February 8, 2017

Most artists are already familiar with this, and although I’ve painted for many years, I am new to marketing my work. The following may be of use to those of you who are also just beginning to grow your career as an artist. Last Friday evening I’d just returned from the artist reception at the […]

December 19, 2016

Drop an apple and it will fall to the ground. This is a fact. Why the apple falls is a completely different story, and is what humans understand as truth. We now understand the truth of gravity through the thousands of years of scientific research as “a natural phenomenon by which all things with mass […]

October 7, 2016

My wife takes late afternoon walks around our neighborhood to walk the dog or for general exercise. Sometimes she takes our grandson with her, teaching him about the value of observation and exercise. Other times she will take a bag and gloves with her to clean up the trash along her walk. I’ve been on […]

August 27, 2016

You know, I wake up every morning in a world full of geniuses. People who are younger, smarter, faster, stronger, more handsome, and more wise than me. I find it absolutely awesome that every single one of them has something to teach me. I can't imagine how horrible it must be to wake up in a world full of morons.

May 30, 2016

Last week I wrote a post about artist websites and how they unintentionally can alienate potential visitors, maybe even turning away interested buyers. This is part two of that post in which we dig a little deeper into the specifics of what a lot of artists’ sites can do to improve their users’ experiences. I’ve […]