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Art sales are changing in plain sight, don’t just sit and watch
Advice for creatives January 16, 2021
Art sales are changing in plain sight, don’t just sit and watch

Online art sales are booming, why are you doing nothing about it? Claim your online audience before someone else does!...

Is being a Chillpreneur the next big thing for artists? Diane Hill speaks to creativehub
Interviews December 15, 2020
Is being a Chillpreneur the next big thing for artists? Diane Hill speaks to creativehub

Diane Hill is a ‘Chinoiserie’ artist, whose craft occupies a niche area of painting and interior design artwork. In high...

Can I use TikTok to sell art online? Ian Lauer says yes!
Interviews December 15, 2020
Can I use TikTok to sell art online? Ian Lauer says yes!

Ian Lauer is an astrophotographer, who’s star-scapes and night sky vistas, captured in meticulous long exposures and time lapses, capture...

How Lisa Tegtmeier made online art sales pop!
Interviews December 15, 2020
How Lisa Tegtmeier made online art sales pop!

Lisa Tegtmeier is an illustrator based in Hamburg, who specialises in editorial and commercial illustration, her bold style, characters and...

What you need to know about responding to creative briefs
Advice for creatives November 12, 2020
What you need to know about responding to creative briefs

Why is a creative brief essential? Three pro photographers share advice and real-life examples of how to communicate with clients,...

What makes a strong creative portfolio?
Advice for creatives November 12, 2020
What makes a strong creative portfolio?

Robert Bullivant is a fine art printer and photographer based in the American midwest. He is the owner of Bullivant...