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Artist Profile: Deane Bowers

The flaws and imperfections in found objects are what make them so unique and interesting to use. These imperfections aren’t deficiencies, but rather a hidden beauty and a tangible strength.

Featured Posts

How to Build an Effective Email Opt-In Form

A monthly email sent to your list is a great way to follow up after in-person meetings, and also to reach out to people who have visited your art website.

Washington, DC Metro Area Art Business Workshop

The Arts Business Institute is pleased to announce an upcoming workshop taking place on August 12-13 in the Washington, DC area.

Make the Best Ever Artist About Page

Why should the website visitor be interested in you as an artist or maker? Because the story of your inspiration, your concept, and your technique are fascinating.

The Celebrity Connection

Many artists have found an audience through making art that celebrates the celebrity connection, in different mediums and for different purposes

Art on Silk

We recently interviewed two painters who sell their work in a different format: silk scarves as fashion accessories. They share their stories and strategies on building their small businesses.     Artist Elena Avanesova approaches her business like a seasoned entrepreneur. She explains her inspiration, presentation and marketing, saying,  “When I first created a design inspired by […]