Browsing the "Art Tips" Category

What determine the value of your artwork? Part 1

‘Cirebon Pond’ Watercolour, collage and pencil on Arches paper – diptych Picture size: 72cm x 57cm Artist: Gabby Malpas As business coaches we get asked these questions many times: “What determine the value of my artwork ? And how should I [...]

June 26, 2015 Art Tips, Branding, business coaching, business tips, design tips, marketing, online marketing

Residual Income Workshop for Artists, Designers and Creative Professionals

What is it and how does it work for artists and designers? Ever dreamed of sitting back, doing nothing and just watching your bank balance grow? This is not blue sky thinking, but a savvy way to generate income even [...]

June 4, 2015 Art Tips, business tips, design tips, news & events, seminars, workshops

Patent Licensing—What is it and How Is It Done? by Fisher Adams Kelly Patent and IP Attorneys.

Patent licensing is where the owner of an invention protected by a patent or a patent application, licenses (i.e., loans) patent rights to someone else using a legal contract. The owner of the patent rights is called the licensor and [...]

May 13, 2015 Art Tips, Branding, business information, Business System, business tips, design tips, intellectual property (IP)

Do you know your Art sale cycle?

You’ve probably seen them – paintings and other works of art listed online that are $ 9,000 or more. And  right next to the artworks, a “Buy” button. You may have thought: “Does anyone actually ever place those expensive things [...]

March 3, 2015 Art Tips, business coaching, Business LifeStyle, business tips, market tips, online marketing, sales, service

Dealing with ‘art sale’ rejection

You’ve heard the same excuses over and over, and probably in many different forms: when a potential buyer decides against buying your art. The objections go something like this: “Your work is too dear,” “I don’t have wall space in [...]

February 20, 2015 Art Tips, business tips, sales, service

Live your passion!

Do you want something so badly that you obsess about it day and night, even if it means sacrificing other areas of your life? Describe yourself as passionate and determined? Do you want to do well in this area so [...]

January 28, 2015 Art Tips, business coaching, Business LifeStyle, business tips, DPP (Desire, Passion, purpose), Passion

Home is where the biz is.

So you want to work from home? It can one of the most challenging aspects of running a small business by and for yourself. So here’s some great tips to stop you climbing the walls with despair when you work [...]

January 14, 2015 Art Tips, business coaching, Business LifeStyle, business tips

Want to find out how artists make money?

Think artists simply make money by painting a picture and selling it on? Here’s our top 12 tips to earning money from inner-talents and passions: Commercial and non-profit galleries Commercial galleries sell artists’ works at a commission, typically between 40% [...]

January 9, 2015 Art Tips, Artist, business coaching, business tips, design tips, painter, running a business, sculptor

Let your creativity SHINE!

I was on a plane recently staring at  the sky above Perth when I refocused and watched a woman crochet  for the next three hours of the flight! As I watched, I realised how important it is to be creative [...]

November 12, 2014 Art Tips, Artshine Co-working space, business coaching, Business LifeStyle, business tips

Bite size steps to success!

Pixabay “How do you eat an elephant? One bite at a time.” A saying we know well, but fail to observe. The elephant may well be a big goal, but viewing it as if your life depends on it will [...]

September 19, 2014 Art Tips, business coaching, business tips, goal setting, smart goal