Guest blogger Ruth Soller recently enjoyed her first-ever sold-out show at the Panhandle Plains Invitational Western Art Show and Sale after participating for four years. She shares 5 tips for how she did it – building on her successes and observations each year.
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Wondering what the protocol is for reprinting an art review? You do not own a review of your art. Like your work, the words on that page or on your computer screen are copyrighted. Here are two options for the appropriate way to share a review of your work.
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Me, Meaghan Flaherty, and Libby Hintz. Photo by Pat D’Aversa.
I flubbed up last week big time.
I failed to give credit to the photographer of the personal picture in the Art Marketing Action newsletter.
The photographer who made Megan Flaherty, Libby Hintz, and me look so good was Pat D’Aversa.
I know better than this – especially since I had just taught about the importance of credit lines in the Long Island workshop that Pat attended!
Photo by Kimberly Lennox
I’d like to say this was an isolated incident, but I also erred with the book jacket for my 2011 edition of I’d Rather Be in the Studio. I used a new photo, but I didn’t catch that the cover designer hadn’t changed the name of the photographer. (I was the only proofreader who would have known
Photographer E. Brady Robinson got to know arts leaders in the Washington, D.C. area by initiating a project to photograph their desks.
The more people see something, the more they will look forward to it and the more likely they are to act on it when the time comes.