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From Embrace Creatives’ Founder

From Embrace Creatives’ Founder

Welcome to my big vision! My name is Andrea Bogart, Founder of Embrace Creatives and I’m THRILLED you’re here inside my professional artist network. Growing up in the 80’s I would periodically see wacky, Reeses Peanut Butter Cup commercials where, in some stupid fashion, someone holding a bar of chocolate and someone holding jar of […]

Basic live-stream and videoconferencing information: Artists, share your studio more easily

Basic live-stream and videoconferencing information: Artists, share your studio more easily

Share your creative and business world with others, more easily. For those Artists and small business owners who want to get their exhibits, tutorials and studios online or need to meet with others, virtually this video speaks about three options; Google Hangouts SKYPE Zoom (basic tutorial) I created this video easily using my free Zoom […]

Note From Embrace Creatives’s Founder, Andrea Bogart on COVID-19 and What EC is Doing to Support Our Local, National & Global Members and Art Community + Resources.

Note From Embrace Creatives’s Founder, Andrea Bogart on COVID-19 and What EC is Doing to Support Our Local, National & Global Members and Art Community + Resources.

To my Embrace Creatives community, COVID-19 is impacting all of us, globally, as individuals and communities and I know that it’s affecting artists, arts businesses and gig workers deeply. Given the sudden change in our lives I’ve decided to move the next Growth Series event, Protecting Your Art & Business to online-only. Because it will now […]

Become a Digital Ambassador to Help Strengthen Your Creative Community.

Become a Digital Ambassador to Help Strengthen Your Creative Community.

We know why you’re here on Embrace Creatives. Well, yeah, you want to generate professional relationships and revenue but it’s more than that…It’s because you realize how important it is to expose artists and art-centric business owners to creative empowerment like; skill building education that brings confidence, powerful connections that boost one’s support group, and […]

Portfolio Review Detroit Brought a Valuable and Long Lasting Opportunity to Local Artists.

Portfolio Review Detroit Brought a Valuable and Long Lasting Opportunity to Local Artists.

On October 20, 2019 we brought 13 artists and 10 reviewers together for our premier Portfolio Review continuing our mission to unite artists with commercial buyers and arts professionals. The Detroit Center for Design + Technology in Midtown hummed with intense energy and important conversations from 10am to 5pm as diverse reviewers (gallery directors, executive […]

GRAND RAPIDS ART PRIZE: How to Set Yourself Up For Acceptance Into This Public Exhibition

GRAND RAPIDS ART PRIZE: How to Set Yourself Up For Acceptance Into This Public Exhibition

ARE YOU AN ARTIST INTERESTED IN THE 2020 GRAND RAPIDS ART PRIZE? For all you wonderful EC abstract, traditional and contemporary artists out there, the 2020 Art Prize Grand Rapids, MI competition is now biennial and several artists have asked me to share my experience, having been accepted in a past competition. Before reading my […]