How to take an art commission

During the course of your art career you will receive requests to produce specific works of art. These can come from a variety of people with varying levels of experience in the process of commissioning work. It is your job to ensure that the process goes smoothly from the initial request to the completed artwork…

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Getting the best out of your materials & buying wholesale.

Being profitable as an artist isn’t just selling lots of paintings, it’s also ensuring you don’t waste money on unnecessary and overpriced materials. Managing your outgoings means getting the best materials for a better price. Here are some tips and tricks to making your money go further

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Sharing your process

Your creative process is 99% of your journey and it’s the journey that counts, right? Well, the same applies for your audience and it’s their interest which you need to attract with a compelling artistic narrative.

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So, you want an art studio?

You may be a recent graduate back at home after university, wondering what your next step is, or in full-time employment hoping to dedicate more time to your creative pursuit. Whichever category you fall into, one of the first steps is finding the a suitable place to work. This is my experience of getting an art studio and what to look out for when finding your own. 

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