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Ask a Mentor #15: Struggle and Rejection

Ask a Mentor #15: Struggle and RejectionFor artists and photographers, knowing rejection is just part of the game doesn’t necessarily make it any easier. Here’s painter Megh Knappenberger’s advice on rolling with the punches and persisting through times of struggle.

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VIDEO: The 6 Themes Successful Artists and Photographers Live By

The 6 Themes Successful Artists and Photographers Live ByI’m often asked for my take on the ONE single most effective art marketing tactic out there.The one that changes art careers overnight.The problem with that question is that individual tactics aren’t what actually build art businesses! Tactics come and go – some use one, some user […]

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Ask a Mentor #14: When to Raise Your Prices

Ask a Mentor #14 – When to Raise Your PricesPricing is a sticky subject, and while every artist’s goal is to eventually be able to raise them, it can be difficult to tell when the time is right. Painter Megh Knappenberger shares her thoughts.

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Ask a Mentor #13: The 3 Elements of a Good Niche

Ask a Mentor #13 – The 3 Elements of a Good NicheNiche, niche, niche. Can’t succeed online without it, can’t fully spread your creative wings with it. Here’s 3 excellent pieces of advice from painter Megh Knappenberger on how to approach working within a profitable niche.

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Ask a Mentor #12: Marketing Abstract Art

Ask a Mentor #12: Marketing Abstract ArtGiven so much art marketing advice assumes the work being sold is figurative, abstract artists often ask us, “what changes in my situation?” The answer? Not much.

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Ask a Mentor #11: Online vs. In-Person Art Sales

Ask a Mentor #11 – Online vs. In-Person Art SalesCompared to traditional, in-person sales, selling art online is fairly passive. So how do you ever convince a collector to spend thousands of dollars on your website? Painter Megh Knappenberger is here to share her approach to making online sales more personal.

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VIDEO: Selling Art? Marketing Is ALL That Matters

Selling Art? Marketing Is ALL That MattersFor artists and photographers looking to earn a better living from their work, nothing matters more than marketing. 

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VIDEO: The Biggest Art-Selling Time of Year is Almost Here

The Biggest Art-Selling Time of Year is Almost HereAre you ready for it? An estimated 50% of ALL annual art sales take place during the three short months of October, November, and December.  Artist Bill Stidham sold over $15,000 worth of wall art last 4th quarter. Photographer John Martell sold $45,000 in the same time period.  And […]

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038: Q4 Is Coming and It’s Gonna Be Your Biggest Yet, Here’s Your Prep List

038: Q4 Is Coming and It’s Gonna Be Your Biggest Yet, Here’s Your Prep ListThe biggest art-selling time of the year is right around the corner, and it’s time to start preparing for it. Here’s our official prep list for 2019 – every task you should do NOW in order to maximize your art sales […]

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Ask a Mentor #10 – What to Ask Yourself Before Re-Branding

Ask a Mentor #10 – What to Ask Yourself Before RebrandingReady for a new look? Rebranding can breathe new life into your art business…or it can be a giant waste of time. Here’s my thoughts on how to know when it’s the right move for you.

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