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Artists Take Note: Online Courses And Career-Driven Professionals

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In an age when everything has moved online, MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) are becoming increasingly popular educational models. Distance learning and online resources are now part of some more formal and traditional qualifications. But, as a creative professional, where…

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ArtWeb vs WordPress: The Artist Website of Choice

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Website providers, coding, domains, designers, themes, blogs, portfolios, shops. The options for someone wanting to branch out online are limitless and it is even more difficult if you are an artist. Your work is unique in that it is not…

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Book Review: Cutting Edges: Contemporary Collage

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Cutting Edges: Contemporary Collage by Robert Klanten Cutting Edges brings together a diverse collection of artists, illustrators and designers who have been boldly reinventing the collage medium. Originally influenced by surrealism, dada and constructivism, collage became the primary art form for…

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Book Review: How to get Ideas by Jack Foster

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How To Get Ideas by Jack Foster, illustrated by Larry Corby How to Get Ideas is a compact yet effective read, which promises to help train your brain in order to generate more ideas. The concept of becoming ‘idea prone’ is laid…

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Book review: Understanding Exposure by Bryan Peterson

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Understanding Exposure by Bryan Peterson Understanding Exposure is an informative, in-depth, and fun book for anyone looking to master photography. Although this book was published nearly 10 years ago, it’s still one of the best out there for explaining photographic principles to…

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Art and Money 3: Funding Options for Artists

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Hello! We hope you enjoyed Part 2 in the ‘Art and Money’ series, in which we focussed on Generating Traffic. Over the next few months we’ll be continuing to look at some of the issues to do with selling your work online,…

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Artists Slide Registers And Directories

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These can be a good way of getting your work seen by ‘opinion formers’ or commissioners and may even lead to you being selected or contracted for a commission. Registers and indexes vary enormously, some are selected or invited artists…

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Open Studio

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How To Exhibit In An Open Studio Comming soon In the mean time, please use the links below to contact open studio organisations directly.   A Typical Open Studio In more recent times open studios have taken on the format of…

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