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  • How To Make Money As An Artist On Instagram

    How To Make Money As An Artist On Instagram

    I started selling my own art back in the 90’s, before there was any Instagram, before there was Google, before there was even the internet. All we had, were the gatekeepers running galleries and shady art dealers controlling which artists sell what. The ability to make money as an artist was very limited. There was […]

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  • When To Use Art Hashtags on Instagram, you will be surprised

    When To Use Art Hashtags on Instagram, you will be surprised

    Make your art stand out on Instagram. Popular art hashtags help with discoverability on Instagram. Learn which 30 top art hashtags to use on Instagram plus we go deep into each one. This article was going to be originally be called “What are the 30 best art hashtags to use on Instagram”. I bet you […]

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  • Quick Steps to Getting More Subscribers on Instagram (for Artists)

    Quick Steps to Getting More Subscribers on Instagram (for Artists)

    This applies to most social media platforms including YouTube and I would exclude Facebook as it is not designed for organic growth. It seems so simple yet we see over and over people making the same mistakes. All that effort going to waste when you could be using that time to push out better content. […]

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  • How To Make Powerful Art – The Power of Stories

    How To Make Powerful Art – The Power of Stories

    To make art more powerful, an artist needs to tell a relatable and personable story that art lovers and collectors can relate to. The more incredible and real the story, the more powerful the art that is produced to tell it, will be. Keep reading if you want to learn what you need to do […]

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  • Is it Legal To Sell Fan Art? How To Sell Fan Art Legally

    Is it Legal To Sell Fan Art? How To Sell Fan Art Legally

    Is selling fan art illegal? Are fan art commissions of copyright characters illegal? The answer is, if you are creating fan art whether for profit or not, any copyrighted character or use of trademark in a description or title without prior written consent from the copyright owner, then selling fan art is illegal but making […]

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  • How to tell if a Lithograph is real, or is it a print?

    How to tell if a Lithograph is real, or is it a print?

    The answer to the question “how to tell a real lithograph from a print?” assumes you mean a mechanical print versus an artists’ hand-made lithograph print. This requires some magnification of the image because a lithographic ‘plate’ which is used to create the printed image is usually hand-made by an artist. Under magnification you can […]

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  • Making Art Prints At Staples; All Your Questions Answered!

    Making Art Prints At Staples; All Your Questions Answered!

    Making art prints at Staples means you are using office printers instead of art or museum quality printers (e.g. Giclee printing). Office printing, such as what you would get when you are making art prints at Staples; are not high quality art prints but you can come close with the information in this article. If […]

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  • Are Art Prints Worth Anything? Or Are You Wasting Your Money

    Are Art Prints Worth Anything? Or Are You Wasting Your Money

    As a collector of art prints and as an artist who produces my own art prints for sale, I am personally on the fence about this question, many times I have wanted to buy a print and I ask myself “are art prints worth anything”? There are many reasons as to why art prints can […]

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