Get Some Press

Want some publicity for your small creative business? Use these tips to reach out and get noticed.     Reporters and editors are always looking for newsworthy stories to write articles for their publications and blogs – and artists are newsworthy! Do you need your share of press coverage to jump start your marketing this […]

Upcoming Arts Business Workshop in Barbados

Arts Business Institute Founder Wendy Rosen and Executive Director Carolyn Edlund will present an intensive program titled “Getting Visual Arts & Craft Market Ready”on Saturday, May 7th and Sunday, May 8th.

Artist Profile: John Metcalfe

Over 500 paintings in my first ten years have gone to private and corporate collections.

How Many Ways Can You Sell Your Art?

Artists can combine methods of selling to create different income streams that complement each other, thus smoothing over hills and valleys in revenue that can happen with only one method of earning.

Insurance for Artists: Protection from Loss and Lawsuits

Insurance—and multiple types—is critical for all small businesses.

Artist Profile: Olivia James

When I first began designing, I was drawn to ancient jewelry, creating pieces that echoed these centuries-old designs.

The Trust Factor

It’s a fact that presenting your work in a professional manner goes a long way to develop a comfort level for the customer that may lead to a sale.

Artist Profile: Robin Hiers

I have a unique style that is very much my own blend of being painterly and illustrative.

Are You Making These Mistakes with Online Art Sales?

Whether you are selling from your own website or using a third-party site, avoid these mistakes that cost you sales and opportunities.

Fall 2016 Maine Art Business Workshops Announced

Artists and makers in New England and beyond are invited to register for these upcoming events that provide professional development opportunities.