I'm looking into having "business" cards made to promote my work. I've already looked into vistaprint.com, but I'm not really psyched about their selection. Any suggestions for good sites for artist…Continue
I visited a local art show last weekend. Lots of amazing work, but one artist's paintings really caught my eye. She painted abstracts. Interesting enough compositions, but what really stood out to me…Continue
I'm in the process of creating an assemblage, and I want to experiment with some kind of interior lighting.
I'm not too familiar with this sort of thing. I'm assuming that LED lighting, because it doesn't emit a lot of heat, is the way to go. Or is this wrongheaded?
It would also make sense that the light be battery-powered.
Have any of you used small, battery-powered LEDs in your art? If so, are there any negatives to using them? And what's a good…Continue
For about a year now I've had a few of my assemblages in a couple of galleries in my area: Des Moines and Ames, Iowa. Eventually, I'd like to try and find a gallery or two in one or more of the "urban" areas in states bordering Iowa: Kansas City, Minneapolis/St. Paul, and Chicago for example.
My issue is: what's the best way for artists to find galleries that sell similar work? One simple answer is to drive to each of these cities and visit the hundreds of available galleries. This,…Continue