Design a Better Email for Professional Art Business Relationships

Design a Better Email for Professional Art Business Relationships

Design a Better Email for Professional Art Business Relationships — My mission as a Creative Business Advisor is to help Artists build healthy and strong relationships with Commercial Art Buyers. Why? Because Artists deserve to make money and professional communication is key to building a profitable partnership. You’d THINK because we spend our lives expressing ourselves that […]

WordPress Blogging Basics for Artists and Creative Business Owners

WordPress Blogging Basics for Artists and Creative Business Owners

WordPress Blogging Basics for Artists and Creative Business Owners — Of course your creative business website will have images but what about writing about your studio, experiences and community engagement in your WordPress blog (or any other website/blogging platform)? Will that help to engage your audience and increase connections to your clients?  Sure as heck […]

Preparing Your Creative Business for Impressive Holiday Sales

Preparing Your Creative Business for Impressive Holiday Sales

Preparing Your Art Business for Impressive Holiday Sales Get ready, get set, GO!!! Let’s face it, there’s MILLIONS of artists, designers and makers clamoring to sell similar artwork so it’s important to me that my clients and students are better prepared for the biggest growth opportunity of the year. Starting in October, people begin to […]

Ask a Creative Business Advisor: How Much Commission Do Galleries Deserve?

Ask a Creative Business Advisor: How Much Commission Do Galleries Deserve?

Just how much DO galleries deserve for exhibiting an artist’s work? Author: Andrea Rosenfeld of Detroit Art & Business Institute Article re-published by permission Recently I spoke at an art business event in Detroit and during the Q & A this important and often-asked question came up. The guest posed, “What gallery commission is typical […]