truths for the fear of being professionally ridiculed by telling the full truth? As creative business coaches, we [...]

November 16, 2016 Art Tips, branding, business coaching, Business LifeStyle, business tips, design tips